Spencer Savings Bank Awards Almost $25,000 in Scholarships To Local Students

Scholarships To Local Students

Spencer Savings Bank was pleased to continue its scholarship program this year and award almost $25,000 in scholarships to both high school and middle school students throughout New Jersey. The scholarships will help families in New Jersey pay for their child’s education. Students were selected, by their school, for high academic achievement and community service …

Last Minute Year-End Moves To Slash Your Tax Bill

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The end of the year will be here before you know it, and after that tax time will be right over the horizon. The steps you take now, before year-end, could have a profound impact on your tax bill when April rolls around. Time is running short, but you can still take steps to lower …

12 Ways to Protect Your Mobile Device

Protect Your Mobile Device

Your mobile device provides convenient access to your email, bank and social media accounts. Unfortunately, it can potentially provide the same convenient access for criminals. Spencer recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe. Use the passcode lock on your smartphone and other devices. This will make it more …

8 Tips for Protecting Yourself Online

Protecting Yourself Online

Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the 2018 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report, 152 million U.S. consumers were victims of cybercrime – more than half of the country’s adult online population – with losses totaling over $11.5 billion. Spencer Savings Bank recommends the following tips to help keep your information …

Celebrating National Small Business Month

Small Business Week 2019

In celebration of National Small Business Month, we sat down with a Spencer business customer to hear about his story – his start in business and road to success. Mukesh “Mike” Papaiya, a Spencer customer since 2003, is an experienced and successful businessman operating numerous business entities: a tobacco distribution company, seven family owned liquor …

9 Money-Safe Tips for Your Next Vacation

9 Money Safe Tips

Going on vacation is not an inexpensive proposition, so it is important to keep your traveling money safe. It is easy to let your guard down when on vacation, but doing so could open you up to theft, hacking and other crimes. If you want to stay safe and enjoy your favorite destination, just follow …

Financial Center Spotlight: North Caldwell

Branch Spotlight Garwood NJ

Financial Center Manager Madeline Zega How long have you been with Spencer? I came to Spencer in May of 2004 to open the Branch in North Caldwell. Why do you feel the bank is so successful in creating long-term relationships with its customers? The people in the branches really do build relationships with their customers. …

Financial Center Spotlight: Ewing, NJ

Spotlight Ewing

Financial Center Manager Rebecca Kelly Can you tell us a bit about yourself? I have an extensive level of retail banking experience and supervisory skills. My most recent position in retail banking was managing a team in a call center environment, where we provided an exceptional level of customer service with a focus on customer …

Financial Center Spotlight: Customer Service Center

Branch Spotlight Customer Service Center TIM

Financial Center Manager Angelica Kline I hear you extended operating hours. What are the new hours? Our new hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. What are some of the newest improvements to customer service at Spencer Savings Bank? Our newest improvement in …