Oswego Businesses Pulling Together #OswegoStrong
COVID-19 is having a major impact on Oswego. As a community comprising many small businesses, we are profoundly affected by the current economic circumstances.
We also are, and always will be, a community that cares and looks out for one another. We’ve organized a directory of Oswego businesses and organizations facing difficult disruptions. We encourage Oswegoans to refer to it and shop locally as we pull through this time together.
Your Oswego Area Chamber of Commerce is here to help support you during this challenging period. If you are a Chamber business that is contending with recent developments, please share your announcement or update with us.
Effective March 17, in response to statewide school closures, we're temporarily closing a few branches to support our team members with family obligations. To find the closest open branch and updates, please visit bylinebank.com/covid19
Earthmover Credit Union
We are asking anyone who is showing any symptoms please stay home and take advantage of our digital banking options available to all members.
Use our self-service banking with 24/7 account access through our mobile, online and MARS (Member Audio Response System) telephone banking services. Through these channels, you can check balances, transfer funds, deposit checks or find the nearest ATM. If you are not enrolled in Online or Mobile Banking and you need assistance with the process, please visit www.earthmovercu.com, a branch or contact us at 630.844.4950.
Remember, your debit card and/or credit card are also available for you to use at any retail establishment in person or online at your convenience.
First National Bank
Effective Tuesday, March 24th, First National Bank will be temporally closing all of our branches except for; Yorkville, DeKalb, Lake in the Hills West and Marengo. These four locations will offer drive-up only service from 9:00 - 4:00, Monday through Friday. Saturday the drive-thru will be operating from 9:00 - Noon. All branches will be open on Saturday’s by APPOINTMENT only for Safe Box Access.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause but these measures are being taken to ensure the health and safety of our employees, customers and business partners.
Fox Valley Credit Union
The lobbies at our Aurora and Oswego locations are temporarily closed to prevent exposure to our staff and members. The drive-up lanes at Aurora are open to process transactions in person, and we are available to assist by phone: 630-859-2276.
Go here for more info on how we can help you with loan hardships etc https://www.foxvalleycu.com/about/covid-19/
Heartland Bank & Trust
To help limit the spread of the coronavirus, Heartland Bank is taking the following measures:
Our drive-up services will remain open during regular business hours. These hours can be found on our locations page and on our mobile app.
Effective Wednesday, March 18, we will temporarily limit branch lobby services to by-appointment for essential needs such as safe deposit box access and debit card assistance. Local branch phone numbers can be found on our website and will be posted on the lobby doors.
The Customer Care Center will continue to be available 7 days a week at 888-897-2276.
Employee nonessential travel has been suspended and group training events have been postponed.
Recommended disinfecting and cleaning protocols have been in place at all of our facilities.
We strongly recommend you take advantage of our online and mobile banking services which allow you to conduct most of your banking needs at home, 24/7. You can even open a deposit account online! If you have not enrolled in these services, you may enroll here. Also available are our branch night deposits and ATMs for cash withdrawals.
Old Second National Bank
To All Old Second Clients,
During this unprecedented time, the health and safety of our customers and employees remain our top priority. We know many are facing financial hardships at this time. And while all the details of the government stimulus package is unknown at this time, Old Second is here to help.
Old Second Bank is considered an essential business and will continue to provide you banking services. Our drive-up services remain unchanged and our lobby hours are more limited but bankers are available by appointment. Please refer to www.oldsecond.com for branch hours.
Old Second Responds - COVID-19 Client Relief Program
• Old Second is offering consumer, mortgage and auto loan payment deferrals for clients with consumer and homeowner loans with no credit bureau impact (as long as loans were current prior to the COVID-19 pandemic)
• Commercial and Business clients should contact your commercial banker to discuss what options may be available
• If facing financial hardships due to COVID-19, clients can request early withdrawal without penalties on certificates of deposit
• Old Second will suspend late fees for consumer loans through June 30, 2020
• Old Second is pausing new foreclosure and repossession actions until June 30, 2020 and will continue to re-evaluate based on the on-going COVID-19 pandemic
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for businesses impacted by COVID-19. SBA disaster assistance loans are processed directly by the SBA Office of Disaster Assistance.
Commitment to our Clients, Employees and Communities
Since 1871, Old Second has remained committed to the communities we have served. While currently we have temporarily limited our lobby hours, our drive-up hours have remained unchanged. We encourage you to use our digital and mobile banking platforms, which allow you to access your accounts 24 hours a day.
This is a very difficult time, but we are here for you. Thank you for the trust you place in Old Second.
President and CEO
West Suburban Bank – Route 34 location
At West Suburban Bank, the health and well-being of our customers, employees and families is our top priority. Considering the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic and in an effort to support CDC recommended social distancing, we have decided to temporarily close some of our bank’s lobbies effective at the end of the day on Friday, March 20, 2020.
The following branches will remain open during regular banking hours:
Aurora: 101 N. Lake Street
Bartlett: 1061 W. Stearns Road
Bloomingdale: 355 W. Army Trail Road
Darien: 8001 S. Cass Ave
Lombard: 711 S. Westmore-Meyers Road
Naperville: 2020 Feldott Lane
For your banking needs, our ITMs will remain available at all locations; to speak to a teller, please touch the screen during banking hours. For your safety, we are continuously disinfecting the machines.
For Safe Deposit Box services, we will offer appointments only. Please call our Customer Care Center at (630) 652-2000 to schedule an appointment.
As always, you can access your accounts from home 24/7 using our Online Banking, Mobile Banking and Telebank 24. You can use these services for your everyday banking, to check balances, pay bills, transfer funds between accounts and more. You can even make a check deposit* using the mBanking app. If you're not currently enrolled in Online Banking, get started today!
During this time, fraudsters may take advantage of the heightened emphasis put on the coronavirus. Please be aware that WSB will never initiate an unsolicited request for your private information (e.g. account numbers, debit card number, social security number, user name and password) via phone, text or email.
We will continue to closely monitor the situation and do all we can to protect our customers and our employees. Rest assured during these trying times, your money remains safe and FDIC Insured. For FDIC insurance FAQs, visit: https://www.fdic.gov/deposit/deposits/faq.html
For additional information about COVID-19, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at https://www.cdc.gov/