Corporate Press Releases
Verity Bank – Named One of the Safest Banks in America
July 24, 2012
Steven F. Smith, President & COO of Verity Bank, Inc., announced today that Verity Bank was named one of the safest banks in America according to a recent MSN Money article dated July 13, 2012. “We couldn’t be more pleased with the positive press and we are thankful for the trust and support from our shareholders and the communities that we serve. He further commented, “Our team works diligently every day to ensure that Verity Bank’s safety rating remains exemplary and it’s rewarding to be ranked among other high performing financial institutions”.
In addition to its stellar safety rating, Verity Bank’s ability to make prompt local decisions with regard to loan requests has also been instrumental in the bank’s success. Verity Bank is a well capitalized full service growing bank with the ability to provide loans, products and services that the community needs.
Verity Bank opened its first location in October of 2008 in Winder, GA and is scheduled to open its newest location in downtown Cornelia on August 1, 2012. The newly remodeled Cornelia office is located at 255 North Main Street in Cornelia. “Opening our second office is a very special milestone in the life of our company and we look forward to offering not only a safe bank but also a service minded bank to the Habersham community”, says Smith.
In closing Mr. Smith stated, “Everyone at Verity Bank is excited about the future and we are truly grateful for the opportunities that have allowed us to grow, but more importantly than growth, we are determined to be a sound and profitable bank that exemplifies servant leadership and ethical business practices”.