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13 tools to help you meet your goals

December 5, 2017

No matter what field you’re in, one of the hardest parts of business is successfully achieving growth. How you stay organized and manage your day-to-day tasks, is one of the most vital components in meeting your objectives. 

A Father's Journey of Hope

June 23, 2017

Fatherhood has been both the most rewarding and most difficult experience of my life. I expect that many parents who have kids with special needs or who are battling diseases or disorders feel the same way.

To Reach Your Savings Goals, Take These Steps

April 11, 2017

Saving money is often easier said than done, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Setting clear goals can motivate you to take action, focus on what’s important and steer clear of overspending.

Here are a few tips on how to set your savings goals.

IMPROVE YOUR FINANCIAL HEALTH BY SHARING

November 15, 2016

When it comes to managing your finances — saving money and spending money wisely — you often need a little help from your family . . . and friends.

From carpooling to shopping in bulk, to neighborhood get-togethers, there are many ways sharing can reduce costs and, at the same time, provide a

positive experience for all involved. Here are 10 ways to share to improve financial health, provided by the Massachusetts Bankers Association.

How to Fund Your College Social Life While Maintaining Your Financial Health

August 29, 2016

How to Fund Your College Social Life While Maintaining Your Financial Health

Unlike Snoop Dogg, incoming college students might not have their minds on their money and their money on their minds. But if you're just starting out on campus and can put some of your focus on your finances, you have a great opportunity: Knowing how to manage your cash can save you endless headaches down the road.

Here are a few things you can do to keep your finances in order.

Will you accept the challenge to save $50 more this July?

July 5, 2016

Maybe it's the sunshine getting to us, or our eagerness as we count down the days to those vacations we've been saving for all year, but at America Saves we are so excited about summer that we had to plan something special. So, every month this summer, we are holding a new savings challenge.

Independence Day

July 1, 2016

Please take a few minutes on your Independence Day holiday to appreciate the freedom we often take for granted.

Dean Bank Guest Blogs

March 29, 2016

At Dean Bank, we know one of our most reliable sources of information are loyal customers!  Our hope is to tap into these valued resources to create a collection of the interests and knowledge in our community. Are you involved in a community organization or event? Do you have an interesting hobby or talent you’d like to share? Consider joining our ranks as a brilliant contributor!

Welcome to the Mendon Community Page!

March 29, 2016

Welcome to the Mendon Community Page! Wondering where you can find all the best info about our beautiful corner of the world? You’ve found it! We’ll be sharing tidbits about what’s going on in the second oldest town in Worcester County.

Welcome to the Franklin Community Page!

March 29, 2016

Welcome to the Franklin Community Page! If you’re looking for the news, events and entertainment going on in our historic neck of the woods, you’ve come to the right place! We’ll be featuring information about local businesses and interesting happenings in our community.

SBA Preferred Lender

March 29, 2016

Did you know that an SBA (Small Business Association) Preferred Lender can streamline the process to approve loans and expedite funding for a local small business owner? The Preferred Lender Program (PLP) includes many of the nation’s largest lenders who do high volumes of SBA lending. Dean Bank is one of those lenders. Plus, all small business loans are guaranteed through the SBA. Check out the various commercial loans that Dean Bank can help you with https://www.deanbank.com/products/lending/mortgages/business-credit-loans/

Welcome to the Bellingham Community Page!

March 29, 2016

Welcome to the Bellingham Community Page! Bellingham is a rich and vibrant community full of events and activities that are fun for the whole family. This space will be dedicated to sharing all the local happenings to keep you in the loop and out-and-about in your neighborhood!