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5 Reasons to Choose a Community Bank for Your Mortgage  


5 Reasons to Choose a Community Bank for Your MortgageChoosing the right lender for your mortgage is a crucial decision that can have a lasting impact on your homeownership experience. While national banks may be a tempting option with flashy deals and catchy slogans, there's a compelling case for considering a community bank for your mortgage needs.Community banks, like SSB, are local financial...

SSB Bank Proudly Sponsors Boy Scouts of America Troop 83's Annual Craft Show


At SSB Bank, we take great pride in being an active part of our McCandless and North Side communities. We’re committed to supporting community events and organizations that make a positive impact. Recently, we had the pleasure of sponsoring the Boy Scouts of America Troop 83's annual Craft and Vendor Show, an event that truly embodies the spirit of community and creativity. The Boy Scouts of...

Good Luck In Retirement, Margie!  


After a 28-year career in the banking industry, Margie Glassbrenner, SSB’s Vice President of Retail Banking, stepped into a well-earned retirement. A true Yinzer at heart, Margie has been a cornerstone of SSB Bank since 2005.Margie's career in the banking world has been marked by her dedication, exceptional skills, and the ability to make a genuine difference in the lives of her clients and...

You’re Invited: Shred Paper For Free & Receive Exclusive Banking Offers


You’re invited to shred your household documents for free!*Join us on Saturday, October 21 from 9 A.M. to 12 P.M. (McCandless location) to shred paper for FREE! This is our first annual shredding event and is open to everyone.On Saturday, we’ll be joined by a Shred-It truck to help you shred all of your sensitive documents! Just swing by our McCandless branch with your papers, and we’ll handle the...

Holy Cross Academy Fun Run Sponsorship


On Thursday, May 4, 2023, SSB was a Gold Sleeve Sponsor for the 2023 Holy Cross Academy’s Fun Run. This event is one of its signature fundraisers for the 2022 to 2023 school year.Over 300 students, teachers, staff, and parents participated in the event to raise the necessary funds to continue building a strong foundation for students through collaboration between children, families, and our North...

Our Second Annual Dumpster Day Event 


Thank you to everyone who participated in our second annual Dumpster Day this past Saturday. It was a successful event helping our community declutter and organize. We’re looking forward to holding Dumpster Day again next year.Our Dumpster Day event offered our community the chance to jumpstart spring cleaning by providing access to our dumpsters for the day. We understand how difficult it can...

Due to the current banking climate, do I have anything to be concerned with regarding SSB? 


Talks of interest rates, the stock market and other financial headlines may be on your mind, or at the very least, filling your news feed. SSB would like to take this time to address some of these concerns especially in the news of Silicon Valley Bank Collapse this past Friday (March 10, 2023).SSB Bank FAQI SAW THAT SILICON VALLEY BANK FAILED ON FRIDAY. DOES SSB HAVE ANY SIMILARITIES TO THAT...

SSB's Own Brian Gasser Hall of Fame Induction 


SSB (McCandless) Assistant Branch Manager, Brian Gasser, was recently inducted into the Marietta College Hall of Fame. This induction comes as a result of Brian’s successful time as a pitcher with the Marietta Pioneers (also known as the Etta Express). SSB celebrated this accomplishment by holding a luncheon in his honor. What an accomplishment, Brian. We’re proud of you!

SSB Continues Partnership with Variety: Big Smiles as a Result 


SSB continued its partnership with Variety - The Children’s Charity again this year to bring big smiles to a local family. SSB’s Dan Moon, Ben Contrucci, Margie Glassbrenner and Pete Stires had the privilege of presenting six-year-old Eva and her mother (on behalf of the entire SSB staff) with an adaptive bicycle.The Ross Township duo were all smiles to receive the bike (see picture). Eva’s...

SSB Wins Big at PCRG


SSB wins big at the Community and Bankers Awards reception, sponsored by the Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG):SSB employees Ben Contrucci (Chief Financial Officer), Heather Dieckmann (Mortgage Loan Supervisor), Skyler Liddell (Mortgage Loan Originator), Katie Lokar (Mortgage Loan Processor), John Tavares (Mortgage Loan Originator), and Josh Wynkoop (VP, Consumer & Mortgage...

Thank You! 


Thank you for joining us this past Saturday to celebrate our Centennial event. Keep checking the website as well as our social links for additional pictures, videos and more from the event!

It's here!  Join us this Saturday! 


Our Centennial Celebration is right around the corner! Join us this Saturday, September 17 at our McCandless branch to celebrate 100 years of banking in the Pittsburgh community. Learn more: To show our appreciation, we are inviting our customers to a 100-year celebration event this Saturday from 11 A.M. - 4 P.M. As an SSB customer, you, your families, businesses, and...

Centennial Celebration Event Date Announced


It's official: we are holding our Centennial Celebration event September 17.Please join us for a fun-filled day of food, music, and games as we celebrate our 100th anniversary. Customers and members of the community are welcome to attend. Kids are also invited. Learn more about our Centennial Celebration.We are excited to see you all soon!

SSB Bank to Hold Special Event  


We’re pleased to announce that SSB Bank is turning 100 years old! We could not have made it this far without your support and are incredibly grateful that our community has chosen us for their banking needs over the years. To celebrate, we are planning a special event at our McCandless Branch for our customers and staff. We will be announcing the event date soon, make sure to check back for more...

SSB Bank Bids Farewell to Long Time Employee Sueanne Stephans  


We extend our best wishes to Sueanne Stephans, who is retiring from SSB Bank March 4.Suanne has been an esteemed employee of the bank for 25 years working as a Teller Supervisor/Retail Banking Officer at the McCandless Branch. Her favorite part about working at the bank throughout the years is seeing familiar friends and coworkers. She is a Pittsburgh native and lives by the mantra “life is short,...