OLD ORCHARD Beach, Maine — Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution will offer a free shredding event to the public from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at its office in Old Orchard Beach, 2 Portland Ave. in the bank’s parking lot.
Community members and businesses are encouraged to join the fight against identity theft by bringing up to two boxes of documents, such as canceled checks, old bills, invoices, medical records etc., for safe and confidential shredding. Shredding will be provided by Without A Trace.
Attendees are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items, as a representative from the Old Orchard Beach Salvation Army Food Pantry and SBSI staff will be on hand to collect food and cash donations for the pantry. Bring a cash or food donation and receive a free gift while supplies last. Nickles, the SBSI mascot, will be there between 10 a.m. and noon.
Founded in 1827 and headquartered in Saco, Saco & Biddeford Savings is Maine’s oldest bank with branches located in Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach, Scarborough, South Portland and Westbrook. As a leader in community banking, Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution has contributed more than $3.5 million to area organizations over the last ten years; and, continues to support the needs of the communities it serves. The Bank was recognized in 2011 for “Best Places to Work in Maine.”Saco & Biddeford Savings is a Member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.