Spencer Savings Bank Welcomes Fernando Garip as VP, C&I Lending Relationship Manager

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Spencer Savings Bank, one of New Jersey’s leading community banks, is pleased to announce Fernando Garip has joined the team as new Vice President, Commercial and Industrial Lending Relationship Manager. Garip is an experienced banking and real estate professional with almost a decade of experience that includes working at a commercial real estate firm as …

Spencer Savings Bank Welcomes New Union County Market Manager

ANA ROGRIGUES

Spencer Savings Bank is pleased to welcome Ana Rodrigues as its new Market Manager in Union County, New Jersey. Ana will lead the overall success of the bank’s Union County teams – specifically in the Westfield, Cranford, Union and Elizabeth locations. She will be responsible for the overall team management and business development. “We are …

National Freelance Business Week: Business Customer Spotlight

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Can you tell us a bit about your professional background? I’ve been working in bookkeeping and accounting for over 20 years, mostly for law firms. I was a controller for one particular law firm for many years and that job suited me really well. I maintained all the employee records and HR records, oversaw office …

5 Reasons to Shop Local & Eat Local This Holiday Season

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The holiday season is here and there is no better year than this one to shop local and eat local. Whether you have a huge family to buy for or plan to purchase presents for just a few friends, the money you spend will make a real difference. Businesses in our local community have had …

Spencer Donates $10,000 Towards NJ STEM Education

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Spencer Savings Bank, a leading New Jersey-based community bank, recently donated $10,000 to the Research & Development Council of New Jersey to support the state’s educational programs in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The organization founded and established the Governor’s STEM Scholars, a program that provides New Jersey’s high achieving high …

Spencer Receives New Jersey Bankers Association 2022 Community Service Award

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Spencer Savings Bank is proud to announce that the bank has been honored with the New Jersey Bankers Association 2022 Community Service Award. The award recognizes companies that exhibit outstanding efforts in improving the lives of New Jersey citizens and the communities in which they live. “Our commitment to community remains strong! We are honored …

Spencer Donates $100,000 to Support Hurricane Ian Relief Efforts

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Spencer Savings Bank, a leading New Jersey-based community bank, is supporting the American Red Cross to provide aid to those impacted by Hurricane Ian. The bank has announced a $100,000 donation to the organization. “Our hearts continue to be with all those communities who have been devastated by this historic storm. We’re proud to partner …

Celebrating Cybersecurity Awareness Month with Anti-Phishing Campaign

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Spencer Savings Bank has joined the American Bankers Association and banks across the nation to promote an industry-wide campaign educating consumers about the persistent threat of phishing scams. The FTC estimates that consumers lost $5.8 billion to phishing and other fraud in 2021, an increase of more than 70% compared to 2020. To combat phishing, …

JOIN US! Pet Adoption Day on Sunday, October 9th

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Join us for our second Pet Adoption Day and adopt a new furry friend. Our rescue groups will be bringing their pets to our Elmwood Park Financial Center parking lot (680 River Drive) to find their new paw-rents and fur-ever home! The event will take place from 11am to 3pm. Guests will also enjoy free …

Spencer Welcomes New Financial Center Manager in Cranford

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Spencer Savings Bank is pleased to welcome Haner Eugenia as the new Financial Center Manager of the Spencer Savings Bank Cranford location (213 South Avenue). He is responsible for leading and managing customer relationship development, local community engagement and the day-to-day operations of the center. Haner joins Spencer with almost 15 years of banking experience. …