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Providence Area

Including Acushnet, Assonet, Attleboro, Barrington, Berkley, Block Island, Bristol, Central Falls, Charlestown, Chepachet, and 63 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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Alltrust Credit Union (MA/RI) Adds Competitive 16-Month Add-On CD
Deal Summary: 16-month Special Certificate, 1.50% APY, $2.5k min opening deposit of new money, unlimited additional deposits ($2.5k min) throughout term. Availability: Residents of six eastern Massachusetts counties and all
16-Month Special CD, 1.50% APY
16-Month Special Certificate available for new money only; money not currently on deposit at Alltrust Credit Union. Additional new money deposits allowed at minimum of $2,500.00. Cannot be combined with
Greenwood Credit Union Unveils Two Nationally Available CD Specials
Deal Summary: CD Specials – 32-month (1.25% APY) and 58-month (1.50% APY), $1k minimum deposit Availability: Easy membership requirement Nearly four years ago, Rhode Island-based Greenwood Credit Union (Greenwood) expanded
Alltrust Credit Union (MA/RI) Boosts 15-Month Add-On CD Rate
Deal Summary: 15-month Growth CD, 1.00% APY, $500 min deposit of new money, unlimited additional deposits ($100 min) throughout term. Availability: Residents of six eastern Massachusetts counties and all of
Santander Bank Offers Up To $600 In Checking Bonus
Deal Summary: Select Checking bonus up to $600, available through January 28, 2022. Availability: Residents of CT, DE, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, and portions of FL. Now through
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