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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Plains, NY Branch Community “Shred” Day a Big Success

May 6, 2019

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with a successful event at its Dover Plains, NY branch on Saturday, May 4.

 

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2019 Scholarship Program

April 18, 2019

 Salisbury bank announces 2019 scholarship program, enriching local communities through higher education

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Buying Your First Home and Credit Scores

April 18, 2019

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with important information on buying your first home and credit scores.

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Aidan J. Gilligan Assumes Commercial Lender Responsibilities in Great Barrington, MA

April 17, 2019

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Aidan Gilligan has recently accepted a Commercial Lender position in its Great Barrington, MA office. In this role, he will serve clients in Berkshire County, Massachusetts and the surrounding communities.

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Salisbury Bank’s Community Day at the Dover Plains Branch on May 4

April 17, 2019

Salisbury Bank is continuing its initiative to fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Preserving Family Relationships while Preserving Family Wealth

March 25, 2019

Families usually want to preserve the wealth that they have accumulated and do what they can to ensure it will be used wisely. Sometimes that focus can overwhelm efforts to achieve another important goal: preserving family relationships. We rarely hear about successful family estate and wealth planning; the horror stories of famous, fabulously wealthy families, though, are told, retold, dissected, and held up as cautionary tales. Here are a few ideas families can consider to help keep the peace.

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Estate Planning for the Digital Age

March 25, 2019

What will happen to your Facebook account when you die? What about all your photos shared on social media, your texts with loved ones, or documents on cloud-storage systems? In just the two-year period from 2012 to 2014, humans produced more data than in all of human civilization before that – and the pace is only accelerating.

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Charlene Fitzgerald Joins Salisbury Bank As Vice President, Customer Support And Electronic Services Manager

March 20, 2019

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Charlene Fitzgerald joined the Bank as Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager.

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Salisbury Bank's Riverside Division 2019 Community Day Schedule Announced

March 13, 2019

Riverside Bank, a Division Of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2019 Community Day Schedule.

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Amanda Goewey of Salisbury Bank And Trust Company Receives New Leaders in Banking Award

January 23, 2019

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Amanda Goewey, Vice President, Berkshire Regional Branch Manager was chosen as one of the select few as this year’s "New Leader in Banking". 

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Salisbury Bank’s Eleventh Annual Fill-The-Basket Campaign Was a Success

January 16, 2019

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that it has completed another successful “Fill-the-Basket” food drive aiming to benefit local food pantries.

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Salisbury Bank Starts its Annual "We Believe" Program

November 26, 2018

Salisbury Bank Starts its Annual “We Believe” Program, Collecting New Unwrapped Gifts for Local Children.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's Eleventh Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign

November 1, 2018

A rapid rise in demand, along with increased food prices makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference by supporting local food pantries.

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Salisbury Bank Offers a Free Seminar on Creating a Business Plan

October 24, 2018

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar to discuss the steps in creating a Business Plan.

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Amanda Goewey Promoted to Vice President, Berkshire Regional Branch Manager

October 2, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Amanda Goewey to Vice President, Berkshire Regional Branch Manager.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Offers Free Seminar on Making Sense of Medicare

October 1, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank And Trust Company Completes its Fourth Season of Community/Shred Days

September 5, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that its 4th season of Community/Shred Days was a huge success. The Bank held four Community Days in the New York Region over the course of three months that included its Fishkill, New Paltz, Newburgh, and Poughkeepsie branches.

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Salisbury Bank is Holding a Community Day at Sharon, CT Branch on September 15

September 4, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank is Holding a Community Day at Great Barrington, MA Branch on Saturday, September 8

August 22, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is Holding a Community Day at the Newburgh, NY Branch on Saturday, August 25

August 8, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Value Investing and Today’s Affluent Portfolio

August 7, 2018

Every consumer likes a good bargain, particularly value investors, who seek out stocks trading for less than their intrinsic value. By choosing companies the market has undervalued, or investing in mutual funds with similar objectives, value investors may realize positive returns. With proper diversification, the prudent use of a value-based investment philosophy may well serve the long-term needs of today’s investor.

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Six Tips for Wealth & Sanity

August 7, 2018

Investing can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. If you have a portfolio that was built for you and use the help of a financial advisor, you shouldn’t be too worried about volatility and financial news.

