New 1st Mariner Card Designs Are Here

by Erica Starr 14. June 2017
Now customers will be able to select from three new 1st Mariner Debit Card designs to go with their new personal and business checking accounts. [More]

1st Mariner Bank launches new suite of business and personal checking products

by Erica Starr 27. February 2017
Today we officially announced the launch of our new suite of personal and business checking products. The new product offerings provide an increased level of convenience and flexibility for consumers’ modern checking needs. Many of the new product and service features are free to customers.  In an effort to simplify banking for consumers, we've eliminated unnecessary fees that often serve as an initiation and maintenance barrier to account holders.  Our new products also forgo us... [More]

What's a Good Use for a HELOC?

by Nerd Wallet 8. July 2016
When you take out a home equity line of credit, you're offering your house as collateral to secure another loan. The upside: You can gain access to up to 80% of your home's value, minus your current mortgage balance and adjusted based on your creditworthiness.The downside? If you can't make your payments, you could lose where you live. Because the stakes are high, you want to make sure you use a HELOC for the right reasons. Here are a few. [More]


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