As a community bank, we’re committed to helping you understand and protect your money so you can have a more financially secure future.
That’s why we’re providing informational seminars and materials for everything from retirement planning to fraud prevention.
Community banks are a community resource
At least, we feel they should be. We offer live seminars as well as a growing library of recorded material that you can watch or listen to at your convenience.
Of course, our bankers and financial experts are another valuable resource. If you have a question or concern, please call 800-837-2265. We’re here to help.
Coming Soon... AmeriServ Presents: Bank Chats
We are excited to begin a new chapter in educational, informative content through a financially-focused podcast! Right now, we are in the process of recording some fantastic content that we hope to share with you very soon. In the meantime, please check out the recordings of our past live webinars in the section below.
This event is meant to provide general information only. It is not intended to provide specific financial, investment, tax, legal, accounting or other advice and should not be acted upon without additional information. It is recommended that participants with specific questions consult a professional advisor who is able to review each client's individual situation.
More Information To Keep You Safe
Medicare Basics - Part I
If you're approaching 65 or just want a better understanding of the Medicare program, be sure to watch Medicare Basics, Part I.
Bill McKendree, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Healthcare Benefit Solutions Program explains eligibility, Parts A and B, and how to make the right choices for your health and financial future.
Medicare Basics - Part II
In Part II of Medicare Basics, Bill McKendree examines the various kinds of private insurance coverage under Medicare, such as Medigaps, Part C Advantage plans and Part D drug coverage.
He provides insight into how each type of product works, their strengths and weaknesses, and how to determine which is best for your individual needs - with particular emphasis on how to shop for them effectively.
Medicare Basics - Part III
In Part III of Medicare Basics, we examine Medicare Part D drug coverage.
Bill McKendree, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Healthcare Benefit Solutions Program outlines the different ways to pay for prescriptions under the Medicare umbrella.
Medicare Basics - Part IV
The final installment in our 2022 Medicare Basics series.
In this session Bill McKendree, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Healthcare Benefit Support Program, discusses the various product choices under Medicare, and answers attendee questions.
According to the Better Business Bureau, online purchase scams accounted for 64% of lost money claims last year. In this recorded seminar John Dayton, a Forensic Analyst with the Secret Service, discusses how to protect your information and secure your privacy. Learn to spot red flags, avoid new scams, and take preventative measures.
Intro to Bank Accounts
AmeriServ Presents a new educational series Basics of Banking. In Part I of the series, Kerri Mueller, our Senior VP of Retail Banking, covered the different types of bank accounts you're likely to encounter and what they can do for you.
Part II of the AmeriServ Presents - Basics of Banking educational series covers budgeting tips. To really manage your finances to the best of your ability, having a monthly budget is essential. Should you use an app or the 'envelope method'? Check out the session to find out!
Building Credit & Managing Debt
Part III of the AmeriServ Presents - Basics of Banking educational series. In this session, Kerri Mueller, our Senior VP of Retail Banking, will covers building credit and managing debt. How do you most effectively use credit and keep your debt low? Check out the session by clicking the link below.
Banking for Life (Recap)
AmeriServ Presents concludes our educational series, Basics of Banking. In this session, Kerri Mueller, our Senior VP of Retail Banking, will provide examples of how to apply what we've covered in Parts 1, 2, and 3.
Elder Abuse & Prevention
It may come as a surprise to find that 1 in 10 Americans 60+ have experienced abuse. In this free, 20-minute seminar, Shana Stiles, Chief Compliance Officer, discusses what elder abuse is, who it is often committed by, how to prevent it, and what to do if it happens.
Unemployment Rights and Resources During COVID-19
Learn how Pennsylvania protects you during the pandemic. Download this informative 4-page document for insights on everything from utility and student loan payments to paid leave and more. Created by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General.
Identity Theft Toolkit
To protect you from frauds and scammers, the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office has created a comprehensive, web-based Identity Theft Toolkit. It’s a great resource with information on everything from securing passwords to phishing to corrective actions.
Combating Veteran Scams
PA’s veterans served this country well. Now it’s our turn to help by sharing this brochure from the Pennsylvania Attorney General's office. The content focuses on best practices for veterans when dealing with fraud, types of scams that target veterans, and more.
Student Fraud Prevention
In 2019, over 14,000 identity theft victims were under the age of 19. Check out the information on the FTC site regarding keeping students and children safe from identity theft.