June 2011

What We’re Reading

June 30, 2011
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Below are interesting stories the Banking.com staff has been reading over the past week. What have you been reading? Let us know in the comments section below. Omnego Launches White-Label Mobile Payments App American...

Social Media and Banking Regulation

June 28, 2011
/   Insights

Financial institutions who implement social media programs are now facing the challenge of new rules and regulations of such interactions. Unlike other industries that can interact with consumers on a product level, financial intuitions...

FI Highlight: BankAtlantic

June 23, 2011
/   Insights

It can be difficult to educate consumers on the importance of taking control of their finances. With so many management tools available and advice coming from every direction, consumers may not know who to...

What We’re Reading

/   Spotlight

Below are interesting stories the Banking.com staff has been reading over the past week. What have you been reading? Let us know in the comments section below. Questions to ask about mobile banking and...

Mobile Apps Prevail over the Web

June 21, 2011
/   Insights

In 2009, Apple created a commercial for the iPhone 3 to highlight the versatility of apps, coining a term that has been widely used for the last couple years: “There’s an app for that.”...

SMS Prevails on Smartphones

June 17, 2011
/   Insights

A recent survey by Upstream highlighted consumers’ attitudes towards mobile marketing. The survey indicated that although there are a plethora of mobile marketing options available, 75 percent of smartphone users prefer to receive notifications...

What We’re Reading

June 16, 2011
/   Spotlight

Below are interesting stories the Banking.com staff has been reading over the past week. What have you been reading? Let us know in the comments section below. Online banking—it’s so 1998 ABA Banking Journal...

FI Highlight: M&T Bank

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Last month, M&T Bank launched new financial management and budgeting capabilities within online banking called FinanceWorks. For just $0.99 a month, the bank’s customers can manage all their financial transactions in one place, whether...

Wal-Mart Expands ‘MoneyCenter’ Kiosks

June 15, 2011
/   Insights

As traditional banking relationships continue to diversify, new players are entering the market. This  is creating a larger pool of options for customers  than ever-before. One “nonbank” services provider, Wal-Mart, is rolling out ‘MoneyCenters...