Getting Social with Your Community Bank

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 in Mobile Banking, Online Security, Peoples Progress e-Newsletter |

We’re constantly amazed at the openness with which some of our customers communicate with us via email and social media. On the one hand, we’re grateful to have engendered such trust and confidence, but on the other hand, we’re scared to death that such information might be abused by criminals who are very good at intercepting such data. Here’s some useful tips that will keep the convenience of online communication safe. Watching the Twitter...

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If you’re looking for a privately-funded, well-rated charity, look no further

Posted on Nov 19, 2013 in Community Involvement, Investing, Managing Your Money, Peoples Bank News |

Most of you who read this blog are in position to help others in need, and to your credit, you want to do so. The really important question is not why, or how much, but who? This second blog about charitable giving, takes up this issue. You’ve probably heard the stories about, or perhaps even experienced, charities who turned out to be weakly ineffective, or worse, fraudulent. The internet contains hundreds of such tragic stories. Charity...

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