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Tips for Sticking to Your Holiday Budget This Season

Staying on budget can be challenging, but it becomes even tougher during the holidays. Expenses tend to pile up this time of year, from shopping to parties and traveling. While initial planning and saving early on is helpful, there are other ways to manage holiday spending and stick to your budget during the season!

Simple & Free Strategies to Avoid Account Overdrafts

If you make purchases or write checks that send your checking account into a negative balance, you can be charged an overdraft or insufficient funds fee by your financial institution — and not just once, but several times if you keep making purchases. This costly scenario can be avoided if you follow some of these simple and FREE strategies.

Mechanics Cooperative Bank Opens New Branch in New Bedford

The Mechanics Cooperative Bank Board of Directors and Executive Leadership Team are excited to announce the opening of a new branch in New Bedford, MA located at 1238 Kempton St. This new location marks the ninth branch office for Mechanics Cooperative Bank, with our footprint now covering a large portion of southeastern Massachusetts, including...

3 Advantages of Online and Mobile Banking for Your Small Business

As a small business owner, ways to save time and money are always at the top of the priority list! Trusted online banking services are a great way to be able to handle the financial needs of your company without having to make time to visit the branch.

Spread Holiday Cheer on a Budget with These Holiday Shopping Tips

It’s time to spread joy! The most wonderful time of the year, but the financial aspect of it probably isn’t the most exciting part. However, we are here to give you some holiday shopping tips on how to spend your money wisely on gifts for loved ones without overspending and breaking the bank. Take on the holiday shopping season with these helpful...

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