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Our Story

At The Dime Bank we believe in creating amazing customer experiences.
Our focus is on you, our customer. As a community bank based in Northeast PA with branches in Pike, Wayne, and Lackawanna counties, we work hard to offer our customers the very best in community banking. We want the communities we live and work in to remain strong and we are here to be your total financial partner by offering a full complement of financial services. We offer innovative online and mobile banking services to make managing your money easy along with the personal attention of employees who care about you.

Since 1905, we’ve been making a difference in the lives of those we touch by helping generations of customers realize their goals and dreams. We believe in community and creating a better place for everyone to enjoy. Supporting our communities so they remain a place where people can start businesses, grow with their families, and neighbors care about each other is integral to who we are.

If you are passionate about your future, choose The Dime Bank as your financial partner. Our focus is on you, our customers. We are here for you today, tomorrow, always! 

What makes our community bank different?
  • We are locally operated.
  • We invest in our community to help make it prosper through residential mortgages, small business and agricultural loans.
  • We make many financial donations to hundreds of local and national organizations.
  • The Dime Bank employees and board members volunteer their time and support to local community projects including charities, health organizations, civic groups, churches and synagogues, and more.
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The mission of the corporation is the operation of a fully integrated financial services institution in a market that is defined by the institution’s ability to provide services consistent with sound, prudent principles, and to fulfill the social, economic, moral, and political considerations ordinarily associated with a responsible, well-run financial institution.
This mission will include the duty of the corporation
  • to provide to its SHAREHOLDERS satisfactory dividends and appreciation of capital through the adoption of sensible policies and prudent business methods;
  • to provide to its CUSTOMERS in our market a wide range of new and innovative as well as traditional banking services rendered in a prompt, efficient, and courteous manner;
  • to provide to the COMMUNITY responsible corporate citizenship;
  • to provide to its EMPLOYEES and OFFICERS working conditions, educational programs, and opportunities for professional advancement consistent with our goal of providing quality banking services to our customers.
The Dime Bank employees do their best to assist our customers, our community, as well as one another. Employees participate in many fundraising events to support local wildlife sanctuaries, educational programs for students, and non-profits through United Way, to name a few. The Dime Bank supports organizations in our area with financial donations to enrich the lives of everyone living here.

The Dime Bank employees had a great fundraising year in 2020 despite the challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A number of fundraising and gift giving events were still held to support many local and national organizations:

Angel Tree Programs, Billy’s New Hope Barn, Cottage Hose Ambulance Company, Delaware Township Ambulance, Dessin Animal Shelter, Equinunk Fire Department, Forest Volunteer Fire Department, Forest Volunteer Fire Department, Greene Dreher Fire Department, Habitat for Humanity, Hawley Fire Department, Hawley Volunteer Fire Department, Honesdale Alert Hook & Ladder #2, Local Food Pantries, Make a Wish Foundation, Muscular Dystrophy Association, The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, PA Bankers Association, Penn Familial Cardiomyopathy Program, Veteran’s Promise NEPA, Wayne County Children’s Christmas Bureau, Wayne County Drug & Alcohol Commission, William E. Schwarz Memorial Scholarship Fund, Zipper Junction Holiday Toy Drive.

A grand total of $9,408.50 plus food and gifts were donated in 2020.

Many of us also donate to the United Way with each paycheck and give outside of the above listing. We are very proud of our employee efforts that help support our communities to make this a better place to live and work!

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