Banking Trends to Look For in 2021

Like many industries, banks had to quickly pivot in 2020 due to the pandemic. From implementing new technologies at a rapid pace to shifting business models in a matter of months, banks have had to be flexible and quickly adapt to the “new normal” way of life in order to continue serving clients.

3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Buy a Home

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused major changes in our country, economy, and especially the real estate market. Many people are on the fence about whether now is or is not a good time to buy a home. However, there are multiple factors that make it a good market for homebuyers.

Seven Things to Look for in a Nonprofit Banking Partner

Managing a successful nonprofit is no easy task. Many organizations are faced with a thin budget, limited resources and thousands of regionally competitive groups. In order to navigate these challenges, a cooperative structure of relationships ─ from volunteers to community partners ─ is vital to ensuring that no time or money is wasted.

How Nonprofits Can Be Successful During COVID-19

COVID-19 has impacted every industry, forcing organizations to adapt to the constantly changing situation. Nonprofits have been especially affected by the changes caused by COVID-19.

Nonprofit Banking Tips: How to Find the Best Nonprofit Bank Account

Nonprofits have unique banking needs. When looking to open a nonprofit bank account, organizations should do the research to find a bank that will meet their specific goals. There are dozens of banks that offer products and services for nonprofits.

Directors & Officers (D&O) Insurance

With today’s emphasis on corporate transparency and accountability, an organization’s directors and officers face a countless number of exposures. Regardless of the company’s size or mission, the legal costs associated with a lawsuit can be...

Sandy Spring Insurance Employee Recognized for 20 Years of Leadership

Claire Kilchenstein, CIC, CPCU, a senior account manager at Sandy Spring Insurance, was recently honored by The Society of Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) for her ongoing pledge to education, commitment to excellence and dedication to the...

Voluntary Employee Benefits

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Voluntary employee benefits allow employers to offer benefits that are attractive to employees without added cost to the company.

2019 Season of Sharing Wrap-Up

Sandy Spring Bank employees and toys collected. Season of Sharing 2019.
Volunteering in the communities we serve is a year-round priority for us at Sandy Spring Bank, but it’s a tradition for us to end the year with a special emphasis on giving back through our Season of Sharing.

What Is Personal Umbrella Liability Insurance?

Father, mother and children smiling and sitting on a couch. Sandy Spring Insurance Personal Umbrella Liability Insurance.
Personal umbrella liability insurance provides an extra layer of insurance coverage over your standard liability policies, which generally include homeowners, renters, auto and watercraft policies. It protects your personal assets by kicking in if...