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Top Dog: An Estate Planning "Tail"

August 7, 2018

Would you disinherit your grandchildren and leave an obscene amount of money in a trust fund for your pet? If you were billionaire Leona Helmsley, that is exactly what you would do. Yes, in 2007 Americans learned in amazement that Helmsley’s will left $12 million in trust for her white Maltese canine companion, Trouble, while leaving nothing to her grandchildren. Astonishment aside, that gesture sent a message to the public that reinforced a commonly-held belief: estate planning is for the super wealthy, the iconoclastic elite, and the entitled.

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Five Features of a Healthy 401(K) Plan

August 7, 2018

Many companies offer 401(k) retirement plans as a valuable incentive to recruit and retain the best talent. Other companies offer 401(k) plans from a place of parental responsibility to encourage their employees to save for their own retirement. Since 401(k) plans vary greatly, you might wonder whether your company plan is competitive and doing what it should to encourage retirement savings. The following five discussion points will help you understand if your 401(k) is holding up well against other plans.

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Salisbury Bank’s Community Day at the Millerton, NY Branch on August 18

August 1, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is Holding a Community Day at the Fishkill, NY Branch on Saturday, August 4

July 19, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Canaan, CT Branch Community Day a Big Success

July 19, 2018

Salisbury Bank completed a successful Community Day event at its Canaan, CT branch on Saturday, July 7.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Announces Annual Scholarship Program Award Recipients

July 11, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Annual Scholarship Program. Salisbury Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Ten scholarships in the amount of $2,500.00 were awarded to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The recipients are high-achieving students who possess a variety of interests, have demonstrated leadership experience, displayed consistent community involvement, and strive to make their world a better place.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is Holding a Community Day at the New Paltz, NY Branch on Saturday, July 21

July 5, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Michael Jordan Promoted to Vice President, IT Security and Service Solutions Manager

June 28, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Jordan to Vice President, IT Security and Service Solutions Manager. As Vice President, he will continue in his role to manage the overall responsibilities of all IT Security functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the Service Solutions function.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Canaan Branch on July 7th

June 21, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sheffield, MA and Lakeville, CT Branches Community Days a Big Success

June 20, 2018

Salisbury Bank completed successful Community Day events at its Sheffield, MA branch on Saturday, May 26, and Lakeville, CT branch on Saturday, June 2.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Plains, NY Branch Community Day a Big Success

June 16, 2018

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with a successful event at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 5.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Offers Free Community Shred Day at Poughkeepsie, NY Office on Saturday, June 30th

June 13, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank Partners with SCORE to Bring You a Free Seminar to Discuss Simple Steps for Growing Your Business

May 23, 2018

Salisbury Bank and the Dutchess County Chapter of SCORE are joining together to offer a free seminar to discuss simple steps for growing your business.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Lakeville Branch on June 2nd

May 17, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Sheffield Branch on May 26th

May 9, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Dover Plains Branch on May 5

April 25, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company will Celebrate the Opening of it's Newest Branch in Fishkill, NY, with a Ribbon Cutting Event

April 20, 2018

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company will celebrate the Bank’s expansion and relocation from Main Street Plaza into their newest branch location at 701 Route 9, Fishkill, NY. Salisbury Bank acquired the former Orange Bank & Trust Company branch on April 13, 2018.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Medicare

April 19, 2018

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2018 Scholarship Program

April 18, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2018 Annual Time to Shine Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. Ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes it's Purchase and Assumption of the Fishkill, New York Branch of Orange Bank and Trust Company for it's Riverside Division

April 13, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has completed its acquisition of the Fishkill, New York branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Orange County Bancorp, Inc. (OTC: OCBI).

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" In Berkshire County 2018

April 12, 2018

The Berkshire Record has completed its 2018 Readers’ Survey for the “Best of Berkshire County”. For the sixth consecutive year, Salisbury Bank, with locations in Great Barrington, Sheffield, and South Egremont, Massachusetts, was voted the Best Bank in Berkshire County. Salisbury Bank competed against seven other banks and credit unions in the “Best Bank” category.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Internet Security

April 5, 2018

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Internet Security. In the seminar you will learn how hackers invade computers to steal financial information, what you can do to avoid being vulnerable to a computer breach, and what to do if you have been hacked.      

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Employee Awards

March 9, 2018

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to deserving employees for the year 2017.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Tips for Avoiding Online Dating Scams

March 8, 2018

Social media networks and dating websites have become increasingly popular tools for meeting and communicating. Unfortunately, fraudsters have capitalized on this trend and often create fake profiles to lure in victims, establish romantic relationships, and eventually, extort money.

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Spring Burke of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Receives 2018 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

February 21, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Spring Burke, Vice President, Mortgage Advisor has been named a Five Star Mortgage Professional in 2018. She will be featured in the March issue of Connecticut Magazine.

