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At CCB, we’re leveraging our more than 100 years of success as community bankers to drive our success as community builders. We’re committed to providing you with the tools and resources to help make our communities even better places to live AND work.

On this page you’ll find helpful banking news and information along with stories about some of the amazing community projects we are involved in. Check back frequently, as we are always adding more! 


Turn Your Summer Vacation Spot Into a Yearly Retreat with CCB’s Seasonal Property Mortgages

July 18, 2024

There’s something magical about your favorite summer vacation spot. Whether it’s a cozy cabin by the lake, a charming beach house, or a serene mountain ski retreat, these places hold a special place in your heart. Imagine turning that beloved getaway into a spot you can return to year after year. At CCB, we can […]

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Discover the CCB Advantage: Personalized Banking Programs for Our Community

July 11, 2024

At CCB, our motto “Where Community Counts” isn’t just words on paper, it’s the way we live. Since our founding in 1902, we have been dedicated to providing personalized banking solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of our customers. Our CCB Advantage programs are designed to offer you the best in personal banking and […]

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Celebrating Independence Day with CCB: Where Community Counts

July 4, 2024

As we celebrate Independence Day, it’s a perfect time to reflect on the values that make our nation great—freedom, community, and independence. Since our founding in 1902, CCB has been dedicated to the communities we serve with integrity and care. We are proud to be an independent, locally owned community bank where decisions are made […]

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Exploring Career Opportunities in Banking

June 27, 2024

As high school seniors and college students explore various career paths, the banking industry offers numerous opportunities that may align with your skills and aspirations. Community banks, like CCB, provide a unique environment where you can grow professionally while contributing to the community you know and love. Here’s why a career in banking, especially with […]

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Celebrating National Homeownership Month with CCB!

June 20, 2024

Happy National Homeownership Month! At CCB, we believe that homeownership is a milestone worth celebrating. Whether you’re dreaming of owning your first home or looking to upgrade, this is the perfect time to take steps toward making that dream a reality. Here are some essential tips to help you determine if you’re ready to buy […]

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Managing Your Agricultural Business with CCB by Your Side

June 13, 2024

June is National Dairy Month, and as we celebrate our local dairy farmers, we also recognize that agriculture is the heart of many communities, especially throughout Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Erie counties. CCB offers a variety of deposit and savings options to help you manage and grow your farm’s finances. Here’s how our deposit and savings […]

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Ways to Save Money This Summer: Tips from CCB

June 6, 2024

Summer is the perfect time for family adventures, fun in the sun, and making lasting memories. However, it can also be a season where expenses add up quickly. At CCB, we understand the importance of balancing enjoyment with financial prudence. That’s why we’re excited to share some practical tips on how to save money this […]

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Exploring the Benefits of Term-Out Options With Your CCB HELOC

May 30, 2024

At CCB, we believe in providing flexible financial solutions to meet your evolving needs. One of the most versatile tools we offer is the Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC). This week, we continue to share the benefits of a CCB HELOC by discussing the “term-out.” Understanding the Term-Out Option So, what exactly is a […]

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Honoring Those Who Have Fallen on Memorial Day

May 26, 2024

As we approach Memorial Day, a time dedicated to honoring the brave men and women who have sacrificed their lives for our nation, we at CCB are reminded of the deep significance this day holds for our community and country. Since our founding in 1902, CCB has been more than just a bank; we’ve been […]

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The Smart Choice for Home Improvement: A HELOC from CCB

May 23, 2024

When it comes to enhancing your home, whether through a kitchen remodel, a new deck, or an updated bathroom, financing these projects can often feel like a challenging, and even scary, task. At CCB, we believe in empowering our customers with the financial tools they need to make their dream homes a reality. One of […]

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