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August 31, 2018

How soon is too soon to talk to your kids or grandkids about money? If they are old enough to ask for a toy or a bike, they are old enough to start learning financial lessons that will last a lifetime.

August 03, 2018

While we repair the façade of our corporate offices, our Main branch office will remain open. You can enter the Main office from the front or rear (see pictures). Our office across the street at 42 E. Main St. is also open for drive-up, walk-up and ATM transactions.

July 31, 2018

Ephrata National Bank announces the promotion of John N. Stauffer as Vice President and Senior Retail Officer.In this role, Stauffer will be responsible for directing all operational, sales, and service aspects of the Retail Division of the bank including, Branch Offices and the Contact Center in accordance with the bank’s strategic objectives.

July 30, 2018

If you’re looking to borrow money, you’re undoubtedly aware that there are many loan options to choose from on the market today.  When shopping for a loan, you will notice that loans typically fall into two categories, secured and unsecured.  Your borrowing need and financial circumstances will ultimately  determine which type is the best fit…

July 25, 2018

Every farm owner knows that, at some point, they are going to experience challenging times. The causes can run the gamut from falling dairy prices to avian flu to new environmental regulations. No matter the cause, the good news is that there are steps farmers can take. Here are 10 tips to help not only survive but thrive through tough financial times.

July 03, 2018

Borrowers looking to apply for a Home Equity Loan or Line of Credit are likely to hear the term "second mortgage" at some point as they are shopping and applying for a loan. Although a common term, it's one that is often open for misinterpretation. In our latest blog, we review this terminology and bring clarity to it.

June 21, 2018

Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, in 2014, consumers lost more than $800 million from scams initiated through the web. In recognition of Internet Safety Month in June, Ephrata National Bank is highlighting seven tips to help consumers protect themselves from online fraud.