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Providence Area

Including Acushnet, Assonet, Attleboro, Barrington, Berkley, Block Island, Bristol, Central Falls, Charlestown, Chepachet, and 64 other towns.

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Providence is the largest city in Rhode Island, with about 180,000 people in the city proper. The capital city of Rhode Island, Providence is a major metropolitan area in the northeast, and most of the state's population lives in and around the city. In fact, Providence's metro population of about 1.6 million is about 50 percent more than the whole state of Rhode Island. Notable cities in the Providence region include Cranston, Fall River, New Bedford, Warwick, Pawtucket, Attleboro, North Kingstown, Fairhaven, and Taunton.

Providence has a long history as a major financial center, having been home to major banks including Fleet Bank and RBS Citizens Bank, which still has its headquarters in the city today. Other notable banks with headquarters in Providence or the surrounding area include TD Bank, N.A., Washington Trust Company, Bank Rhode Island, Pawtucket Credit Union, and Bristol County Savings Bank. The oldest bank still operating in the area is Washington Trust Company, which was established in 1800.

There are 20 banks and 46 credit unions that are headquartered in the Providence area. There are an additional 30 banks and 10 credit unions that are based elsewhere but have offices in the Providence region. Altogether, those banks and credit unions have about 830 branches in the area.

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Credit Card With 3% Cash Back For 1 Year And No Annual Fee
You receive 3% cashback on purchases, up to $20,000, for the first 12 months. Thereafter, you get 1.5% cashback.You also receive 0% APR on purchases and balance transfers for the
12 Month Easy Start Special CD
Anyone who wants to open this CD you will need to have a Checking Account and a Direct Deposit. You are limited to $3,000 in contributions for this CD but
18 Month Add On With No Penalty For One Withdrawal During The Term
NFCU is now offering a add on 18 Month Easy Start 4.70 APR with one penalty free withdrawal during the term. If you bank and maintain a Money Market Account,
There's Still Time To Make 2023 Contributions To Your IRA
It appears in an email I received earlier this afternoon that Navy is again welcoming IRA contributions to an existing IRA certificate. I have not visited their website to read
Greenwood Credit Union Offers Competitive 9-Month CD Rate
Deal Summary: 9-month CD, 5.50% APY, $1k minimum deposit. Availability: Easy membership requirement More than five years ago, Rhode Island-based Greenwood Credit Union (Greenwood) expanded its field of membership (FOM),
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