6 Famous People Who Died Without Proper Planning

The importance of proper estate planning cannot be overstated, regardless of the size of your estate or the stage of life you’re in. Nevertheless, it’s surprising how many American adults haven’t put a plan in place. You might think that those who are rich and famous would be way ahead of the curve when it comes to planning their estates […]

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1ST SUMMIT BANK Announces Scholarship Winners

1ST SUMMIT BANK is proud to name Kiera Nadolsky and Dionte Coleman as the scholarship winners of its annual G.H. Miller & Jeanne W. McKelvey, Esq. Scholarship. Both recipients have been awarded $2,500 for tuition costs at the Pennsylvania-based school they are attending this fall. Ms. Nadolsky, Cresson, is a 2022 graduate of Penn Cambria High School and is attending […]

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Building Financial Resilience

Inflation, roller-coaster markets, global events, and life circumstances can test anyone’s fortitude. You may not feel ready to handle these pressure-filled times and might worry about the potential effects on your financial well-being. Fortunately, you can take steps to build the resilience you need to help handle the turbulence and hopefully emerge even stronger. Focus on the Foundation Developing a […]

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New Senior Vice-president and Chief Credit Officer

1ST SUMMIT BANK is proud to announce the appointment of Joseph Kelly as Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer as of April 25, 2022. As Chief Credit Officer, Mr. Kelly is responsible for overseeing credit administration, consumer underwriting and processing, mortgage underwriting and processing, collections, and loan workout. He brings a myriad of experience in commercial and consumer lending […]

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What the Red-Hot Job Market Means for Workers

The COVID-19 pandemic kicked off a severe labor shortage — and quite possibly the most worker-friendly job market in many years. Unpredictable demand shifts exposed pre-existing mismatches between the knowledge and skills of available workers and the tasks for which they are needed. The sheer number of available jobs has also been running far above the number of unemployed job […]

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