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Salisbury Bank's Tenth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign Was a Huge Success

January 16, 2018

Salisbury Bank has completed another successful Fill-the-Basket food drive helping food pantries feed those in need.

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Nicole M. Chase Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of Lakeville and Salisbury Branches

January 10, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Nicole Chase has recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of the Lakeville and Salisbury branches.

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Allison M. Romeo Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager

January 4, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Allison Romeo recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Agrees to Buy the Fishkill, New York Branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company for its Riverside Division

December 13, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the Fishkill, New York branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Orange County Bancorp, Inc. (OTC: OCBI) and assume approximately $23 million in deposits and purchase approximately $8 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program

November 22, 2017

Please join Salisbury Bank in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program

November 22, 2017

Please join Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign

October 26, 2017

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Signing Up For Healthcare and How to Pay For It

October 11, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on signing up for healthcare and how to pay for it. In this seminar, the following topics will be covered: financial plans you have in place now, documents needed to truly be prepared, assessing your health care needs and plans, and healthcare options available.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes its Third Shred Season

October 5, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that its 3rd shred season was a huge success. The Bank held four Community Shred Days in the New York Region over the course of four months that included its Fishkill, New Paltz, Newburgh and Poughkeepsie branches.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Millerton, Great Barrington, and Sharon Shred Days a Big Success

October 4, 2017

Salisbury Bank held three more successful Community Shred Days at its Millerton, New York branch on Saturday, August 19th, its Great Barrington, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, September 9th, and its Sharon, Connecticut branch on Saturday, September 16th.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Prepare for Emergencies

September 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar on how to prepare for different types of emergencies.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at the Newburgh, NY Office on Friday, September 22nd

September 7, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank's Sharon Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 16th

September 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Kevin Bennett Joins Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer

August 24, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is proud to announce that Kevin Bennett has recently joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Consumer Fraud Crimes

August 24, 2017

Salisbury Bank, in partnership with Noble Horizons, is offering a seminar which will focus on consumer fraud crimes and how to avoid becoming a victim. This program will look inside the mind of a criminal, focus on the psychology behind consumer fraud crimes and offer ways to protect you and your loved ones from becoming victims.

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Salisbury Bank's Great Barrington Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 9th

August 23, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Smart Financial Steps and Plans for Seniors and Their Caregivers

August 23, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on smart financial steps and plans for seniors and their caregivers. In this seminar, the following questions will be answered: What financial plans do you have in place now? What documents must you have ready to truly be prepared? Assessing your health care needs and plans – are you in “good shape”? Who will handle your financial decisions? What are the duties and limits of a financial caregiver?

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

August 16, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Partners With Local Non-Profits for Mobile Banking Campaign

August 9, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that three non-profit organizations received donations as a result of the collective effort of Bank employees and customers during its Mobile Banking Campaign.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Lakeville and Canaan Shred Days a Big Success

August 3, 2017

Salisbury Bank held two more successful Community Shred Days at its Lakeville, Connecticut branch on Saturday, June 3rd, and its Canaan, Connecticut branch on Saturday, July 8th.

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Salisbury Bank's Millerton Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, August 19th

August 2, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Julianna Sinchak Promoted to Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager

July 19, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Julianna Sinchak to Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager. As Vice President, she will continue in her role to manage the overall responsibilities of all Marketing functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the sales administration function.

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The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Celebrates The Opening of its Newest branch in New Paltz, NY, With a Ribbon tying Event

July 12, 2017

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company would like to thank the New Paltz community for a wonderful ribbon tying event that was held in conjunction with the New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, June 21st. The event was a celebration of the Bank’s expansion into their newest branch location at 275 Main Street in New Paltz. Salisbury Bank acquired the former Empire State Bank branch on June 2, 2017.

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Salisbury Bank Enriches Local Communities Through Higher Education Scholarships

June 21, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2017 Annual Scholarship Program. Salisbury Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Eight scholarships in the amount of $3,000.00 were awarded to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The recipients are high-achieving students who possess a variety of interests, have demonstrated leadership experience, displayed consistent community involvement, and strive to make their world a better place. The 2017 Scholarship recipients include:

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Salisbury Bank's Canaan Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, July 8th

June 21, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Jennifer Peterson Promoted to Lending Compliance Specialist, CRA Officer

June 14, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Peterson to Lending Compliance Specialist and Assistant Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Officer. As Assistant CRA Officer, she will continue in her role to provide critical support to the CRA Officer and will assume responsibility for various aspects of the CRA requirements.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes Its Purchase and Assumption of The New Paltz, New York Branch of Empire State Bank for it's Riverside Division

June 5, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has completed its acquisition of the New Paltz, New York branch of Empire State Bank, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of ES Bancshares, Inc. (OTC: ESBS). The transaction included Salisbury’s assumption of approximately $31 million in deposits and purchase of approximately $7 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sheffield Shred Day a Big Success

June 1, 2017

Salisbury Bank held its second successful Community Shred Day at its Sheffield, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, May 20.  

