What is Positive Pay?

By Kathie Adams Senior Vice President, Cash Management/Business Development The 2016 AFP Payments Fraud and Control Survey1 found that 75 percent of businesses were targets of payments fraud last year. Checks are the most commonly targeted payment method for fraud, with 71 percent of businesses experiencing actual or attempted check fraud. While the numbers may …

Manasquan Bank’s Nick Martin Earns 2016 New Leaders in Banking AwardJanuary 10, 2017

Manasquan Bank’s Marketing Coordinator and Assistant Treasurer, Nick Martin was named one of New Jersey’s New Leaders in Banking for 2016. The 2016 recognition marked the fourth straight year in which a Manasquan Bank employee has been included in the annual selection of up-and-coming banking industry stars made by the New Jersey Bankers Association and …

President’s Letter Fall 2016October 28, 2016

The story of Manasquan Bank is quite simple. A community based financial institution that takes great pride in its consistent and uninterrupted mission of providing financial products and services to valued and respected personal and business customers. Additionally, we have been driven, from day one, by the credo “We will always endeavor to do the …

Manasquan Bank Unveils New Howell Branch, Grand Opening Set for Nov. 5October 27, 2016

Manasquan Bank, a community bank headquartered in Wall Township, N.J., has unveiled its newest branch office located in Howell, N.J. The state-of-the-art banking center– Manasquan Bank’s ninth branch office in coastal New Jersey– is now officially open for business, with a grand opening scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. featuring …

Manasquan Bank Names James S. Hickey to Board of DirectorsOctober 19, 2016

Manasquan Bank, a community bank headquartered in Wall Township, N.J., has appointed James S. Hickey to its Board of Directors, effective Oct. 19, 2016. Mr. Hickey is the president of Links Insurance Services, LLC, a generalist agency based in Wall, N.J. specializing in personal insurance and small to middle market business. Since co-founding the company …

Manasquan Bank Awards EverFi™ – Financial Literacy Certificates to Local High School StudentsAugust 24, 2016

Manasquan Bank, a community bank headquartered in Wall Township, N.J., visited Academy Charter High School in Lake Como, N.J. June 14 to celebrate 11 students’ completion of the EverFi™ – Financial Literacy program. Kathie Adams, Vice President of Business Development, and Luanne Siverio, Vice President Compliance Officer, represented Manasquan Bank, presenting the students with their …

President’s Letter Summer 2016July 6, 2016

Where Have All The Banks Gone? Six years ago, there were 8,000 banks in the US. Presently the number stands at 6,100. Where have they gone? Should we care? Many banks disappeared amidst the tumult of the 2008 global financial crisis either by failure or merger. Burdened by poorly underwritten, over leveraged loans and a …