10/19/2017: Five Tips for a Healthy Credit Score
Your credit score is a pretty important three-digit number that summarizes your credit health. Lenders use credit scores to determine the risk in issuing a loan, the amount to lend, and also to determine how much interest that customer should pay. The higher the score, the lower the risk. High risk can in turn mean […]Continue Reading..
09/08/2017: Consumer Alert: Equifax Data Breach
September 8, 2017 Thursday, September 7th, Equifax – one of the largest credit reporting agencies in the United States – reported that roughly 143 million Americans’ personal data could have been compromised in a massive cyber security breach. According to Equifax, cyber-criminals accessed data such as Social Security numbers, birth dates and addresses. The agency […]Continue Reading..
04/12/2017: Where You Choose to Bank Matters
Community banks make your community better, stronger A Message from Bob Fisher: Where you choose to bank matters. Your choice of bank is your vote on where your money goes. Are your hard-earned deposits reinvested back into our local community? Or are they sent off to a banking hub in another state or halfway around […]Continue Reading..
April is an exciting month for Tioga State Bank because it marks community banking month.This is an opportunity to celebrate the nation’s community banks and the communities we serve. So why dedicate an ENTIRE month to Community Banks?Click on a link below to learn more: Where You Choose To Bank Matters Community Banks […]Continue Reading..
Community banks are an integral part of Main Street; they reinvest local dollars back into the community and help create local jobs. Their relationship banking philosophy is ingrained in the way they conduct business, one loan—one customer—at a time. Local reinvestment helps small businesses grow and helps families finance major purchases and build financial security. […]Continue Reading..