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Create Your Legacy

June 1, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Estate Planning and Medicare Fraud. In this informative seminar, attendees will be provided with an overview of estate planning which will include conservatorship, healthcare power of attorney, wills, and living wills.It will also touch on the probate process – how to prepare for it and how it works. The presentation will end with a brief discussion on Medicare Fraud.

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" in Berkshire County

May 25, 2017

The Berkshire Record completed its 2017 Readers’ Survey for the “Best of Berkshire County”. After six weeks of intensive voting, Salisbury Bank, with locations in Sheffield, South Egremont, and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, was voted the Best Bank in Berkshire County for the fifth year in a row. Voting categories included community, shopping, dining, nightlife, arts and culture, and home and design.

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Jordan Andersen to Manage Great Barrington Branch of Salisbury Bank Georgann Farnum to Assume the Assistant Branch Manager Position

May 24, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Jordan Andersen has recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager at the Great Barrington Branch. The former Branch Manager, Georgann Farnum will be assuming the Assistant Branch Manager position to provide for a smooth transition pending her planned retirement in 2018.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Shred Day a Big Success

May 18, 2017

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with a successful event at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 6.

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Salisbury Bank Warns Older Americans about Grandparent Scam

May 17, 2017

The next time you receive a frantic call from someone saying they are your grandchild and asking for money, make sure it’s actually your grandchild who’s calling. According to the Federal Trade Commission, in 2016, impersonation scams ranked second as the most common consumer complaint, with more than 400,000 reported. The “grandparent scam,” is a form of financial abuse that deliberately targets older Americans using impersonation tactics.

 

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Salisbury Bank's Lakeville Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, June 3rd

May 17, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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John Trott Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Commercial Lending

May 10, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is proud to announce that John Trott was appointed to serve as Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Commercial Lending.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

May 4, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank's Sheffield Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, May 20th

May 3, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Employees Graduate From The Connecticut School of Finance and Management

April 26, 2017

Amanda Goewey, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager, and Eileen P. Narbutas, AAP, Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management (CSFM), an intensive two year bank management training program sponsored by the Connecticut Bankers Association. The program provides an opportunity for bank management personnel and other key employees of Connecticut’s banking industry to obtain a more comprehensive knowledge and awareness of the banking business.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on May 6th

April 20, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Scholarship Program Enriching Local Communities Through Higher Education

April 13, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2017 Annual Time To Shine Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. Ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank announces its 2017 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Day events will take place during the months of May through September at our branches throughout the tri-state area, and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2017 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2017

Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced its 2017 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state area and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar Best Practices for Business Owners With 401(k) Plans

March 20, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about best practices for business owners with 401(k) plans. Seminar topics will help business owners understand their role as a plan fiduciary, steps to take to manage their responsibilities and risk, along with how to select and monitor providers. Seminar topics will also include some of the most common mistakes made by Plan Sponsors and how to reduce their chance of occurrence.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Seminar on Best Practices for Business Owners with 401(k) Plans

March 20, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is offering a free seminar with valuable information about best practices for business owners with 401(k) plans. Seminar topics will help business owners understand their role as a plan fiduciary, steps to take to manage their responsibilities and risk, along with how to select and monitor providers. Seminar topics will also include some of the most common mistakes made by Plan Sponsors and how to reduce their chance of occurrence.

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Bianca Martin to Manage the Millerton Branch of Salisbury Bank

March 15, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Bianca Martin has accepted the Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager position at the Millerton Branch.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Employee Awards

March 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to four deserving employees for the year 2016.

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Eric Haffa Joins The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager and Cash Management Specialist

February 22, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Eric Haffa has recently joined the Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager and Cash Management Specialist at our Newburgh Branch.

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Lana Morrison Retires From Salisbury Bank

February 15, 2017

It is with regret but warm wishes that Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announces the retirement of long-time employee Lana Morrison.

