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Ridgewood Savings Bank energizes 2024 with wave of internal leadership promotions

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Jan. 3, 2024 By Anthony Medina Ridgewood Savings Bank, a mutual savings bank with 36 branches spread across the state, recently announced that it has appointed two of its bankers to senior roles and promoted more than a dozen staffers to serve in officer positions.  The bank said the promotions reflect the diverse skill sets…
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Op-Ed: Embracing financial literacy this holiday season


Nov. 29, 2023 By Leonard Stekol As we approach the festive holiday season, the importance of financial literacy becomes even more pronounced. Amid the joys of celebrations and gift-giving, it’s crucial to remember that sound financial education can be the most useful gift we give to ourselves and our community. At Ridgewood Savings Bank, we recognize the significance of financial literacy and we are committed to being a community leader in this respect. To date, in 2023, we have held over 250 community workshops reaching more than 15,000 people. We firmly believe that financial knowledge is the key to making…
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Ridgewood Savings Bank celebrates reopening of historic Laurelton branch

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Nov. 17, 2023 By Ethan Marshall Laurelton community members and leaders joined the leaders of Ridgewood Savings Bank to celebrate the reopening of one of its most storied branches in the area with a a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 15. The branch — located at 230-22 Merrick Blvd. — originally opened 75 years ago,…
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Ridgewood Savings Bank welcomes new board member with longtime trustees set to retire


Oct. 4, 2023 By Anthony Medina Ridgewood Savings Bank is preparing to say farewell to two longtime trustees and welcome a new face to the board this month. Navy Djonovic, a partner at the White Plains-based accounting services firm, Maier Markey and Justic LLP, since 1999, joins the Ridgewood Savings Bank board of trustees with financial acumen and extensive experience as an executive leader. As the bank moves into its second century of serving New York as the largest mutual savings bank, Ridgewood Savings Bank says Djonovic’s leadership at the accounting firm and strategic governance experience will add another valuable…
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Ridgewood Savings Bank helps foster financial literacy for kids, young adults this summer

Jul. 27, 2023 By Anthony Medina The Ridgewood Savings Bank isn’t just a place to deposit money or cash checks. The long-time neighborhood banking company continues to serve residents in the greater metropolitan area by providing valuable tools and seminars to help expand their financial literacy.  With the start of the school year for College…
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Ridgewood Savings Bank makes donations to help plant 1,800 trees in America

Apr. 21, 2023 By Julia Moro Ridgewood Savings Bank (RSB) will be doing its part this Earth Day, April 22, by growing its eco-conscious “Free Green Checking” product, which has resulted in 1,800 trees being planted across America by the global reforestation organization, One Tree Planted. Free Green Checking is what RSB calls a thoroughly…
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Crook puts 81-year-old woman in a chokehold during bank robbery in Glendale

Apr. 7, 2023 By Zachary Gewelb The NYPD’s 104th Precinct is searching for the crook who placed an 81-year-old woman in a chokehold during a bank robbery in Glendale on Thursday morning. Police say that the senior woman was inside of the Ridgewood Savings Bank located at 65-01 Myrtle Ave. in Glendale just after 11:30…
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