Tag Archives: bank community engagement

Podcast: A Community Bank View from the Oil Patch

The latest episode of the ABA Banking Journal Podcast, sponsored by Velocity Solutions, takes listeners to the “busiest place in the entire country” when it comes to oil, as Jay Jenkins describes his hometown of Carlsbad, N.M. The boomtown — located in the heart of the oil-rich Delaware Basin, which is part of the broader Permian oil-producing area — has ...

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Bankers Observe Teach Children to Save Day Today

More than 12,500 bankers will host financial education events across the country this week in celebration of Teach Children to Save Day today. Bankers will teach students the fundamentals of financial literacy, including the basics of saving, how to create a budget and how to distinguish wants from needs.

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After Tax Reform, Chase Announces $20B Investment in Workforce, Loan Growth

J.P. Morgan Chase, the nation’s largest bank holding company by assets, today announced a $20 billion set of investments in employees, its branch network and philanthropic commitments. The company joined a wave of banks making similar announcements after the historic tax reform bill was signed in December, and it attributed the news not only to the tax bill but also ...

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