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Justin Markovits, Esq. Joins Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services Team

February 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Justin Markovits, Esq. has recently joined Salisbury Bank and Trust as Vice President, Trust Officer in the Wealth Advisory Services division.

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7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

February 1, 2017

As the 2017 tax season gets underway, Salisbury Bank is urging all customers to take extra precaution when filing their return to prevent exposure to tax fraud.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Agrees to Buy the New Paltz, New York Branch of Empire State Bank for it's Riverside Division

January 12, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the New Paltz, New York branch of Empire State Bank, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of ES Bancshares, Inc. (OTC:  ESBS) and assume approximately $31 million in deposits and purchase approximately $6.8 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank's Ninth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign Was a Huge Success

January 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank has completed another successful Fill-the-Basket food drive helping food pantries feed those in need.

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Kimberly Downey of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Receive New Leaders in Banking Award

December 15, 2016

Kim Downey, Vice President, Trust Officer at Salisbury Bank and Trust Company was chosen as one of the select few New Leaders in Banking. Over the last few months, the Connecticut Bankers Association (CBA) and Connecticut Banking magazine asked bankers throughout Connecticut to nominate their peers for the leadership award. Nominees must work at a CBA Member Bank, be an outstanding employee, manager, or business leader, and be making a notable impact within their bank and community.

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Salisbury Trust Partners With Lebenthal

December 9, 2016

Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services (“Salisbury Trust”), the trust division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, has announced that it has added Lebenthal Asset Management (“Lebenthal”) to its carefully selected line-up of investment partners.  Lebenthal, a $1.4 billion New York City based investment management firm, is recognized for its seasoned experience in global and US equity as well as municipal bond portfolio management.

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Spring Burke Receives 2017 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

December 6, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Spring Burke has been chosen as a 2017 Five Star Mortgage Professional award winner. She will be featured in the March issue of Connecticut Magazine.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program, Collecting New Unwrapped Gifts for Local Children

December 2, 2016

Please join Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program, Collecting New Unwrapped Gifts for Local Children

December 2, 2016

Please join Salisbury Bank in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

 

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Julianna Sinchak Promoted to Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager

October 31, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Julianna Sinchak to Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager. She will continue in her role to manage the overall responsibilities of all Marketing functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the sales administration function.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's Ninth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign, Collecting Food and Donations for Local Food Pantries

October 24, 2016

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Internet Security: Savvy, Safe, Secure

September 30, 2016

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Internet Security. In the seminar you will learn how hackers invade computers to steal financial information, what you can do to avoid being vulnerable to a computer breach, and what to do if you have been hacked.            

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Elder Abuse and Fraud

September 13, 2016

Salisbury Bank, Geer Village, and Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association are partnering to offer a seminar that will provide information on Elder Abuse and Fraud and what can be done to protect you or your loved ones.

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Salisbury Bank's Sharon Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 17th

August 31, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes it's Second Shred Season

August 31, 2016

Riverside Bank, a division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that their 2nd shred season was a huge success. We held three Community Shred Days in the New York Region over the course of three months that included our Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, and Fishkill branches.

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Salisbury Bank's Great Barrington Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 10th

August 24, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Amanda Lidstone of Salisbury Bank Earns National Certification

August 9, 2016

Amanda Lidstone, CRCM, Vice President, Compliance Officer of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, recently attained the Certified AML and Fraud Professional (CAFP) accreditation.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Canaan Shred Day a Big Success

August 4, 2016

Salisbury Bank held its fourth successful Community Shred Day at its Canaan, Connecticut branch on Saturday, July 9th.  

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Salisbury Bank's Millerton Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, August 20th

August 3, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Lakeville Banker Completes ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management - Earns CFMP Designation

July 28, 2016

Julianna Sinchak, Marketing Manager of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, recently graduated from the American Bankers Association (ABA) School of Bank Marketing and Management.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Fishkill, NY Office on August 6th

July 25, 2016

Riverside Bank, a division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

 

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Robert Drucker of Salisbury Bank Announces his Retirement

July 18, 2016

Salisbury Bank says goodbye to a long-time Director, Robert S. Drucker, as he retires at the end of his current term.

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Salisbury Bank Announces The 2016 Lakeville Shred Day a Big Success

July 12, 2016

Salisbury Bank held its third successful Community Shred Day at its Lakeville, Connecticut branch on Saturday, June 4th.  

