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What If Your Job Could Be Your Credit Score?

Sep 05, 2019

You may not have ever heard of Greyston Bakery, in Yonkers, New York, but if you are a fan of Ben & Jerry’s Brownie Batter Ice Cream, you know its brownies. You may also be surprised to know that the…

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Celebrating Our Community, Our Customers & Our Continued Efforts to Create Positive Impact

Sep 05, 2019

Recognized by B Lab as a Best For The World Honoree in Overall, Changemaker, Customers, and Governance It’s a momentous time for us. Not one, but four recognitions from the B Corp movement that affirm our work to create a…

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Let’s Get To Work! We Stand with the B Corp Movement in Response to The Business Roundtable

Aug 31, 2019

There are rare moments in life when the path you’ve chosen is affirmed. The hard work, the commitment, and at times, the uncertainty are validated.  And this week, we at Spring Bank, along with 2500+ of our B Corp peers,…

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A Community Effort to Preserve the South Bronx

Aug 23, 2019

In Partnership with Habitat New York City Community Fund “We have to maintain access. People have a right to live here, to build families here. If we don’t have a preservation mindset, we will cease to be New York City,”…

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Green Jobs and Financial Literacy in the Bronx: The HOPE Program & Sustainable South Bronx

Aug 16, 2019

One of the things we love most about being a community bank is our community partners. We are privileged to work with dozens of advocates and nonprofit leaders in a collective effort to redefine the economic narrative of the Bronx.…

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Good for the Planet. Good for Your Wallet. The Spring Bank Green Checking Account

Aug 05, 2019

Summertime in New York City. It’s one of the best times of the year to enjoy the city. From Shakespeare in the Park to outdoor festivals on Governors Island, and live concerts in Prospect Park, free events in every borough.…

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Creating Accessibility with 24/7 Access to Your Money: The Spring Bank Mobile App

Jul 18, 2019

Financial inclusion. We hope that if you know about our humanized approach to banking, you also know that we are committed to building financially inclusive communities. We believe every New Yorker deserves an equal opportunity to build credit and long-term…

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What If Your Job Could Be Your Credit Score?

Jul 09, 2019

A piece by Oscar Perry Abello of Next City A few weeks ago, we celebrated a milestone- surpassing the 1000 loan mark in our Employee Opportunity Loan program and providing credit to New York City and Westchester workers when they…

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Happy 4th of July from the Spring Bank Family

Jul 03, 2019

Cookouts in the city parks, endless slices of watermelon, and one of the best fireworks displays in the world. The celebration of Independence Day on the 4th of July in New York City is magical. Every year we put our…

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Working Hard So Your Employees Can Work Happier

Jun 27, 2019

Celebrating 100’s of Financially Empowered Employees with over 1000 Employee Opportunity Loans Crave Fishbar and Grand Street Settlement. These are just two of the companies in New York City we’ve supported over the last few years as they support the…

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Where Art Meets Mixology. Introducing Sugar Monk, Harlem’s Newest Lounge

Jun 14, 2019

Move along cranberry vodka. Sugar Monk, Harlem’s newest cocktail lounge, is designed for cocktail aficionados. For those of us who prefer the spice, there’s Thelonius: Whistlepig 10-year rye, allspice, Whistlepig barrel-aged maple syrup, lemon, Meyer lemon, maple & lavender bitters.…

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Personal Banking with Bronx Branch Manager, Heidy De La Cruz

Jun 03, 2019

Heidy De La Cruz, our Bronx Branch Manager, is in service to her team and her customers. With every interaction, her mission is to offer support, even if it’s not related to banking.   “I always try to support a…

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