Welcome to the Neighbor News, featuring easy-to-understand financial advice from North Country Savings Bank’s President and CEO, Terry Phalon.

The former Senior Vice President of Retail Banking, Terry’s longstanding tenure at the bank began in 1987 when she and her husband were applying for a home mortgage loan and former President David Swanson offered her a job as a bank teller – the rest as they like to say, is history. Here you’ll find basic financial advice from Terry that everyone from college students to retirees can apply to their own lives.