Bankwell hosts shred event

As part of an ongoing effort to prevent identity theft in the community, Bankwell in Wilton is providing free on-site shredding services at its 47 Old Ridgefield Road branch on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 until noon.

This is an opportunity to securely dispose of old disks, credit cards, passports, bills, invoices, checks, statements or other personal papers. The bank requests each individual limit their items to two two-foot square boxes.