Spencer Savings Bank Donates $100,000 To NJ Hospitals Battling The Coronavirus Pandemic

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Spencer Savings Bank recently made a $100,000 donation to support NJ hospitals battling the coronavirus pandemic. A donation of $50,000 was made to Hackensack University Medical Center in Bergen County and Trinitas Regional Medical Center in Union County. “We are so grateful to Spencer Savings Bank for their generous donation of $50,000 to Hackensack University …

Leadership Lessons from a Colonel of Marines

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He was built like an Offensive Lineman, stood 6’4” and was a recipient of the Silver Star for heroism in Vietnam. This was one tough Marine. After two overseas deployments and almost four years with 2nd Marine Division as a Platoon Commander, I was leaving Active Duty in less than 12 months. I received a set …

Six Tips for New Remote Workers

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The COVID-19 pandemic has forced millions of Americans to work from home. For some, it may be unchartered waters. Fortunately, there are simple changes you can make to help you work efficiently, and possibly be more productive than ever, if you’re self-isolating in your home office. Whether you are a seasoned remote worker or doing …

7 Ways to Give Back to Your Community During a Pandemic

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During a pandemic, your local community needs your help more than ever. If your workplace has shut down and you are now stuck at home every day, you can use your excess time to give back to your community. Whether you want to volunteer directly or provide money to an essential nonprofit association, there are …

Letters to Our Heroes

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Not all heroes wear capes and have super powers. Some heroes are real. Some heroes wear scrubs and other uniforms. They help people in desperate need. Join us in thanking our local community heroes for working hard on the front-lines fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Every day we are grateful for all the amazing doctors, nurses …

Coronavirus Update – Revised Financial Center Hours

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Spencer Savings Bank is committed to the safety, health and well-being of its customers and employees. As the country continues to deal with the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we want to take a moment to assure the community that we are closely monitoring the situation which is continuously evolving. Please know that as a …

FBI Sees Rise in Fraud Schemes Related to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic

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Scammers are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal your money, your personal information, or both. Don’t let them. Protect yourself and do your research before clicking on links purporting to provide information on the virus, donating to a charity online or through social media, contributing to a crowdfunding campaign, purchasing products online, or giving up …

Spencer Helps Eva’s Village Coach Its Job Seeking Community

Mock Job Fair

We recently spent the morning in Paterson helping Eva’s Village coach its job seeking community with participation in a mock job fair. Employees, posing as hiring managers, interviewed clients and provided feedback on both interviewing skills and resume writing. Patricia Gallagher, CEO of the Garfield YMCA, also joined the team for the event. The mock …

Save For Retirement While Enjoying Tax Benefits

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Retirement savings seems complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Opening an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) and contributing to it regularly can create a secure retirement scenario for your future. There are two types of IRAs, Traditional and Roth, and with both options money contributed grows on a tax-deferred basis. For 2019, you can make …