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Small Business Spotlight with Stephanie Terra, VP of Small Business Lending Manager

Discover why education is the cornerstone of success at BayCoast Bank with Lucia Rebelo, Assistant VP of Financial Literacy Education Officer, and John McMahon, Senior VP of Community Engagement!

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Stay Safe from Scams! Essential Tips for Seniors
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Investment Warning Signs and Red Flags
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Recognizing and Avoiding Scams

Did you get a strange text, email, or voice message? This Coach can help gauge a scam in five easy questions or less.

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Scam Checker

Did you get a strange text, email, or voice message? This Coach can help gauge a scam in five easy questions or less.

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Navigating Debt Collections

Being contacted by a debt collector is scary but not uncommon. Walk through what you need to know and help make a plan today for moving forward.

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BayCoast Bank Promotes Monique L. Campeau to Vice President, Fair Banking & CRA Officer

BayCoast Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Monique L. Campeau to Vice President, Fair Banking & CRA Officer. She previously served as Assistant Vice President, Compliance Officer.

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BayCoast Bank Announces National Industry Honors for Marketing Research & Analytics Officer, Timothy R. Girard

BayCoast Bank celebrates Timothy R. Girard’s achievement in completing the American Bankers Association Bank Marketing School program. Proudly named as the ABA Bank Marketing School Student Advisor and Advisory Board Member for 2025.

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BayCoast Bank Announces Promotions for Ferreira, Gomes, Rivera
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On Air: ¿Por qué son importantes los programas de educación financiera?

WPRI Channel 12 Interview between Helena Moronta, FVP Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Officer of BayCoast Bank and María Elena Wah-Fitta of Channel 12 News about Financial Literacy. (In Spanish)

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Education Spotlight with Lucia Rebelo & John McMahon

Discover why education is the cornerstone of success at BayCoast Bank with Lucia Rebelo, Assistant VP of Financial Literacy Education Officer, and John McMahon, Senior VP of Community Engagement!

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Single Mom Selected for Old Colony Habitat Home. Community Project Supported by BayCoast.

Discover how Old Colony Habitat for Humanity, with support from BayCoast Bank and community donors, is making affordable housing a reality for families in need.

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Inspiring a Sense of Belonging in the Classroom

Discover how BayCoast Bank’s grant is enhancing the San Miguel School’s mission to foster a strong sense of belonging in the classroom.

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Building Confident Leaders through Financial Literacy

BayCoast Bank proudly partners with YouthBuild Preparatory Academy to empower young men of color through an engaging educational experience.

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Grants, Renovations, and Community Involvement with Gina Palmer

Step into the world of Bay Coast Bank’s community involvement as Gina Palmer, Vice President and Branch Manager of Westport, shares the incredible grants provided to the Westport community during her interview with WSAR.

