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The Dime Bank Savings
0.10% APY
1. Overview 2. How We Rated It 3. Products Offered 4. Branch Locations

Overview

Founded in 1906, The Dime Bank has $655 million in assets along with $500 million in deposits, ranking it as a medium-size bank. The Dime Bank, whose headquarters are in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, lacks premium access to customer service, with no live chat or all-day service options available. It is a conventional brick-and-mortar bank with in-person service, in addition to its online and mobile offerings. SmartAsset experts rated The Dime Bank 3.9 out of 5 stars, indicating that it is a respectable bank that deserves your consideration. The Dime Bank provides customers with a variety of banking products, which include savings accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, CDs, IRAs, brokerage accounts, mortgage products and credit cards. The Dime Bank has a fair savings rate compared to the average savings account. If you're interested in stress-free personal checking, The Dime Bank's standard checking does not carry a monthly maintenance fee. Banks that offer free checking as well as a high interest rate savings account are the best bet for getting the highest income on your deposits while maintaining convenient access to your money.

How We Rated It

SmartAsset's Overall Rating

3.9/5
National Average: 4.1

The overall rating is a weighted average of rates, fees, service quality and financial health.Read more

Rates

3.1
SmartAsset Average: 3.5

With a savings rate of 0.10%, The Dime Bank ranks poorly in comparison to other U.S. banks. The Dime Bank's one-year and five-year term lengths CDs earn at a rate of 0.55% and 1.50%, respectively, while its highest-yielding money market account has a rate of 0.20%. Given The Dime Bank's below average savings rate, you should think about taking a look at other banks for savings accounts.

How The Dime Bank's Savings Rates Compare

The Dime Bank Savings 0.10 National Average 0.26 Compare Offers
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Fees

4.5
SmartAsset Average: 4.4

The Dime Bank has typically low fees compared to other U.S. banks. With no monthly fee, The Dime Bank's checking account is ideal for those who need an easy banking experience. Also, at $35.00, The Dime Bank has a lower overdraft fee compared to the national average. The Dime Bank does not reimburse out-of-network ATM charges, which means you'll need to locate a The Dime Bank ATM or pay the withdrawal fee.

Monthly Fee $0 National Average: $3.21
Non-network ATM Fee N/A National Average: $1.20
Overdraft Fee $35.00 National Average: $35.00
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Service Quality

3.7
SmartAsset Average: 3.7

The Dime Bank is a brick-and-mortar bank, with eight total bank locations in Pennsylvania. With mobile and web apps, The Dime Bank makes account access convenient, even on the go. The Dime Bank receives fair feedback from users for its online presence. With 33 ratings across both iOS and Android platforms, the The Dime Bank mobile app is scored at 3.6 out of 5 (compared to the national average of 3.8). The Dime Bank's mobile app lets you manage your bank accounts by reviewing account balances, sending and receiving funds as well as reaching customer service. The Dime Bank receives a superb consumer satisfaction rating due to comparatively few consumer complaints registered with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a government-sponsored consumer protection agency.

Overall Mobile Rating 3.6/5
Consumer Satisfaction Rating 5.0/5
Online Banking Portal No
Live Chat No
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Financial Health

4.3
SmartAsset Average: 4.8

The Dime Bank is currently a medium-size bank and manages $655 million in assets and $500 million in deposits. The Dime Bank's Texas Ratio is 14.23%, suggesting that the bank is in fine financial well-being and unlikely to fail. Additionally, The Dime Bank is FDIC-insured, meaning that your money is insured up to $250,000, even in the event of bank failure.

Texas Ratio Analysis

14.23%
High Risk 75% 50% 20% 10% Low Risk

The Texas Ratio, a measure of a "bad assets" against available capital, can provide an early warning sign of bank failure. A low ratio indicates smaller chance of failure; a higher ratio suggests greater risk.

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Compare The Dime Bank to Other Competitive Offers

Products Offered

Product Current Terms and Rates Minimum Balance for APY
Savings Account 0.1% APY $2500
Checking Account 0.1% APY $1000
Certificates of Deposit
  • 12 Month: 0.55% APY
  • 24 Month: 0.75% APY
  • 36 Month: 1.05% APY
  • 48 Month: 1.30% APY
  • 60 Month: 1.50% APY
$2500 for all terms
Money Market Accounts 0.2% APY 0.2% APY $10000 $15000

The Dime Bank has several deposit products including savings accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts and CDs that provide you with many options to manage your money. The Dime Bank does not have the best savings rate, which means you should think about looking elsewhere for banks that deliver more return for your money. CDs can be a terrific option to achieve higher returns, but there are limitations to accessing your money. The Dime Bank's CD rates are fair in comparison to other U.S. banks.

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Find a The Dime Bank Near Me

The Dime Bank has eight locations across the U.S.

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