All articles tagged: “Banks”

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Recognizing First Citizens National Bank for Its Financial Literacy Efforts Focusing on Women and Children, and its Long-Running Community Support in Tennessee

First Citizens National Bank Supports Smart Women & Children

In a Nutshell: Data reveals that a financial literacy gap exists between men and women. Tennessee’s First Citizens... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/29/19

Blog

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Trustco Bank Recognized for Its Community Commitment to Financial Education, Support for Local Causes, and Delivering Accessible Products

Trustco Bank: Recognized for Its Community Commitment

In a Nutshell: Trustco Bank, which traces its origins to early 20th century Schenectady, New York, demonstrates its... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/17/19

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Compliance Alliance Provides Tools and Resources to Help Community Banks Successfully Address Regulatory Guidelines

Compliance Alliance Helps Banks Meet Guidelines

In a Nutshell: Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010 to protect consumers and increase transparency in the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/16/19

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Recognizing Southern Independent Bank for Its Community Service, Including Financial Literacy Efforts and Supporting Local Causes in Alabama

Southern Independent Bank: Recognized for Community Service

In a Nutshell: While many banks have been fixtures in their communities for decades, Southern Independent Bank... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/23/19

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KOHO Provides Full-Featured Bank Accounts to Canadians Seeking No-Fee Alternatives to Traditional Financial Institutions

KOHO: Full-Featured Bank Accounts with No Hidden Fees

In a Nutshell: For Canadians who’ve grown tired of high fees at the Big Five banks, KOHO offers an affordable,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/30/19

Blog

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Silver Lake Bank Provides Support and Financial Literacy Resources to Customers, Schools, and Community Organizations in Northeast Kansas

Silver Lake Bank Provides Support to Kansas Communities

In a Nutshell: Silver Lake Bank goes the extra mile to help schools, causes, and community members in its Northeast... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/16/19

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Liberty Bank of Utah Helps Homebuyers Qualify for Loans and Achieve Financial Independence Through Guidance and Access to Grants

Liberty Bank of Utah Helps Homebuyers Qualify for Loans

In a Nutshell: For many first-time homebuyers, obtaining financing and closing a deal can be daunting experiences.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/29/19

Guide

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2 Simple Steps to Open a Bank Account Online with No Deposit & Bad Credit

Opening an Online Bank Account with No Deposit

Although you can get through life without ever opening a bank account, having one is inarguably more convenient and... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/9/19

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Simple™ CEO David Hijirida Focuses on Expanding the Online Bank’s Mission to Better Serve Customers Through Enhanced Features like Expenses and Goals

Simple™ CEO Expands Mission to Serve Customers

In a Nutshell: As one of the leading online banks in the U.S., Simple offers a suite of automated, integrated... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/25/19

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Axos Bank Strengthens Financial Literacy Among Children, Communities, and Military Members Through Philanthropic Partnerships and Programs

Axos Bank Strengthens Financial Literacy in Communities

In a Nutshell: Even without physical branch locations, Axos Bank still places a strong institutional emphasis on... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/18/19

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The ACSI 2018 Finance and Insurance Report Shows Banks Matching the Customer Satisfaction Ratings of Credit Unions

ACSI Report: Banks Match Credit Unions’ Satisfaction Ratings

In a Nutshell: For the last decade, the Finance and Insurance Report issued by The American Customer Satisfaction... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 12/11/18

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Zions Bank Acknowledged for Teaching Utah and Idaho Residents How to Establish Positive Financial Habits and Reduce Debt

Zions Bank Acknowledged for Teaching Positive Financial Habits

In a Nutshell: In 2003, Utah had the highest rate of personal bankruptcy in the U.S. Concerned for the welfare of... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/14/18

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Bank of Hawaii Provides Financial Education and Volunteerism to Strengthen Island Communities

Bank of Hawaii Provides Financial Education to Island Communities

In a Nutshell: Island life is a little different from life on the mainland, and no institution understands that... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/24/18

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Berkshire Bank’s Partnership with GreenPath Expands Efforts to Empower Customers in the Northeast Through Financial Education

Berkshire Bank Partners with GreenPath to Expand Its Mission

In a Nutshell: Many residents of the Northeast US already recognize Berkshire Bank as a business dedicated to... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 10/10/18

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ICBA Weighs in on the Powerful Role Fintech Partnerships Can Play in the Future of Community Banking

ICBA: Fintech Partnerships and the Future of Community Banking

In a Nutshell: Innovation is changing the way all companies do business, and community banking is no exception.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/5/18

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BankMobile Vibe Accounts Set Students Up for Financial and Educational Success, and Reward Them for It

BankMobile Vibe Accounts Set Students Up for Success

In a Nutshell: With widespread smartphone use and convenience driving a trend toward mobile banking, a growing... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/7/18

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‘Relief Today, Hope for Tomorrow’ — How Cashco Financial’s Suite of Specialized Products Changes the Lives of Underbanked Canadians

Cashco Financial’s Products Help Underbanked Canadians

In a Nutshell: With millions of Canadians underserved by banks and living paycheck to paycheck, it’s important that... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/22/18

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Ally Bank’s Online Savings Account Earns Our 2018 Editor’s Choice™ Award for Its Consistently Competitive Interest Yields

Ally Bank Offers One of the Top Online Savings Interest Yields

In a Nutshell: Online banking has increased in popularity over the last decade as consumers look for ways to stay... read more »

Ray FitzGerald

By: Ray FitzGerald • 2/22/18

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Giving Back to Communities Through Neighborhood Revitalization: Gate City Bank Earns Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for Best Home Improvement Programs

Recognizing Gate City Bank for Its Home Improvement Programs

In a Nutshell: Gate City Bank has built its reputation on the generosity it extends to the communities it serves,... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 9/15/17

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#1 Secret: How to Close “Bank of America” Account (Online?)

How to Close Your Bank of America Account Online

Here’s the deal — there’s no surefire way to close a Bank of America account online, sorry. However, there’s always... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 3/9/16

Best Of

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Georgia’s 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

Georgia’s 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

There’s a lot Georgia is known for: music, films and food are just a few things on the list. But what about their... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/5/15

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Simple: Mobile Banking That Doesn’t Suck

Simple: Mobile Banking That Doesn’t Suck

In a nutshell: Mobile banking platform Simple takes a 21st-century approach to retail banking with a 100 percent... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 1/11/18

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Should Banks Give Consumers Their Credit Scores for Free?

Should Banks Give Consumers Their Credit Scores for Free?

The head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is on a mission to give American consumers access to free... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 9/9/14

Study

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54% of Canadian Bankers are Ticked Off. But What About?

54% of Canadian Bankers are Ticked Off. But What About?

About or aboot? Sorry, Canada. We had to do it. According to a recently released FICO survey, bankers in Canada are... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/9/16

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Study Reveals Which Bank Ranks Highest in Security

Study Reveals Which Bank Ranks Highest in Security

In their 9th annual Credit Card Issuers Identity Scorecard, Javelin Research has named Bank of America as “Best in... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/24/14