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CHELSEA GROTON BANK NAMED A WINNER OF THE 2018 TOP WORKPLACES AWARD FOR THIRD STRAIGHT YEAR

Sep 24, 2018

Chelsea Groton Bank has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Hartford Courant, for the third year in a row. The Top Workplaces lists are based on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by Energage, formerly WorkplaceDynamics, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including alignment, execution, and connection.

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ICBA Offers Tips To Help Prepare for Natural Disasters

Sep 12, 2018

As Hurricane Florence approaches the United States and Americans recognize National Preparedness Month in September, ICBA and the nation’s community banks remind consumers that they can help alleviate financial concerns by planning in advance of a natural disaster or emergency.

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Bureau Opening Regional Office in Atlanta

Sep 24, 2018

The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection said it will relocate its southeast regional office from Washington, D.C., to Atlanta, Ga., in late 2019. The bureau already has regional offices in New York, Chicago and San Francisco that host supervision staff, enforcement attorneys and other personnel. The southeast regional team has been temporarily based out of the bureau’s D.C. headquarters since its inception.

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Free Credit Freezes Are Here

Sep 24, 2018

A provision of S. 2155 requiring credit reporting agencies to freeze consumer credit reports at no charge took effect Friday. These security or credit freezes restrict access to credit files to reduce identity theft.

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ICBA to IRS: Maximize Sub S Access to Tax Deduction

Sep 24, 2018

ICBA and other banking groups called on the IRS to reconsider its approach to implementing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s 20 percent tax deduction for pass-through businesses. In a joint comment letter, ICBA said the agency should allow all permissible banking activities to be eligible for the deduction.

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Sheltered Harbor: An Extra Layer of Protection Against Cyber Risk

ICBA President and CEO Rebeca Romero Rainey discusses how Sheltered Harbor can help community bankers prepare for potential cyber events and protect their customers.
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