mobile menu  
 Bookmark & Share:                   
  October 2016 • • 617.928.9000

Subscribe to our Newsletter
Tell A Friend
Customer Choice Time!
Support Your Favorite Local Non-profit

It’s time to cast your vote in our annual Customer Choice Awards.  Voting ends at midnight on December 31st.   Encourage everyone you know to help support your favorite local non-profit.  Anyone with an account at Watertown Savings Bank may vote.  Thousands of Watertown Savings Bank customers have told us which local non-profit they would like to see receive a portion of the $75,000 that will be distributed in March according to the total votes.  All organizations receiving at least 1% of the total votes cast will receive funds (capped at $3,500) and the organization with the most votes will receive $5,000!  So take a few minutes to let us know your favorite local charity.  Visit the bank's website to cast your vote today.

Smart Financial Moves You Can Do Today
Get ahead of the financial game by planning for your future savings now

From planning and tracking spending to building your savings and credit score, it’s important to understand what you can do now to help with your future monetary needs.

Questions to Ask Your Business Lender
Your lender is a valuable source of information

When you are preparing to talk to your financial institution about funding your future or current small business, you will likely have many questions.

5 Easy Ways to Relieve Work Stress
Reduce the stress of your workday with these five simple tips

Whether you work in an office, at a restaurant or on a construction site, work is always one of the major causes of stress.

5 Scary Books to Read This October
Five terrifying tomes to explore just in time for Halloween

Halloween season is upon us, which means that you might suddenly feel compelled to put on a scary movie or spend an hour poking about in the dark at a haunted attraction. Here are five great books to choose if you want to satiate your appetite for frights this fall.

Community News

The Watertown Boys & Girls Club Annual 5K will be held on Sunday, November 6th.  Visit to register. For more information, please contact the Watertown Boys and Girls Club at 617-926-0968.

The Arlington International Film Festival presents the film ARMENIA that will premiere on Saturday, October 29th at 2:10 pm, Capitol Theatre, Arlington. Armenia (85 min) USA Premier. ARMENIA is a cinematic interweaving of film, literature and history.


Musical Instruments Needed

The Waltham Philharmonic has begun a partnership with the Chesterbrook Afterschool program.  Chesterbrook is one of Waltham’s low-income housing projects.  Their afterschool program has been making a big difference in the lives of the children who live there.  The Philharmonic is looking for donations of used instruments to teach the children music.  If you have an old clarinet, violin, recorder or any instrument you can donate please call Stephanie Schaffhausen at the Waltham Philharmonic at 781-891-7968 and she can arrange a pick up or donation place.  Her email is

Shredding Day Coming
Saturday, October 22nd

Do you have old paper records? Properly disposing of your confidential records is an important step in preventing ID theft.  To assist you we are hosting a “shredding day” event at our Main Office parking lot, 60 Main Street, Watertown Square on Saturday, October 22nd, from 9 a.m. to Noon, free of charge.  You’ll have an opportunity to oversee the shredding of your documents so you can be confident they are properly destroyed.

WSB Mobile Money App Update

Smart phone users will notice a change to the WSB Mobile Money app when you update.  You now have an option to see an “Instant Balance” within the app, without needing to enter your password.  Instructions are shown when you open the app after updating.  Important note: The balance shown is your current balance but it may not be your available balance.

Club 50 News
'Tis the Season to Make Your Holiday Plans!

Is it too early to wish you “Happy Holidays”? Not for our Club 50 members! This month we’re providing them with the details of our December holiday parties as well as our holiday-themed day trip:

There’s the choice of Wednesday, December 7, or Wednesday, December 14 for the Club 50 Annual Holiday Party, once again at the Westin Waltham-Boston. Reservation deadline is before Friday, November 4.


Add WSB Debit MasterCard to Your Digital Wallet
Now available for Samsung and Android phones!

Customers with Samsung or Android smart phones can now shop with the convenience and security of digital wallet, instead of their cards.  iPhone users have had this capability for a while now via their Apple Pay service. Digital wallets transmit payments securely.  You don’t have to show your card or card number.  To pay, just hold your smart phone near the contactless reader.  The phone will let you know your payment was successful. Tap and pay is that fast, that easy!

Published by Watertown Savings Bank
Includes copyrighted material of IMakeNews, Inc. and its suppliers.
    mobile menu  
 Bookmark & Share:                   
Disclaimer - All content contained in this newsletter is for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon to make any financial, accounting, tax, legal or other related decisions. Each person must consider his or her objectives, risk tolerances and level of comfort when making financial decisions and should consult a competent professional advisor prior to making any such decisions. Any opinions expressed through the content in this newsletter are the opinions of the particular author only.
External links are provided for your convenience.  The Bank does not endorse or guarantee the products, information, or recommendations provided by linked sites and the Bank is not liable for any products or services advertised on these sites.  Each external site may have a privacy policy that differs from the Bank.  Any linked site may provide less security than the Bank’s website and e-newsletter site.
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016


Powered by IMN