Industry News

Personnel File

BayCoast Bank, First Citizens’ Federal Credit Union and Shawmut Design and Construction are featured in this week’s roundup of organizations announcing changes to personnel.

Trulia Releases Report On CFPB

Trulia Releases Report On CFPB

As both President Donald Trump and Congress currently deliberating the fate of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB), consumer real estate portal website Trulia last week issued a report analyzing the CFPB’s impact on the mortgage market.

Community Good Works

Community Good Works

Leominster Credit Union, Peabody Properties and Reading Cooperative Bank are among those featured in this week’s roundup of organizations giving back to their communities.

Baker Again Earns ‘C’ Grade For Energy, Environment Work

Baker Again Earns ‘C’ Grade For Energy, Environment Work

Despite solid marks for its efforts to promote energy efficiency, land conservation and the use of electric vehicles, Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration for the second straight year received a middling, but passing grade from leading environmental and energy advocacy groups in 2016.

Former Realtor Gets Jail Time For Forgery

Former Realtor Gets Jail Time For Forgery

A former Realtor accused of doctoring a court clerk’s copy of the verdict slip in his earlier larceny conviction pleaded guilty to forgery and other charges today, accepting at least a year behind bars rather than face trial, according to a statement from Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley.

SpencerBANK And Southbridge Savings Bank To Merge

SpencerBANK And Southbridge Savings Bank To Merge

SpencerBANK and Southbridge Savings Bank announced yesterday that the two banks will indeed merge and begin operations later this year as Cornerstone Bank, despite initially announcing a merger of the holding companies and independent banking operations in late 2015.