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Salem Five Updates Mobile Website and Makes Mobile Applications Available

SALEM, Mass., July 13, 2012 – Salem Five Bank is pleased to announce an improved mobile website and new mobile online banking system to better serve the evolving needs of their customers.  The new mobile website offers easy to use menu options for customers.  The improved navigation menu options include:  Mobile banking login, Rates/Products, FAQs and Contact Us sections. In addition to an updated design, the new site provides an ATM locator based on a user’s current location.

A new Salem Five application (app) is now available for the iPhone, Android and Blackberry devices.  Features of mobile banking, which can be accessed via these apps, include View Accounts, Pay Bills, Transfer Funds, Find ATM/Branch and Get Help.   New to the mobile banking offering is enhanced text messaging functionality. 

“Salem Five is committed to listening to and engaging with our clients,” said Martha Acworth, senior vice president and chief marketing officer.  “We’ve heard many customers prefer to do their banking on the go.  By expanding our mobile platform, we’re excited to make their overall banking experience easier and better.”

The Salem Five application is available through the app stores on smart phones and Blackberry devices as well as by visiting the Salem Five mobile banking site with a mobile device (

Salem Five Bancorp is the parent company of Salem Five (, a mutual institution founded in 1855 which designs and delivers sophisticated retail and commercial banking products and services coupled with smart technology. Salem Five’s products and services all originate from its core belief that better banking starts with listening. Among the first banks in the country to offer online banking, Salem Five continues to innovate, providing banking access wherever its customers need it: online, mobile, ATMs, offices, phone, email and more. Salem Five is one of the largest Massachusetts-headquartered banks with $3.3 billion in assets and 29 retail branches in Essex, Middlesex and Suffolk counties. Salem Five Mortgage Company finances more homes statewide than any other Massachusetts bank, and has offices throughout Massachusetts, Maine and Rhode Island. Salem Five Investment Services offers financial and retirement planning, portfolio review and money management with a focus on retirement income. Salem Five Insurance Agency provides personal and commercial insurance. Deposits are insured through the FDIC and DIF. Investment and Insurance products sold through Salem Five Investment Services, LLC or Salem Five Insurance Services, LLC are:  not FDIC insured, not bank guaranteed, may lose value, not a deposit and not insured by any federal government agency.