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  • Greenfield Cooperative Bank Welcomes Jacqueline Charron as Senior VP of Strategy & Implementation

    Greenfield Cooperative Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Jacqueline (Jackie) Charron as its new Senior Vice President of Strategy & Implementation. Jackie brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this important role.

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  • Greenfield Cooperative Bank Commits $10,000 to Build Safe, Affordable Homes at Victoria Bismark Farm Project

    Greenfield Cooperative Bank is proud to announce a $10,000 sponsorship of Habitat for Humanity's Victoria Bismark Farm project. This vital initiative will see the construction of three single-family homes on Burts Pit Road in Northampton, which will be built by hundreds of community volunteers alongside three future homebuyers with low income.

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  • Greenfield Cooperative Bank Welcomes Victor H. Rodriguez, Sr. as Assistant Vice President Mortgage Loan Officer

    Greenfield Cooperative Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Victor H. Rodriguez, Sr. as Assistant Vice President Mortgage Loan Officer. In this role, Rodriguez will leverage his extensive experience and expertise to guide borrowers through the homeownership journey with personalized care and local market knowledge.

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  • Opting out of Prescreened Offers of Credit

    Did you know you can opt out of receiving prescreened offers of credit? Credit bureaus like Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion maintain vast databases of consumer credit information. Companies can purchase access to these databases and request "prescreened lists" of individuals who meet specific criteria, such as age, income, credit score, and debt-to-income ratio. By opting out you can reduce the amount of clutter you receive in your mailbox. 

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  • Mortgage Applications Made Easy: A List of Required Documents

    Applying for a loan, whether it’s your first home purchase mortgage, a home equity loan to consolidate debt, or for home improvements, can be a nerve-wracking process especially when you don’t know what to provide. We’re happy to put you at ease by explaining what we’ll need for documentation.   If you ever have any questions, at any point in the application process, please feel free to reach out to us via phone or email.  

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  • Cooley Dickinson Receives $100K Gift from Greenfield Cooperative Bank

    Funding will support the hospital’s campaign to expand its 50-year old Emergency Department and kicks off the $1M Harold Grinspoon Charitable Foundation Challenge.

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  • Home Buying Tips in the Digital Age

    Buying a home is one of the most important decisions you can make in your life. It involves a lot of research, planning, and negotiation. Partnering with a local lender to help you navigate your options is a great first step. Additionally, there are some tips to consider you as you begin the homebuying process.

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  • How to Tell If a Call From Your Bank Is Legitimate

    If you receive a phone call from someone claiming to be from your bank, you might be wondering how to tell if it is a legitimate call or a scam. Scammers often use spoofed phone numbers, fake caller IDs, and convincing scripts to trick you into revealing your personal or financial information. Here are some tips on how to tell if a call from your bank is legitimate.

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  • What is a Cooperative Bank?

    Cooperative Banks, established under the charter of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, are financial institutions born from the initiative of prominent local citizens. Recognizing the need for community-focused banking services, these banks were founded with the express purpose of serving the financial interests of all residents. This fundamental principle, prioritizing depositor benefit over external shareholders, remains the cornerstone of their operation to this day.

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  • Jane Wolfe, Executive VP of Residential Lending at Greenfield Co-op Bank, Successfully Completes Inaugural American Bankers Association’s Wharton Leadership Lab

    Greenfield Cooperative Bank is proud to announce that Jane Wolfe, Executive Vice President of Residential Lending, successfully completed the inaugural American Bankers Association’s Wharton Leadership Lab at the University of Pennsylvania last week. She earned an ABA Wharton Executive Leadership Certificate, a prestigious credential that demonstrates her excellence in leadership and strategic planning.

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