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Banks see a rebound in usage of branches

...the Internet is still the most preferred way for people to do bank business. But after some decline, the good ole bank branch had a rebound ? 21 percent, up from 18 percent last year. More people are also using mobile devices to bank, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-08-29/banks-see-r
35 percent in US facing debt collectors, study says

...workers who recover around $50 billion each year, according to a study published by the Federal Reserve's Philadelphia bank branch.Ratcliffe said stagnant incomes are key to why some are struggling to repay their debt.Health care-related bills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-29/35-percent-us-facing-debt-
Retail building under construction in front of Augusta Mall

...front of Augusta Mall will bring three businesses and a bank ATM to Wrightsboro Road.An old building, formerly a bank branch and cellular phone store, has been razed near the Bobby Jones Expressway ramps at 3456 Wrightsboro to accommodate an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-18/retail-buil
Man uses note to rob bank branch

...at 9:15 a.m. Friday to a teller at the Wachovia Bank branch on Walton Way Extension, said Investigator Joann Nutter...being offered. Investigator Nutter said the Wachovia bank branch was closed Friday morning as investigators combed through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/15/met_368994.shtml
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SunTrust Bank branch robbed

...It is the first bank robbery of 2003 in Richmond County, but the second this week, officials said. A Regions Bank branch on Broad Street was robbed Monday by a white man wearing a false beard. No arrest has been made in that case. Reach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/02/met_361837.shtml
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South Augusta bank branch robbed

The SouthTrust Bank branch at 2756 Peach Orchard Road was robbed at about 11:30 a.m. today, said Richmond County Sheriff's Maj. Ken Autry. A man...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/30/met_330592.shtml
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Building to get bank branch

...Augusta Tomorrow and renovate it. 2003: Georgia Bank and Trust buys the Cotton Exchange with plans to convert it into a bank branch. Source: www.augusta.com Reach James Gallagher at (706) 823-3227 or james.gallagher@augustachronicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/30/bus_386831.shtml
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Summerville Pharmacy moving to old bank building

...new home in June.The Augusta pharmacy is moving from a converted home at 2279 Wrightsboro Road into a former Regions Bank branch at 2839 Central Ave., which is behind the Daniel Village shopping center.Owners of the pharmacy purchased the 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-01/summerville
School program banks on deposits teaching students

...will help set up, in effect, a bank branch that will operate one day a month...deposited funds to a Capitol City Bank branch, and the money would be deposited...at school, and the staff at a bank branch will set up the accounts.Ellis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-10-23/school-program-banks-depo
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Bank robbed in Martinez

The First Union Bank branch on Washington Road in Martinez was robbed just before 3 p.m. today. Witnesses described the alleged robber as a 6-foot-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/03/met_323450.shtml
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