Did you know that your hard–earned savings can be a convenient source of borrowing? You can use your existing passbook savings1 or CD balances as collateral for this loan. In addition to borrowing at an attractive rate, you'll continue to earn interest on your balances and you may be able to build your credit history along the way.
For a timely response you must direct all billing inquiries and requests for information on your loan to: ESSA Bank & Trust, Attn: Loan Servicing, PO Box L, Stroudsburg, PA 18360-0160.
All owners of the savings account must sign as a borrower or pledgor/hypothecator or both.
Minimum monthly payment: accrued interest or $50, whichever is greater.
Principal balance plus any accrued interest due at maturity.
Passbook savings accounts may not be available at all ESSA locations.
All loans are subject to credit approval.
Accounts must be like-titled to be pledged for one loan.