Hometown Bank News

Hometown Bank Community Foundation donates $15,000 to the Worcester Community Action Council’s Head Start Renovation Project in Webster, MA

Oxford, Massachusetts – Matthew S. Sosik, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced that the Hometown Bank Community Foundation awarded a $15,000 grant to the Head Start Renovation Project at Worcester Community Action Council, Inc. (WCAC), to support their newly renovated Webster location located at 116 School Street. The need for the proj...

bankHometown welcomes Stacey Berg as Mortgage Loan Specialist

Oxford, Massachusetts – Matthew S. Sosik, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced the addition of Stacey Berg to the Residential Lending Department as a Mortgage Loan Specialist. With over 20 years of banking experience in the Oxford area, Stacey specializes in finding the lending product that will best fit the customer’s needs. Stacey...

bankHometown donates $25,000 from 2018 Neighbors Helping Neighbors Campaign

OXFORD, Massachusetts: Matthew S. Sosik, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced that its 2018 Neighbors Helping Neighbors Campaign has resulted in total donations of $25,000. This is the 15th year that bankHometown has invited local residents and businesses to help support local food pantries as a way for the bank and its customers to reduce...

bankHometown promotes Jennifer McKenna to Branch Manager of Brooklyn Office

Oxford, Massachusetts – Jennifer McKenna accepted the position as Branch Manager of the bankHometown Brooklyn, Connecticut location on Saturday, November 10th, 2018. Prior to accepting this position, McKenna was the Branch Supervisor of the Brooklyn Office, and prior to that role, she was the Assistant Manager of the Woodstock Office. McKenna...

HOMETOWN BANK COMMUNITY FOUNDATION CONTRIBUTES $1,000 TO SOUTHBRIDGE FAMILY FUN DAY

Oxford, Massachusetts- The Hometown Bank Community Foundation announced their contribution to the first Southbridge Family Fun Day that took place on August 25, 2018. As a major sponsor of the event, bankHometown worked closely with The Salvation Army, who put on the event, Southbridge Community Connections, Tradewinds Clubhouse and KIVA Wel...

eBusiness Solutions: Fraud Prevention Best Practices

User ID and Password Guidelines Create a “strong” password with at least 8 characters that includes a combination of mixed case letters, numbers, and special Change your password Never share username, password or token information with anyone, including third-party Avoid using an automatic login feature that saves usernames and a...