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The One Key Question About Retail Banking's Future

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE!In connection with its Retail Banking conference, American Banker ran an article titled Five Key Questions about Retail Banking’s Future which included the following questions: 1. How many branches should we close? 2. How many new branches should we build? 3. How many more people should we lay. Read More

The Snarketing Perspective On Bank Branch Closings

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE!If you haven’t figured it out already, I have an issue with some of the bloggers on It boggles my mind that Forbes lets some of them publish under the Forbes banner. The quality of some posts is nowhere near Forbes’ (usually) high standards. The latest. Read More

Sh!t Credit Unions Say

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE!Have you seen the YouTube video from Summit Federal Credit Union titled Sh!t Banks Say? Kristen Christian (Bank Transfer Day creator, and hero to thousands of creditunionistas) calls the video “an example of stellar marketing.” My take: At a minimum, this video is ineffective from a marketing. Read More