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Archives for 2021

The Merrimack Proudly Supports 15th Annual Champions for Mental Health Awards

We proudly renewed our support for Riverbend Community Mental Health by sponsoring the 2021 Mental Health Awards for $5,000. The event occurs at 5:30 pm Wednesday, October 20 at the Bank of New Hampshire Stage in Concord. Commissioner Robert L. Quinn, from the NH Department of Safety, will be this year’s honoree at the Champions […]

Common Check Scam on the Rise

Our Fraud specialists have learned about an increase in a common check scam in the local area. Scammers steal legitimate checks from the mail and alter or recreate the checks with new signatures, payees and often raised amounts. The checks are often difficult to uncover using standard fraud review at financial institutions as they share […]

Join Us for Our Fraud Prevention Webinar on October 27

Sister organizations MVSB, the Merrimack and NHTrust will be hosting complimentary webinars on Outsmarting the Scammers at noon and 6 pm Wednesday, October 27. Attendees will learn about top fraud trends from resident experts, to help avoid being tricked by the most current schemes. Registration for the noon presentation is open at mvsb.com/fraudclass. Registration for […]

MVSB and the Merrimack Announce Photo Contest Winners

We are excited to announce the winners of our annual photo contest. Selected photos will be featured in the community calendar as well as on the Bank’s website and social media. Images will also be included in desk calendars, holiday cards and note cards. Complimentary calendars will be available to the public during the late […]

Fraudsters Posing as Fraud Center Representatives

Local community members are reporting receiving fake fraud alert text messages and calls claiming to be from their bank. In some cases, the messages use a local bank name or “spoof”/mask the caller ID appear to be from a bank phone number The scam begins when a victim receives a fake fraud alert by text […]

The Merrimack Supports Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of New Hampshire

We are proud to announce that we renewed our support for the 2021 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of New Hampshire by sponsoring the Survivors Tent for $10,000. The event occurs Sunday, October 17 at Memorial Field in Concord, with registration beginning at 11am and the walk beginning at 1pm.   This year’s Making Strides […]

Be on the Lookout for Phishing Emails Posing as Online Companies

There has been a recent uptick in phishing emails from well-known online services, like Office 365 and Zoom. The emails received direct victims to click on a fake link and provide their usernames and passwords. Victims that receive these emails and click on the link are sent to a CAPTCHA verification page, which is used […]

MVSB Fund Grant Applications due October 15

Local nonprofits who wish to apply for the MVSB (Meredith Village Savings Bank) Fund grants can do so prior to October 15th. Established in 1997, under the leadership of John Starrett, then-President and CEO of the Bank, the MVSB Fund at New Hampshire Charitable Foundation makes grant-based contributions to nonprofit organizations that enrich and improve […]

NH Now Photography Book and Exhibitions of Life in the Granite State

MVSB, the Merrimack, NHTrust and Savings Bank of Walpole are all serving as sponsors for New Hampshire Now, a collaborative effort between New Hampshire Historical Society and New Hampshire Society of Photographic Artists portraying current life in New Hampshire through photography. The curated collection will be presented in a limited-edition book, available for purchase beginning […]

James D. Sutherland Memorial Scholarship 2021 Recipients

We are pleased to announce the 2021 recipients of the James D. Sutherland Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to one graduating senior from high schools located in towns and cities where MVSB has a branch. This year’s recipients include:Annabelle Eisenmann, of Gilmanton, attending Bridgewater State University Katherine Allen, of Laconia, attending New Hampshire […]

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