March 2012

FI Highlight: University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union

March 30, 2012
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Banks and credit unions have been creating some interesting campaigns to attract customers leaving large corporate banks. To continue the momentum from Bank Transfer Day, University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union launched the “lipstick...

National Day of Unplugging

March 23, 2012
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Tonight marks the start of a day called the National Day of Unplugging. This movement encourages people to disconnect from technology and connect with the offline world. For many tech savvy users the ideas...

Mobile Maturity

March 22, 2012
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Here’s a conundrum: Is the rising concern over security as it relates mobile banking a sign that mobile banking is gaining legitimacy? Sadly, yes. There’s been a lot of talk here and in plenty...

With Mobile Banking, the Future Gets Closer

March 20, 2012
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It’s always good to see a comprehensive study, especially one based on a survey, that offers more than just a snapshot in time. “Consumers and Mobile Financial Services,” the brand new report from no...

How To Profitably Serve Small Business Customers

March 15, 2012
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Small businesses, especially micro businesses, are an underserved customer within financial institutions.  The small business market will grow from approximately 27 million to 33 million in the next 10 years, with many of these...

Community Service

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It’s rightly said that the SMB market, which employs a majority of the American workforce, is often overlooked in the national business discourse. Similarly, community banks and credit unions are too often neglected in...