Sound Financial Bancorp Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 per Share

SEATTLE, July 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:SFBC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on Sound Financial Bancorp common stock of $0.05 per share, payable on August 27, 2013 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on August 13, 2013.

About Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc.

Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for Sound Community Bank, a full-service bank, providing personal and business banking services in communities across the greater Puget Sound region. The Seattle-based company operates five full-service banking offices in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Clallam Counties, and is on the web at

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CONTACT: Media: Laurie Stewart President/CEO (206) 448-0884 x306 Financial: Matt Deines EVP/CFO (206) 448-0884 x305Source:Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc.