71% increase in households permanently moving out of major metros in 2020 compared to the previous year
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Consumer migration away from city centers equals branching opportunities for banks

The Story: As reported in the Wall Street Journal, the pandemic sparked massive migration across the U.S. In 2020, as a …

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Believe In Banking Podcast: Episode #26

In our special summer series, we’re revisiting some of our most popular episodes and rounding up some of the best …

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Financial Institutions Move Away from Fee-Driven Banking Model

How banks and credit unions can lead the path forward by embracing a banking-for-good model The year 2020 was a …

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Recent study finds U.S. consumers trust financial institutions over fintech

The Story: As reported in Finextra, a recent study from BIS shows that U.S. consumers trust financial institutions over fintech, government …

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Earning and Keeping Consumer Trust in Post-COVID Banking

How trust sparks and sustains bank and credit union relationships and provides the underpinning of powerful purpose for financial institutions …

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30% of U.S. consumers who plan to “splurge” on significant home renovations in the next 12 months
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Economic rebound expected as consumer optimism continues to rise

The Story: Consumer optimism continues its rise, creating a commerce recovery that’s fueling an even greater economic rebound. Yet, COVID’s longer-term impact …

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Believe In Banking Podcast: Episode #25 featuring Todd Nagel of IncredibleBank

In this special episode, Sean and Gina welcome Todd Nagel, President and CEO of IncredibleBank, the country’s first national online …

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Community Banking’s Encouraging Economic Outlook

How community-based financial institutions are positively positioned for reinvesting into their banks, brands and branches As the economy continues its …

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Physical branch channel continues to play a vital role

The Story: While many consumers express a desire for online account opening, those who do initiate accounts digitally carry significantly lower …

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