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Mechanics Cooperative Bank Awards $20,000 in Scholarships to Local Students

Mechanics Cooperative Bank recently awarded $20,000 in scholarships to 20 area students who have excelled in academics, athletics and community service to help them pursue their higher education goals.

5 Money Saving Back-to-School Shopping Tips

The start of a new school year is almost here! That means the back-to-school shopping season is in full swing. With inflation at record highs, many are worried about the impact prices will have on their back-to-school shopping budgets, as the average family is expected to spend an average of $864 on school supplies this year. No matter where you...

Mechanics Cooperative Bank Donates $5,000 to United Way of Greater Fall River

Mechanics Cooperative Bank and President and CEO Joseph T. Baptista Jr. announced a $5,000 donation in support of the United Way of Greater Fall River and its effort to improve our community and help local families in need.

Jan. 19, 2021 in

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Mechanics Cooperative Bank Employees Raise $12,000 for Local Nonprofits

When Mechanics Cooperative Bank began discussing ideas for a new community based charitable program, we wanted something innovative, mutually beneficial for all and of course, fun. So, we're proud to announce that the bank and our staff created “Jeans Fridays for Charity,” and we are thrilled to report this dress-down themed initiative raised over...

Benefits of Banking Local for Consumers & Businesses

When you choose a bank, it is crucial to find the products, services, and rates that meet your needs. As you assess large national banks vs. local banks for your needs, you may question if the size of an institution matters, and to some extent, it does. However, when choosing an institution for your financial necessities, it is better to...

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