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BankNewport's financial education program, BNWise, offers the knowledge and skills you need to make the best financial decision for you or your family.

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Insurance programs to cover any number of personal and business assets with a dedicated staff providing excellent, custom service to give you peace of mind. Protect your home, your business, your vehicles, and more.

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BankNewport In the News

BankNewport Launches “Kind Souls, Full Bowls” Campaign to Benefit Rhode Island Community Food Bank

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (January 15, 2021) – BankNewport and the Rhode Island Community Food Bank are teaming up for a new campaign to raise awareness about food insecurity in Rhode Island. From January 18th through February 14th, “Kind Souls, Full Bowls” will encourage members of the public to make a contribution to the Food Bank to […]

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BankNewport Partners with College Ave Student Loans to Create Financing Options for Higher Education

January 15, 2021

Newport, RI. (December 1, 2020) – BankNewport, one of the country’s oldest community banks, has partnered with College Ave Student Loans, a leading student loan fintech lender, to offer its customers student loan and student loan refinance products for the first time. Now, through its partnership with College Ave, BankNewport will be able to offer […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants

January 15, 2021

Four Newport Organizations Receive Aid NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority-owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are humbled to […]

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BankNewport Awards Over $250,000 in Year End Funding

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $255,000 in proactive year end funding to dozens of community organizations throughout Rhode Island to aid in their efforts to support those in need. “We are humbled to have the opportunity to provide these proactive grants and donations to these […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants

January 15, 2021

Three East Bay Organizations Receive Aid NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority-owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are humbled […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants

January 15, 2021

Three Northern RI Organizations Receive Aid NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants

January 15, 2021

Three South County Organizations Receive Aid NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are […]

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Rhode Island’s BankNewport Joins with 360 View to Bring CRM to its 200 Years of Community Banking

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, RI (January 6, 2021) —(BusinessWire)—360 View, an industry-specific provider of customer relationship management software for financial institutions, announced today their partnership with one of Rhode Island’s fast-growing companies, BankNewport, to implement their successful CRM growth platform. BankNewport, a Forbes Best-in-State bank, will be implementing 360 View’s base CRM, as well as their Marketing Automation […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants West Bay Community Action Program Receives Aid

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority-owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are humbled to have the opportunity to provide […]

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BankNewport Grants Helping Southern RI Volunteers Provide Critical Services for Seniors

January 12, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (January 6, 2021) – Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Southern Rhode Island Volunteers (SRIV) has seen the need for the services it provides local seniors aging in place reach unprecedented heights. Since 2016, BankNewport has provided the organization with charitable grants totaling over $30,000 in support of its vital work. In […]

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