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Running a business is hard but we’re here to help. We’ve put together resources from financing, marketing, and business banking experts so you can be better at what you do and keep your business growing for tomorrow and beyond.

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Our streamlined application process provides everything from 100% financing for leasehold improvement and equipment loans to owner-occupied comme...

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Many small businesses start out in an extra room or in the basement of an entrepreneur’s home. The space is available, it is cheap and it is...

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2019 Decor December

Each year, people set resolutions for themselves to become a healthier, more positive person. You may tell yourself you are going to exercise...

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You may be where your bank is, but you really need to be where your business is. Do you use Mobile Banking for Business? Start making deposits...

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Welcome to Barth’s Market! Your source for the freshest meats, seafood, and produce since 1940. Keith Buscio, Public Relations Director, sat...

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Business Owner May

Michael Freedman, the owner of FloorFolio, had a dream of what a company could be and should be. Instead of just showing products that a...

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Tool boxes are a commonly known item and contain devices that are used for repairs, improvements and to build new things. Your banking...

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interest rates September

The future of interest rates has been a leading topic among economists in the recent past. The discussions were fueled by the 2016 Presidential...

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Hoboken Farms September

Brad Finkel, the owner of Hoboken Farms, found a way to bottle a jar of happiness and sell it. The Wall Street Journal named Hoboken Farms the...

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Unless your business consists only of yourself, those that work for you and with you play a critical part in determining the success of your...

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Loan Documents- Commercial Loans NJ PA December

Reading loan documents? This task, arduous and sometimes boring is often left to the attorneys and bankers to take care of.

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Cyber Security - Small Business Banking November

The FBI warned that the Russian government hacked the Democratic National Committee and may have been trying to influence the Presidential...

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Business Payment - ACH Services June

As we continue to move forward and away from The Great Recession, businesses have learned how to generate greater value with fewer resources....

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Avoid  Cyber Attacks - Protect Your Business May

Recently, the biggest security story has been Apple’s spat with the Department of Justice (DOJ) about creating a backdoor into the iPhone used...

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Avoid Ransom Ware - Protect And Manage Your Business March

You may have recently read about the Los Angeles hospital that was a victim of ransom ware and required to pay $17,000 to cyber criminals to...

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Tips For Business Content February

Learn how to slay your business’s copy and create a content marketing program that will turn leads into a fan base: Buffy Style

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Payment - Banking NJ PA February

Whether you’re a small business owner, treasurer, or banker, you've probably been thinking about the payments process.

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Branding Suggestions From Valentine - Build Your Brand Story February

If February 14th’s meaning can evolve from blood to love, you, too, can change your brand image.

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Manage Year End Bonus January

Bonus season has arrived. And there’s just one question on all of our minds: How can prudent investors earn an attractive rate of return without...

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Introduction Of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation December

We don’t know about you, but one of our absolute favorite things to do around the holidays is snuggle up (possibly in front of a fireplace,...

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Internship Program Provident Bank - Interns To Employees November

By now it should be no surprise that we passionately espouse mentoring and internship programs over here at Provident Bank.

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Prevent Wire Fraud - Online Lockbox October

By now, being in the know about fraud is old hat. But we’re willing to bet you didn’t know this: 76% of fraud attempts feature a wire transfer.

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