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Top Resources to Bookmark During National Cyber Security Awareness Month

At Union Bank, we are dedicated to ensuring the safety of our customers and their sensitive personal data. Cyber criminals aim to take advantage of the public during times of crisis, so it is important to be aware of warning signs now more than ever. For National Cyber Security Awareness Month, we would like to […]

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Guide To Buying A Second Home In Vermont

Vermont ranks #2 for the highest percentage of non-primary residences (ahead of #3 New Hampshire and behind #1 Maine), a statistic that isn’t too surprising given all the natural beauty and year-round recreation options here. Whether you’re an out-of-state resident looking for a bucolic retreat, or a Vermonter seeking a second home near the kids […]

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How to Choose a Mortgage Lender in VT & NH

Looking to buy your first or next home in Vermont or New Hampshire? One of the most important decisions you’ll make is the choice of a mortgage lender. Just as a real estate agent guides you through the process of choosing a home and making an offer, your mortgage lender helps you navigate the mortgage […]

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Be on Guard to These Recent and Emerging Scams

As scammers grow ever more sophisticated, it is getting harder to distinguish between a fraudulent call and the real thing. That’s why education is one of your best defenses against falling victim to a scam. In this article, we’ll round up some notable scams from last year and describe the trending scams in 2020. If […]

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How Much Money Do You Really Need to Buy a Home in NH?

For most people, buying a home typically means having a monthly mortgage payment, but what other expenses come with the dream of homeownership? In this article, we break down the costs of buying and maintaining a home in New Hampshire, and help you take the first steps toward becoming a homeowner. As a community bank, […]

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Celebrating 100 Years of Community Banking in Stowe, VT

Welcome to Stowe, Vermont, nicknamed “The Ski Capital of the East.” Hayward’s New England Gazetteer of 1839 praised the area, noting this valley contains some very beautiful and productive farms. Between five and six thousand sheep are kept and the exports of agricultural products are valuable. Stow is a flourishing town and contains a neat […]

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