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Banking in the New York Area

New York City is made up of five boroughs along the Hudson River where it meets the Atlantic Ocean, with Manhattan Island being considered the core of The Big Apple. This fast-paced city is home to iconic sites such as Times Square, the Empire State Building, and the Statue of Liberty, and is a globally influential center of fashion, culture, art, and finance. There are more than 215 banks, as well as nearly 340 credit unions that are headquartered within the city. The oldest operating financial institution within the city is Ballston Spa National Bank, which opened for business in 1838.

Residents of this "City that never sleeps" can find all of their banking needs met around the clock with strategically placed ATMs, online banking, and approximately 9,120 branches from more than 315 banks and 380 credit unions. Among these financial institution one will find notable banks like The Bank of New York Mellon, Goldman Sachs Bank USA, Hudson City Savings Bank, Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, and New York Community Bank.

Those living in New York City can count on these banks and credit unions for sound financial help with basics such as checking and savings accounts to bigger investments like first time home buyer loans. Other lending options include personal loans, mortgages, student loans, and refinancing at competitive rates. Help can also be found among these financial institutions of New York City for retirement savings, investing, and other every day needs like check cashing.

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