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Customer Alert – Beware of Fraudulent Calls, Texts & Emails
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Explore BayCoast Bank’s Commitment to Community & Diverse Banking Solutions with Michael Medeiros
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John McMahon, SVP, Community Engagement, joined The Rhode Show to Share Our Role within the Community.
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Catch Up with Gary Vierra, Senior VP, Chief Risk Officer about BayCoast’s Strong Ties to the Community
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BayCoast Bank Promotes Scott P. Lopes to Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources and Talent Officer
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BayCoast Bank Promotes Daniel J. DeCosta to Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
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BayCoast Bank Promotes Marie Pellegrino to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
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BayCoast Bank Announces Significant Grants for Community Organizations
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Remembering Hector “Happy Hec” Gauthier with John McMahon, BayCoast Bank’s Senior Vice President of Community Engagement
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BayCoast Bank’s Casey Brouthers Honored with Prestigious National Award from the American Bankers Association
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BayCoast Bank Scholarship Recipients Graduate from Prestigious Nursing School
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Can You Spot a Phishing Scam?
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Stoico/FIRSTFED YMCA Announces Official Opening of New Splash Pad
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Local Cook Gains National Exposure with PBS Show “Maria’s Portuguese Table”
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BayCoast Bank’s Taryn Cabral Receives Special Honor from the United Way of Greater Fall River
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BayCoast Bank Announces Matching Grant for Fall River Teenager’s Lemonade Day South Coast Fundraiser for South Coast Oncology
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BayCoast Bank Provides Key Grant for Cape Verdean Recognition Committee’s Music Festival and Parade
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BayCoast Bank’s Casey Brouthers Honored with Prestigious Award from the Massachusetts Bankers Association
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Places To See in Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island
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Personal Lending
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Everything You Need to Know About Interest Rates
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Small Business Checking
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5 Investing Accounts and Services Perfect for Retirement Savings
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Portuguese & Proud!
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Client Spotlight: Exquisite Events Light & Décor
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BayCoast “Angels” Surprise Local Nursing Students with Scholarships
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Financial Empowerment
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April is National Financial Capability Month
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Reviewing Your Budget After a Divorce
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BayCoast Scholars
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Finding Business Savings Accounts that Best Suit Your Company’s Unique Needs
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Small Business Bank Lending: What to Expect
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7 Reasons to Bank With a Community Bank
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Home Internet Security Customer Awareness Program

It’s time to learn about the risks and stop being victimized by hackers, online predators and criminals, and keep yourself and your family safe online.

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What Is Financial Wellness Month? How To Improve Your Financial Health in The New Year
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How to Use a BayCoast ITM
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5 Tips to Manage Student Loan Debt After Graduation

Start yourself on the path to paying off your student loans, with a plan to avoid falling behind.

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Budgeting Tips for Newlyweds

Now that you’ve celebrated your big day, it’s time to think about building a new life together. A big part of that new life is sharing your finances.

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Podcast: Breaking Ground as a Community Bank Chief Diversity Officer

We want to take an opportunity to spotlight our tremendous DEI Department, and not only the strides they are making in developing our Financial Literacy programs, but all of their hard work in facilitating diversity, equity and inclusion partnerships and initiatives both within and outside of the bank.

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American Rescue Plan Act Grants Available in New Bedford

Two robust grants are now available in the city of New Bedford, thanks to the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The grants are designed to address economic and public health impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Fall River Small Business Recovery Grants Available

Do you own a small business in Fall River that was impacted by COVID-19? The Fall River American Rescue Plan (FRARPA) wants to help you, with a Small Business Recovery Grant. Grants of $2,500 and $5,000 are now available to qualifying businesses.

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Protect Your Financial Information from Cybercrime

Cybercrime is always a threat in this information age, but there are also some simple ways to keep your information and your money safe.

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What to do after a Data Breach

What can individuals and businesses do to reduce the impact of a data breach? The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recommends following the steps.

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How To Keep Your Home Warm This Winter

When it’s cold outside, it shouldn’t be cold inside too! A leaky home can leave you freezing in winter and hurt your wallet through higher heating bills.

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Which Mortgage Option Is Right for Me?

When buying a new home, you can find several types of mortgage loans. So how do you find the right loan when the mortgage options become overwhelming?

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10 Tips for Saving More Money

Find 10 tried-and-true tips for saving money. Start with these and you’ll be well on your way to achieving your long-term financial goals.

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BayCoast Bank Celebrates Our 170th Anniversary

On this 170th anniversary, we wish to thank our valued customers.

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Ready to Renovate? A HELOC May Be the Answer.
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FDIC Resources

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is committed to helping consumers and small business owners make informed decisions about their money.

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Scam Alerts

Some individuals have received fictitious emails that claim to be sent from BayCoast Bank’s e-Commerce Department.

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Internet & Email Security

When you use the internet, whether on a computer, tablet or other device, increase your protection by following these simple tips:

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Protect Your Identity

The best protection against identity theft is to carefully protect your personal information

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Cybersecurity
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