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February 12, 2014
Making buildings more energy efficient is one of the most effective and immediate actions we can take to reduce climate-changing greenhouse gas emissions. Yet, despite rapid innovation in building technology, the pace of retrofits has been painfully slow.
New Resource Bank is tackling the problem with innovative solutions to one of the biggest roadblocks: the lack of practical financing options.
January 13, 2014
The New Resource Bank Impact CD lets investors choose one of three key sustainability-related sectors to support with their deposits: solar and other alternative energy projects, organic products or nonprofit organizations. In the fourth quarter of 2013, solar and alternative energy lending remained the most popular choice, followed by nonprofit and organics lending.
November 6, 2013
We’re proud that customers rave about New Resource Bank’s great service, and thought you might like to get to know some of the people who make it happen behind the scenes. Next up in our occasional series of “meet your bankers” interviews: Skyler Webster, a commercial relationship manager who joined our team last year.
What he does
October 11, 2013
New Resource Bank has created a new credit card program to meet the growing needs of both business and personal banking customers. Through a partnership with Elan, the bank now offers a wider variety of credit card options, including one exclusively for nonprofits.
Small businesses can choose from three cards: the Visa Business Bonus Rewards, the Business Bonus Rewards Plus, and the Visa Business Card with a 0 percent introductory rate for the first 12 billing cycles.
Other enterprise options are:
November 14, 2012
New Resource Bank has joined two ATM shared deposit networks that allow customers to deposit checks or cash at a variety of ATMs around the San Francisco Bay Area and across the country.
July 25, 2012
Nonprofits are used to being low on the list of a bank’s priorities, especially if they aren’t large organizations with multi-million-dollar operating budgets. The experience is just the opposite at New Resource, the bank’s nonprofit clients say.
May 23, 2012
New Resource has created a new certificate of deposit (CD) product, the Impact CD, which lets investors choose one of three key sustainability-related sectors to support with their deposits: solar and other alternative energy projects, organic products or nonprofit organizations.
February 6, 2012
New Resource Bank is now offering mobile banking via an iPhone app or a mobile browser application.
November 4, 2011
New Resource Bank has seen a surge of new accounts inspired by the run-up to Bank Transfer Day (officially tomorrow) and the reinvigorated Move Your Money campaign.
We opened about twice our usual number of new accounts in October, and the first few days of this month have been even livelier: if business continues at this pace, we could open five times our typical number of new accounts in November.
October 26, 2011
As growing numbers of people reevaluate their relationship with big banks, we’re seeing more and more people moving their money to New Resource Bank. We want to encourage that! So in honor of Bank Transfer Day—the grassroots campaign encouraging people to switch to institutions that put money back into their communities—we’re offering an incentive.