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WE DO THEM LOCALLY.
Are you waiting for someone in another state or time zone to get
back to you? Is your bank’s loan center processing applications
from 50 states? Unlike nationwide banks, The Provident Bank
focuses on helping local businesses. We process all loan
applications right here in New Jersey – for a quicker decision.
Our commercial bankers are here, our loan center is here and
Dulce Candy Boutique has a firm business plan the UCEDC felt it could sink its teeth into, leading to a microloan for the most importantly, you are here! And since your business doesn’t
Montclair-based candy retailer, said Diana DiMonda, co-owner of the nostalgic store.
need a loan every day, we also provide full commercial banking
services with a suite of customizable cash management tools to
sWEEt Increase in incentive inquiries after economy turned sour meet the unique needs of your business. Looking for a solid bank
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with a proven track record you can count on? Call us, we’re
happy to help you.
said, it fielded more than double the inquiries
over the past period, mainly from businesses
in crisis situations.
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“these were businesses that dropped off BEtwEEN JuNE 2009 and May