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Poughkeepsie, NY Office on July 23rd

July 11, 2016

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Four Salisbury Bank Employees Graduate from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management

June 28, 2016

Kim Bergenty, Assistant Vice President, Compliance Manager; Tara Decker, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager; Kim Downey, Vice President, Trust Officer; and Andrea MacArthur, Assistant Vice President, Retail Lending Manager all recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management (CSFM), an intensive two year bank management training program sponsored by the Connecticut Bankers Association.

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Salisbury Bank's Canaan Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, July 9th

June 20, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Employee Awards

June 15, 2016

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to four deserving employees for the year 2015.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

June 7, 2016

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 6, 2016

Every year, millions of seniors fall victim to financial fraud. Studies show elder financial abuse costs seniors approximately $2.9 billion each year. In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, Salisbury Bank is urging older customers and their trusted caregivers to safeguard all personal information and stay alert to the common signs of financial abuse.

 

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Salisbury Bank and Partner, The Carrot Project, Finance Grass + Grit Farm in New Paltz, New York

June 2, 2016

The Carrot Project and Salisbury Bank and Trust Company are pleased to announce a loan made through the Greater Berkshire Agriculture Fund (GBAF) to Grass + Grit Farm in New Paltz, New York.

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Salisbury Bank and Partner, The Carrot Project, Finance Turner Hill Malting Co. in South Egremont, Massachusetts

June 2, 2016

The Carrot Project and Salisbury Bank and Trust Company are pleased to announce a loan provided through the Greater Berkshire Agriculture Fund (GBAF) to Turner Hill Malting Co. in South Egremont, Massachusetts.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover and Sheffield Shred Days a Big Success

June 1, 2016

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with two successful events at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 7th and its Sheffield, Massachusetts branch on Saturday May 21st.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Newburgh, NY Office on June 25th

June 1, 2016

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

 

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" in Berkshire County

May 17, 2016

The Berkshire Record recently completed a survey for the “Best of Berkshire County” in over 400 categories, ranging from women’s shoes to elected officials, and readers overwhelmingly voted Salisbury Bank the Best Bank in Berkshire County for the fourth year in a row. Salisbury Bank, with locations in Sheffield, South Egremont, and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, was voted #1 in the 2016 Readers’ Survey, which was conducted throughout the month of February.

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Salisbury Banks Lakeville Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, June 4th

May 16, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2016 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

May 4, 2016

Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced its 2016 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state area and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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5 Ways to Spot a Lottery Scam Salisbury Bank Warns Community About a Popular Scam

April 22, 2016

According to the FBI, in 2014 consumers lost more than $8 million to solicitation scams promising instant wealth and grand prize earnings. These scams, commonly referred to as the “advance fee”, “lottery”, or “sweepstakes” scam, involve fraudsters issuing counterfeit checks and fake award letters to consumers who have allegedly won a lottery or sweepstakes raffle. The consumer, who most likely never entered the alleged drawing, is issued a check worth more than the amount owed and instructed to pay taxes and fees before receiving their lump sum payment. Unfortunately, the check -- in addition to the raffle -- is bogus.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on May 7th

April 19, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Make Your Money Work for You: How to Spend, Save, Borrow and Invest Wisely

April 14, 2016

Salisbury Bank and Noble Horizons are partnering to offer a seminar that will provide information, tools and strategies to help you distinguish how to spend, save, and invest your hard earned money.

 

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Salisbury Bank Makes Donation to Canaan Fire Company

April 8, 2016

Canaan Fire Company offers mutual aid to Salisbury Bank by helping the Sheffield Branch restring their flagpole.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2016

Salisbury Bank announces its 2016 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through September at our branches throughout the tri-state and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank's Spring Burke Selected as a Top Mortgage Professional for 2016

March 31, 2016

The Northeast Mortgage Edition of Top Agent Magazine has named Spring Burke as a Top Mortgage Professional in 2016 and featured her as their cover story in the March issue.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Scholarship Program Enriching Local Communities Through Higher Education

March 25, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2016 Annual “Time to Shine” Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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James E. Cotter Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

February 3, 2016

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced that James E. Cotter was appointed to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Bank effective January 29, 2016.

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Salisbury Bank Offers 7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

January 27, 2016

As Americans begin the process of filing tax returns, identity thieves are scheming to get their hands on that money. Tax identity theft has been the most common form of identity theft reported to the Federal Trade Commission for the past five years. Salisbury Bank is using Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, Jan. 25-29, to raise consumer awareness and provide tips to prevent tax ID fraud.

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Peter Sepelak to Manage the Lakeville and Salisbury Branches of Salisbury Bank

January 21, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Peter Sepelak has been hired as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of our Lakeville and Salisbury Branches.

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