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JSB Financial Inc. Announces the Redemption of Jefferson Security Bank Common Stock and Capital Reduction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - December 1, 2023

Jenna Kesecker, CPA
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

JSB Financial Inc. Announces the Redemption of Jefferson Security Bank Common Stock and Capital Reduction

Shepherdstown, West Virginia – JSB Financial Inc (OTC Pink: JFWV) today announced Jefferson Security Bank’s redemption of shares of its common stock pursuant to the exercise of appraisal rights under Article 13 of the West Virginia Business Corporation Act (WVBCA).  Shareholders of Jefferson Security Bank were entitled to appraisal rights under the WVBCA in connection with the reorganization of Jefferson Security Bank into a holding company structure whereby Jefferson Security Bank became a wholly owned subsidiary of JSB Financial Inc.

Appraisal rights were perfected in accordance with Article 13 of the WVBCA resulting in the redemption of Jefferson Security Bank common stock and a reduction to total capital in the amount of $1.6 million.  

Although Jefferson Security Bank was authorized to redeem the shares subject to appraisal rights, JSB Financial Inc. does not currently have a stock repurchase program available for the repurchase of shares.

About JSB Financial Inc.

JSB Financial Inc. (OTC Pink: JFWV) is the holding company for Jefferson Security Bank, an independent community bank operating six banking offices located in Berkeley County and Jefferson County, West Virginia and Washington County, Maryland. Founded in 1869, Jefferson Security Bank serves individuals, businesses, municipalities and community organizations through a comprehensive suite of banking services delivered by an exceptional team who put customers first. Jefferson Security Bank has received industry recognition as a Top 200 Community Bank by American Banker magazine four years in a row. Operating for over 154 years, Jefferson Security Bank is the oldest, independent, locally owned and managed bank in West Virginia. Visit for more information.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, as defined by federal securities laws, which may involve significant risks and uncertainties.  The statements are based on estimates and assumptions made by management in conjunction with other factors deemed appropriate under the circumstances.  Actual results could differ materially from current projections. 


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