SSB Bank News & Updates


SSB Partners with Variety to Give Back in a Big Way


Last year, SSB Bank learned about Variety- The Children's Charity and their mission for helping kids, be kids. Variety enables children with disabilities to live life to the fullest with a focus on mobility, communication, and social inclusion through their three programs: My Bike, My Stroller and My Voice. SSB Bank partnered with Variety last year to provide a local girl with a recumbent bike,...Read More

First Time Home-buyer FAQs


There are so many questions that come up during the home-buying process, how do you know where to begin? We have compiled a list of the most relevant and frequently asked questions that First Time Home-buyers are asking and we are providing some insider details. When should I start looking into owning a home rather than renting?The biggest factor to take in consideration when weighing your options...Read More

SSB Bank Now Offering Apple, Samsung, and Google Pay


SSB Bank is now officially offering Apple, Samsung and Google Pay for it's customers. Paying in stores or within apps has never been easier, safer, or more private. Regardless of your device, we have the ability to offer you access to the digital wallet option that meets your needs. We offer flexibility in all of the products we offer, so why not have the same availability with such a convenient...Read More

Mortgages + Mimosas


If you are a first time home buyer, the house hunting (and house purchasing) process can be daunting. Most often, you have questions but you aren't sure who to go to for answers. Although you have Google and relying on other people who have gone through the process, buying a house is a huge investment! You want to be sure that you are getting the correct answers, and the only way to ensure that is...Read More

Vacationing on a Budget


Summertime... The time of the year when many of us take the opportunity to get away for a vacation. In fact, according to AAA, "almost 100 million Americans, or 4 in 10 U.S. adults, will take a family trip in 2019."Whether you are traveling near or far, solo or with a group, there is a lot involved in planning a trip:Where will you go? How will you get there?Where will you stay? What will you do...Read More

SSB Presents Scholarship to CAPA Senior at NSLC Awards Dinner


Above: All 2019 Scholarship Recipients at the NSLC Annual Scholarship and Awards DinnerBelow: Domenique Ross receiving her SSB Bank $1,000 ScholarshipFor the 36th year in a row, the Northside Leadership Conference (NSLC) held their annual Scholarship and Awards Dinner for Northside students, businesses, and communities on June 13th at the Priory Grand Hall. The theme for this year's dinner was,...Read More

QuickBooks Currently Unavailable


Current QuickBooks Users:Following our recent conversion, there was an issue with the transition of QuickBooks to our new system. As a result, it is not yet available for customers to utilize.Finastra and Intuit, our third-party providers, have been working diligently to remediate this issue since the initial core conversion but have not yet determined a solution that would provide current...Read More

Humans of SSB: Justin Zell and Kasey Daley with Steel City Improv


Listen. Commit. Play.Justin and Kasey are truly a passionate and invested couple, not only in their personal journey but in their business growth as well. The common thread throughout their interview was the idea of community and bringing people together through the act of improvised theater. From the very beginning, Justin and Kasey took their love for improv after meeting in New York City and...Read More

Fitness & Fuel FUNdraiser


Get your sweat on while helping fund the fight against dementia with one (or all) of these amazing classes: Yoga, Rowing, Pilates and Boot Camp! ??SSB Bank is a sponsor of this event, which raises funds for the Clear Thoughts Foundation. We're ready to sweat and hope you'll join us this Sunday, June 2! - Click for Tickets -Read More

Changes to Bank's Software (and what you need to do)


SSB Bank customers have received an email about upcoming changes with the bank's core software.As a follow up to our previous email, we wanted to provide you with some more detailed information regarding our core software upgrade that is happening over the weekend of May 18th and 19th. We are very excited for the upgrade as it will streamline a number of our processes, but better yet, it will...Read More

New Company to Provide Checks


We are excited to announce Main Street as our new partner for Personal and Business Checks!We strive to offer our account holders nothing less than the best, and we believe that Main Street will provide you with the excellent products and services you have grown to count on at SSB.With Main Street, you'll receive:Quicker turnaround timeNew check designsCheck security featuresOnline reorder...Read More

Community Banks Build Better Communities


In honor of April being "Community Banking Month", we wanted to shed light on the big difference between SSB Bank and those other "mega-banks" out there. A Community Bank, by definition, is an integral part of Main Street that reinvests local dollars bank into the community to help create local jobs. Community banks offer a relationship banking philosophy that you won’t find at the “bigger banks”....Read More

Humans of SSB: Jaison Kelly, WPK Holdings Company


Jaison Kelly is a man with many passions and interests. He has utilized his brand, WPK Holdings Company, to help him branch out and broaden his professional journey over the last few years, taking him from small side businesses to running a handful of successful full-time ventures. For Jaison, the options are endless and you can tell just by talking with him that he has the drive and motivation to...Read More

5 Reasons You Should Break Up with Your Bank


Even though many of us find it hard to stick to our commitments - resolutions for the new year, gym memberships, healthy diets, etc. - you would be surprised how many of us stick with our financial institution even despite feeling unhappy or underwhelmed with the relationship.According to a survey that was conducted for Bankrate and MONEY in 2017, the average U.S. adult has used the same primary...Read More

Humans of SSB: Dan Turo, Turo Family Chiropractic


One of Dan’s favorite quotes is, “When your vocation is your vacation, you never have to work a day in your life.” When you sit down and talk with him, you realize that he just “gets it”. He understands the importance of family, the impact of superior customer care and the value of reinvesting into the community in which he serves.Dan is the owner and sole Chiropractor at Turo Family Chiropractic...Read More