USB in the News

Bucking Convention, These Banks Are Adding Staff in Their Branches

May 24, 2016

By John Reosti, American Banker
Union Savings Bank is pleased with an effort to give more autonomy to local banks’ branch employees, CEO Cynthia Merkle says. A similar effort is shortening waits for loan approvals at CenterState, says Chris Nichols, the company’s chief strategy officer.
Sometimes it makes sense to put more employees in local banks’ branches.
That’s the perspective of CenterState B…

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Check out our new Business Blog!

May 20, 2016

We have over 150 years of knowledge and local expertise, so we decided to launch a blog to help Connecticut businesses just like yours be successful. Subrscribe to our free business newsletter to get the latest business tips, educational articles and more. Visit our new business blog.

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Western Connecticut Health Network Receives $75,000 from Union Savings Bank to Support Lyme Disease Education and Community Outreach

May 04, 2016

DANBURY, CT (May 4, 2016) – The Western Connecticut Health Network Foundation has received a $75,000 gift from the Union Savings Bank to support community education and outreach efforts of the Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) Lyme Disease Research program.
The gift from Union Savings Bank will enable WCHN to strengthen its Lyme disease program by offering expanded community education abou…

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Introducing Our New Customer Service Center Hours

May 02, 2016

As of Monday, May 2, 2016, our Customer Service Center hours have been extended to better serve our customers. For more contact information, click here. For our locations, click here.
Customer Service Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday 7:00am-8:00pm
Saturday 8:30am-1:00pm
Sunday Closed

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Union Savings Bank 2016 Foundation Grant Program To Emphasize Education

April 28, 2016

Application Period to Run From May 1 to July 31
DANBURY, CT (April 28, 2016) – Union Savings Bank today announced that education will be the focus of its 2016 Foundation Grant Program, further emphasizing the bank’s ongoing commitment to building positive changes and economic stability within the local communities it serves in Connecticut.
“Education is an element intertwined through many agencies…

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Tips to Avoid Business Email Compromise Scams

April 20, 2016

What is an email compromise scam? If you ever have received a suspicious business email or phone call requesting funds, it could be a compromise scam, and you are not alone. According to the Internet Crime Complaint Center, 7,066 U.S. businesses were defrauded over 747 million dollars from October of 2013 to August of 2015 through email scams. How do you protect yourself against fraudulent emails,…

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This year marks our 150th anniversary!

March 20, 2016

Union Savings Bank was founded after the end of the Civil War by a group of Danbury’s leading citizens as the community bank to protect the savings of their families and friends in 1866. It was set up 9specifically as a mutual bank, to benefit the community. James S. Taylor was USB’s first President, a descendant of one of eight original founding families of Danbury. To learn more about our histor…

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