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Thomaston Savings Bank was recently named the top in-state bank in Connecticut, as well as the #1 bank in the country. 

Thomaston, CT: Each year, Forbes conducts several ranking lists for varying industries, and this year, Thomaston Savings Bank was named not only the top in-state bank in Connecticut, but also the top overall in the country. This was the first-ever survey of its kind by Forbes, conducted in response to the recent uptick in online banking institutions—and the resulting need for physical community banks to compete.

"It is truly an honor to be recognized as the top performing bank in the country, particularly when it relates to service, trust, delivery and overall satisfaction," said Thomaston Savings Bank

President, Stephen L. Lewis. "We are grateful to our customers for selecting us and to our employees, who consistently uphold our values and service standards."

Forbes, in collaboration with analytics firm Statista, performed the anonymous survey – asking more than 25,000 participants to rank banks in the region. The criteria for ranking included general satisfaction, digital services, financial advice, branch services and trustworthiness. With final scores ranging from 40 to 95.4, Thomaston Savings Bank came out on top.

With an ultimate aim to provide the highest quality financial services tailored to Connecticut residents and businesses alike, Thomaston Savings Bank is honored to have earned this recognition. Come see why You Get More When You're Next Door by visiting


About Thomaston Savings Bank

Established in 1874, Thomaston Savings Bank is one of the strongest state-chartered mutual savings banks in the State. Headquartered in Thomaston, the Bank operates 13 full-service branches throughout western Connecticut. With time-saving tools, direct insight and safe solutions catered to life around here, you can be confided that at Thomaston Savings Bank, you get more when you're next door.


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