Debt causes millennials the most financial pain, paralyzing their ability to save for retirement. They need help, but prefer talking to grown-ups with experience.
GoBank's welcome to new customers is a case study in effective direct marketing, with a number of strategic lessons for both banks and credit unions.
Many banks worry prepaid will cut into their checking business. Some are diving in, while others are sitting on the sidelines, unsure how they want to play the game.
A new design for the $100 bill is coming this fall. Smart financial marketers can leverage this rare opportunity by planning a creative promotion now.
A survey on financial literacy reveals consumers’ top concerns.
Two perspectives on lending today: Banks stress the need to automate sales and incorporate technology, while credit unions say focus on making it personal and keeping it local.
A clever, interactive online campaign involving live-streaming ads gave bank customers a vicarious outlet to release their bank rage.
As societal attitudes towards the LGBT community have evolved, so too have financial marketers’ approach to this lucrative target market. What are banks doing and why?
Parents share similar attitudes toward financial literacy, but their approach differs.
Before you cut back the size of your branch network, think about the adverse effect it may have on your businesses banking relationships.
The market for student loans is set to explode... or implode, depending on your perspective. Either way, here are the facts.
12 million Americans get a payday loan every year. The average "two week" loan is $375, but most consumers end up indebted for 5 months and cough up $520. Can banks and credit unions help?
Consumers need help becoming financially savvy. That's where content marketing fits in. Credit unions need to educate, but banks need to sell.
18.8% of couples say they don't talk about their financial situation until after marriage. About the same number never discuss personal finances ever. Financial marketers can step in and help.
Here’s what you need to know to build an effective communications strategy that keeps customers from defecting during a merger.
Young consumers are postponing major life events and thus delaying major purchases, a study shows.