Membership Meetings

SNECG holds membership meetings each month with Guest Speakers focused on current industry topics. These meetings provide a great opportunity for members of the credit granting community to network with each other along with many of the areas local industry professionals and stay updated on the most current topics impacting their lending decisions.

We hold meetings once a month between September and May

Fireside Grille
30 Bedford Street
Middleboro, MA 02346

Exit 6 on I-495 (Rte 44). East for ¼ mile to the Middleboro Rotary. The Fireside Grille is just off the Rotary on Rte 18 next to Friendlys.


This Months Meeting Details


[CANCELLED] 2018 Economic Update

More Info: An economical update in regards to the following ,U.S. & global GDP, Employment, Manufacturing and Service Sector growth ,Housing, Inflation ,Fixed income market – Fed Policy and Equity Valuation summary
Mark J. Gendreau, CFP®
Vice President & Investment Officer/Trader
Plimoth Investment Advisors
Click here for a bio

Time: 8:00 AM - Registration
Date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Location: Fireside Grille
30 Bedford Street
Middleboro, MA 02346
Questions Please Contact:
Jen Benoit
Office: 508-533-8661

Future Meetings and Speaker

Past Meetings - Click here for Detailed Information

Topic: Holiday Luncheon and Fundraiser

Topic: Cancelling PMI and how it may guide you in changing your procedures

Topic: Education Seminar

Topic: Federal Home Loan Bank – Overview of Current Products and Pricing

Topic: Economy Update

Topic: PMI Changes

Topic: Holiday Luncheon

Topic: Active Shooter Training for Financial Institutions

Topic: "Mass Housing"

Topic: "SNECG Annual Scholarships Awards & 2016 - 2017 Slate of Officers"

Topic: "SNECG Annual Scholarships Awards & 2016 - 2017 Slate of Officers"

Topic: "Educational Seminar"

Topic: "Common Compliance findings- Flood, adverse actions , and TRID"

Topic: "Being Social on a new kind of Media"

Topic: "Economic Factors to watch for in 2016"

Topic: Holiday Luncheon to benefit: Blue Star Mothers of Eastern Mass

Topic: A Follow-up on the October TRID changes

Topic: “Solar Electric Systems need Financing” Learn more how your institution can participate in this $30 Million Green Project.

Topic: New Escrow Provisions & Notice Requirements are coming in January 2016 for Loans in Special Flood Hazard Areas

Topic: “TILA – RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule”

Topic: “Annual Golf Outing”

Presentation: Recognition of Scholarship Award Recipients and Election of the 2015-2016 Board of Directors

Topic: "Internet Security; Who is the next to be HACKED & how much will it COST"
Learn some practical steps to minimize risk

Topic: Marketing Strategies for growing New Purchase Business “Learn about Tools that can make a difference”

Topic: “2014 Holiday Luncheon & Fundraiser”

Topic: "Housing and Economic Forecast for 2015"

Topic: “MGIC Servicing Updates and Master Policy Changes”

Topic: “Federal Flood Regulations Impacting New England Lenders”

Topic: “Annual Golf Outing ”

Topic: Latest Updates on State & Federal Laws & Regulations

Topic: “Discussing the Outlook on Mortgage Banking for 2014/2015”
· Mortgage Lending, where to focus
· Qualified Mortgage & it's impact on the Market

Topic: “Latest updates on Financial Crimes”

Topic: The “small creditor” portfolio QM.
“A discussion of the boundaries of the expanded definition of
“qualified mortgage” for small creditors that originate residential
mortgages to retain in portfolio.”

Topic: “Holiday Luncheon & Fundraiser”

  • How to manage stress while maintaining compliance in this ever changing complex regulatory climate…

Topic: “MassHousing Product & Program updates”

  • New Trends
  • A look ahead on what to expect for 2014
  • Overview on how to become a MassHousing lender
  • ( if you are not currently a MassHousing approved lender)

Topic: Net Present Value Model for Foreclosure (NVP)
This model will assist community banks in complying with Massachusetts’ new foreclosure law

Topic: “Time is Running out, Are you Prepared?”
“Dodd-Frank/Regulation Z update”