August 6, 2020
“We wanted to help and be able to give back, so we did what we know how to do: grow and harvest quality food."
August 3, 2020
Mark B. Black. He’s described by his great nephew, John Black, as a tall, bald, imposing figure of a man. He served on the board at SBSI in the 1940’s and 50’s.
July 29, 2020
A healthy outside starts from the inside. - Robert Urich
Sugar Mama’s had been around for a few years before opening the storefront.
July 29, 2020
To read July's security tips newsletter provided by the Center for Internet Security and for more security resources, please click here to view July - CIAC.
July 22, 2020
The capacity to recover from difficulties merely scratches the surface of the resilience Crystal Blow embodies.
July 18, 2020
The Rotary Club of Biddeford-Saco is celebrating its 25th Anniversary of the essay contest for eighth graders in Biddeford, Saco and Old Orchard Beach.
July 16, 2020
“We’ve been very busy… even before there were any tests if you can remember that…”
July 15, 2020
Bee Brave. Bee Kind. Bee the Change.
July 14, 2020
Our appreciation and gratitude is immense for our Facilities team at SBSI. They go above and beyond to make sure we are safe and happy.
July 13, 2020
Presidential Volunteer Service Awards Presented to Biddeford Saco Rotary Club’s Board of Directors.
July 9, 2020
Neil was an architect major. He went to school in Boston, lived and worked there. In order for him to write and submit his thesis, he needed to work in the field. Time wasn’t on his side… It was 2010 and the housing market crashed.
July 8, 2020
Sam Kany, Damien Petrin and Grace Black have been hired as Seasonal Tellers.
July 6, 2020
Honoring a Legacy: The Hayley Ann was more than a commercial fishing boat. Its namesake belongs to the daughter and wife of Captain Joe Nickerson.
July 3, 2020
It’s a little bizarre, but this whole year is bizarre. I learned I needed to “evolve or dissolve”.
June 30, 2020
The donation will support a 15-room expansion of RMHC Maine’s Portland House
June 26, 2020
Some days, you’re so tired you feel like giving up, but you don’t, because you’re on a mission. When you survive addiction, you can keep moving one day at a time.
June 23, 2020
Recently, many people have been refinancing their mortgage with SBSI. A customer notified us that they received this postcard in the mail, and immediately knew it was not from us.
June 20, 2020
“I never wanted to close the doors, and I wanted to alleviate the helplessness.”
June 18, 2020
As Albert Einstein said, “Creativity is contagious, pass it on” which is exactly what mother and daughter duo Kelly and CJ Gorham are doing.
June 10, 2020
Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in our service area, we have worked very hard to serve your banking needs while making the health and safety of our customers, employees, and communities a top priority. We recognize that long lines in drive-up lanes and walk-up windows has been an inconvenience while bank lobbies have been essentially closed. After careful consideration of state and federal guidance, along with substantial thought and effort by our staff, we are pleased to welcome you back into our lobbies beginning June 15th.
June 9, 2020
“I thought to myself, well, I’m home, so… I just built something.”
June 8, 2020
“When LifeFlight crews came in I witnessed them take complex patients and take care of them… to say it was impressive is an understatement."
June 1, 2020
Devyn Butler has been hired as a Customer Relationship Associate.
June 1, 2020
Micah Carpenter has been hired as a Customer Relationship Associate.
May 31, 2020
Upon hearing that school was cancelled back on March 15th, Lilah’s very first question to her parents was "What about my birthday?!"
May 30, 2020
David Howe is the father of Lara Howe Favreau - nothing changes that. David, an impeccably dressed, intelligent, cautious, dedicated businessman took great pride in his family, and gave back to his community.
May 28, 2020
Since the COVID-19 crisis, there has been a recent increase in unemployment claims which has been taken advantage of by criminals. State and federal officials have received multiple reports of fraudsters using sensitive personal information obtained from previous data breaches to file for unemployment benefits on behalf of Maine residents.
May 26, 2020
Who is your inspiration and why? A question commonly asked in interviews. For Megan Reid, her inspiration came from her parents, and advice she received from her father.
May 20, 2020
“We left the dressing rooms full, the stage set and the ghost light on.”
Linda Sturdivant, Artistic Director at the Biddeford City Theater, has been working in theater for almost 40 years.
May 19, 2020
Extending a Helping Paw 🐾
Graig Morin has been in the transportation business for 21 years. Brown Dog Carriers and Logistics was a dream come true three years ago
May 18, 2020
“The most important property of humankind is the capacity to form and maintain relationships.”
— Dr. Bruce Perry
Buying your first home is as exciting as it is anxiety riddled. Seeking to return home to Maine, Nolan and his wife Melissa started their home buying journey, which was filled with ups and downs.
May 13, 2020
Beautiful. Brave. Fighter. Brain Cancer Survivor 🧠🎗️
“I’ve had a lot of time to practice this now, but if I had to tell my old self something, I'd say to pay attention to your body, be patient with yourself and be kinder to yourself.”
May 8, 2020
Do good by your community; if you're capable, it's your obligation. Wise advice imparted on Topset Meals, LLC owner Noah Tranten, from his father.
May 5, 2020
Missing someone is your heart's way of reminding you that you love them.
May 4, 2020
“When everything is said and done with our situation, there will be a new normal… you just have to hold onto the things that bring joy to your life.” The wise advice from Dylan Hoey: Guitarist. Survivor.
May 3, 2020
Money raised through Community Debit Card nearly triples in second year!
April 28, 2020
My heart broke. So day after day I just kept making masks…
April 27, 2020
“There's no denying it’s been a struggle. There’s no manual or playbook on how to deal with this. I just keep reminding the team not to be afraid to ask questions, not to pass judgment and they’re never alone.”
April 16, 2020
Uncertainties surrounding the safety of your deposits is a common concern during these times. We are here to assure you that your deposits with us are insured and backed by the FDIC. To learn more about FDIC insurance and how your money is kept safe, please visit this article by the Independent Community Bankers Association.
April 15, 2020
You are your own barrier - what are you waiting for?
April 15, 2020
Love can’t be taken away. The hearts and quotes attached to our meals (and building) serve as a reminder; and love in turn is rippling out into the community.
April 14, 2020
In March, Congress passed—and President Trump signed into law—the CARES Act, a $2 trillion economic relief package to provide assistance to American consumers and businesses struggling as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. A provision of the law includes sending government payments to eligible Americans.
March 17, 2020
Protecting the well-being of customers and employees is of great importance to us, particularly in times like these. Until further notice, we are restricting all branches to DRIVE-UP ONLY to help mitigate risk. If you have any questions or concerns, please call Customer Care at 207-284-4591.
March 16, 2020
34 Maine Banks Raise $61,000 to Support Food Pantries Statewide.
March 16, 2020
As organizations prepare for possible impacts of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), many may consider alternate workplace options for their employees.
March 16, 2020
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns individuals to remain vigilant for scams related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
March 5, 2020
Maine had a record number of Lyme cases in 2019.
February 24, 2020
Suzanne Nason has been hired as Customer Experience Officer.
January 3, 2020
When you sign and date legal documents this new year, it would make sense to shorten 2020 to 20, wouldn’t it? Apparently not, according to law enforcement, who are warning that this habit could put you at major risk of fraud.