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Help! My son is in Germany and his debit chip card doesn’t work!

Here is a very important fact you will want to bear in mind if you or a family member are travelling outside of the United States – even if it’s “just” to Canada or Europe: Due to international financial fraud, U.S. banks (including Canton Co-operative) have turned off debit chip cards for transactions outside the United States.

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Local people love Canton Co-operative’s Free Community Shred Day

Apparently Canton Co-operative’s annual Shred Day is on people’s calendars now. Many people who were here on April 21st for our 3rd Annual free community Shred Day told us they appreciated the opportunity to be able to safely get rid of old papers and documents. Some said they had actually waited for Shred Day to come around again. It definitely is a very popular annual event.

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Canton Co-operative Bank: Why we are the way we are

At Canton Co-operative, we were very lucky in our founders. Men and women who were devoted to the town of Canton and to the idea that people need a safe place to save and a fair place to borrow.

Basically they believed it was vitally important for a hometown like Canton to have a hometown bank. That was in 1891.

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First-Time HomeBuyer Info Session on Saturday, May 5th at Canton Co-operative Bank … free!

Canton, Mass. – Canton Co-operative Bank is sponsoring a free 90-minute Info Session on Saturday, May 5th from 10AM to 11:30AM at the Bank’s offices at 671 Washington Street in Canton Center. First-time homebuyers are invited to attend to get objective answers to all of their questions about mortgages, buying in this market, protecting themselves legally and more.

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Canton Co-operative Bank sponsoring 3rd Annual Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, April 21st from 9AM until noon (rain or shine)

Canton, Mass. – Canton Co-operative Bank will be sponsoring its 3rd annual free community Shred Day on Saturday, April 21st, from 9AM until noon (rain or shine) in the parking lot at the Bank’s Main Office, 671 Washington Street in Canton Center.

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Anabela Vasconcelos receives 5 Years of Service Award at Canton Co-operative Bank

Canton, Mass. – Canton Co-operative Bank President & CEO Nick Maffeo has reported that Assistant Vice President/Director of Residential Lending Anabela (Bela) Vasconcelos has received her “5 Years of Service” Award at the local independent community bank.

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According to Bela Vasconcelos, getting a home equity line is pretty easy but you want to pay attention to the details …

Canton Co-operative Bank AVP/Director of Residential Lending Bela Vasconcelos was recently asked if getting a home equity line is as complicated as getting a mortgage.

For most borrowers, it’s easier, she said.

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