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Publication sees glimpse of ‘A Wonderful Life’ at local bank

   December 10, 2013 11:11 am    0

George Bailey, the Jimmy Stewart character in the 1946 classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” would have felt right at home at Erie’s Marquette Savings Bank. That’s the conclusion of The Economist, one of the world’s oldest and most respected magazines with a publication of about 1.5 million. An editor for the London-based publication held Marquette…

 

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Warren’s Northwest Savings giving away $25,000

   March 1, 2013 9:01 am    0

Low interest rates have some referring to mortgages and other loans as free money. But one local bank is taking the concept a step further with a $25,000 sweepstakes contest. And this money doesn’t have to be paid back. Warren-based Northwest Savings Bank is calling the contest the “$25,000 Cash for That Sweepstakes.” The bank…

 

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Allegheny College grad to take helm at PNC Bank

   February 14, 2013 3:06 pm    0

William S. Demchak, a 1984 graduate of Allegheny College in Meadville, will become the first new chief executive of Pittsburgh-based PNC Financial Services in more than a generation. Demchak, who joined PNC in 2002 as its chief financial officer, has served most recently as the company’s president. James Rohr, who has been chairman and chief…

 

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Erie’s Marquette named a top bank

   May 15, 2012 7:43 am    0

Erie-based Marquette Savings Bank has been ranked among the nation’s top community banks. Marquette has been named to the top 15th percentile in an annual ranking of community banks by Seifried & Brew. Seifried & Brew ranks every community bank across the nation using an index that measures capital risk, credit risk, earnings at risk,…

 

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Local bank wins top honor from J.D. Power and Associates

   May 3, 2012 7:41 am    0

A bank that serves Erie and Crawford counties has been honored by J.D. Power and Associates with its top ranking for customer service in the Mid-Atlantic Region. For the third year in a row, that honor went to Warren-based Northwest Savings Bank. Ohio-based Huntington Bank, which also serves this area, ranked second in customer service…

 

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Northwest Savings to buy Butler-based bank

   May 5, 2010 1:54 pm    0

Northwest Bancshares Inc., holding company for Warren-based Northwest Savings Bank, has announced plans to purchase Butler-based NexTier Inc. and NexTier Bank. Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of NexTier will receive $200 in cash for each outstanding share of common stock for a net payment of about $20.3 million. NexTier, which was founded in…

 

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PNC to pay employees $1,000 bonuses

   March 1, 2010 1:38 pm    0

Thousands of employees of PNC Financial Services Group Inc., including employees at 24 branches in Erie and Crawford counties, are expected to collect $1,000 bonuses later this month. According to a report in the Pittsburgh Business-Times, full bonuses would be paid to all employees making less than $100,000 who were with the company as of…

 

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PNC opens new bank branch in downtown Erie

   August 27, 2009 1:29 pm    0

PNC Financial Services Group has opened a new bank branch in the main floor of the Hamot office building at 100 Peach St. The branch replaces the drive-through lanes that were previously located at 204 Peach St. The bank lobby is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. And from 9 a.m….

 

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