Category Archives: Community Banking

People More Satisfied with Local Banks Than Big Banks

A recent survey of U.S. adults revealed that community bank and credit union customers are more satisfied than big bank — or megabank — customers. As a leading community mutual bank serving North Jersey since 1887, we can’t say we’re … Continue reading

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NVE Bank: The Year in Review

2014 marked another successful year for NVE Bank. We’re proud to be one of the strongest mutual (non-stock) community based organizations in New Jersey, and continue to put our customers and communities first, just as we have for over 127 … Continue reading

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Retirement Savings vs. Debt Payoff: Which Come First?

Having a handle on your finances and living comfortably are goals we all want to achieve. The closer you get to retirement, the more important it becomes to maintain that control. One classic debate on this topic is the ranking … Continue reading

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Old Homes vs. New Homes: Cost-Benefit Analysis

Some people know immediately whether they want an older home or a newer one … or at least they think they do. Vintage houses have charm and history, but are sometimes plagued with issues. Those constructed recently are typically outfitted … Continue reading

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The 411 on 401(k) and Other Retirement Plans

According to the Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 80 percent of full-time workers have access to employer-sponsored retirement plans, and more than 80 percent of those with access participate in a plan. If you are not part … Continue reading

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NVE: Investing in the Community

As one of New Jersey’s strongest community mutual banks, NVE Bank’s mission to build strong and healthy communities is not just a part of our culture—it’s in our DNA. Our commitment to that mission is reflected in the thousands of … Continue reading

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