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Newsbytes Thurlow: Banks must build trust with unbanked

Getting unbanked individuals to open a bank account is only half the battle—the other half is earning their trust and offering banking services they truly need, ABA Chair Elect Julieann Thurlow and other panelists said during a discussion on serving Bank On customers at the Bank On National Conference.

Economy Gruenberg: Bank On helping to reduce the number of unbanked

Economic conditions alone can’t account for the drop in unbanked individuals and families in the U.S. over the past decade, with efforts such as Bank On possibly responsible for a significant portion of that decline, FDIC Chairman Martin Gruenberg said.


The FDIC today expanded its public awareness campaign about the benefits of opening a bank account. The campaign now targets the Los Angeles, Dallas and Detroit metro areas, following last year’s campaign launch in the Atlanta and Houston areas.

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