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7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

NORWAY, Maine – As the 2017 tax season gets underway, Norway Savings Bank is urging all customers to take extra precaution when filing their return to prevent their exposure to tax fraud. “Fraudsters are using very clever tactics to get a hold of your personal information and submit false tax claims,” said Pat Weigel, President… Read more »

Norway Savings Bank promotes five employees in the New Year

NORWAY, Maine – Norway Savings Bank is pleased to announce the recent promotion of five employees; Dan Walsh to Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking; Janice deLima to Vice President, Community Reinvestment Officer; Ian Pullen to Vice President, Commercial Lending; Elysia Avery to Assistant Vice President and Gray Branch Manager and Donny Hinkley, Assistant Vice President,… Read more »

Norway Savings Bank donates $10,000 to Community Concepts to help Maine Homeowners

[Norway, ME] –Norway Savings Bank recently provided Community Concepts with a donation of $10,000, to help Maine families’ access homeownership and stay in their homes. With these funds, Community Concepts will provide one-on-one financial counseling to families seeking a home of their own and to those who are facing financial difficulties as homeowners. Counseling sessions… Read more »

Attention Business Owners – Beware of Cyber Thieves!

In a recent article by the American Bankers Association, cyber thieves are targeting non-EMV enabled retailers. “Criminals are targeting the remaining merchants that have not upgraded, including gas pumps,” said the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center, the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center and the U.S. Secret Service in a joint release. If you… Read more »


Norway Savings Bank announces local contest winner NORWAY, Maine – Norway Savings Bank is proud to congratulate Mitchell Lisowski of Harrison, winner of our local round of the Lights, Camera, Save! video contest. The Lights, Camera, Save! video contest is one of several components of the ABA Education Foundation’s Teach Children to Save program. This component… Read more »

Norway Savings Bank helps bring animal companionship to Maine Veterans

[Norway, ME] – Maine is home to hundreds of deserving non-profit organizations, including the Portland Chapter of Pets for Vets; an organization that matches animal companions to provide emotional and physical support to U.S. Military Veterans returning home from duty. Pets for Vets rescues animals from shelters, then trains and pairs the pet with a… Read more »

Employee-Led Initiative Raises $10,000 to Help Maine’s Hungry Families

NORWAY, Maine — November 22, 2016 — Norway Savings Bank employees have raised $10,000 to help feed Maine families struggling with food insecurity by tapping into their passions and creativity. As part of the bank’s 150th-anniversary celebration, employees decided to create a limited-edition cookbook called Colorful Cooking Solutions filled with more than 100 easy-to-make sweet and savory family-style… Read more »