Community Banking

Podcast: Two Ways to Partner with Fintech Firms

As long as banks have existed, they've deployed innovative technology to better serve their customers and improve efficiency. On the latest episode of the ABA Banking Journal Podcast, two leading bankers discuss distinct approaches to partnering with fintech firms today.

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A Millennial Board Makeover

As millennials move into positions of business and community leadership, some banks are deliberately diversifying their boards with younger talent.

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FDIC: Share of ‘Unbanked’ Continues Downward Trend

The share of U.S. households that are unbanked continued falling in 2017, reaching 6.5 percent, according to the FDIC’s biennial survey of unbanked and underbanked households released today. Representing the lowest rate yet recorded by the FDIC survey, the drop is attributed to improvements in the socioeconomic circumstances of U.S. households. However, the survey also found that 75 percent of ...

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