October 2010

How Often Do You Visit Your Bank?

October 30, 2010
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It’s no secret that today’s consumers want the best of both worlds—flexibility and connectivity on their time. Technology is helping consumers achieve that goal.  Whether in the office, at home, or during a daily...

Social Media Statistics: By-the-Numbers, October 2010

October 29, 2010
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Below are interesting statistics on social media usage. Feel free to share your favorite social media statistics in the comments section. 3 million users for the location-based social network Foursquare (Source: Foursquare) 76% of...

Reaching Small Business Customers & Members

October 28, 2010
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Linda O’Connell of Barlow Research Associates, Inc. recently reported on the small business market and the financial services industry. Often mixed in with start-ups, smaller businesses represent a large part of the financial services...

Tapping Into the Gen Y Audience

October 28, 2010
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Is your bank or credit union reaching the Gen Y audience? In the era of text messaging and social media, Gen Y consumers are accustomed to processing information in real-time. How does this mentality...

Money Matters Town Hall

October 27, 2010
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Intuit’s “Money Matters” Town Hall series is dedicated to providing consumers and small businesses with the resources and advice needed to make their money matter, even in an economic downturn. These Town Halls provide...

FI Highlight: Truliant FCU on Chooding the Right FI

October 26, 2010
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In a blog post, Truliant Federal Credit Union showed how they showcase tips for consumers on how to choose the right financial institution for their needs: “Selecting a financial institution for your personal finances...

7 Simple Steps to Better SEO for Local Banks

October 25, 2010
/   Voices

By Lisa Wehr, CEO Oneupweb Banks discovered the internet years ago, but even the largest banking institution has yet to fully harness the power of successful search engine optimization (SEO), turning its multinational operation...

Drew Brees Tackles Financial Literacy

October 22, 2010
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Drew Brees discusses the importance of educating children and young adults about finance from an early age and previews the game: Financial Football. Financial Football, which is sponsored by Visa and the National Football...

Twitter Lingo

October 21, 2010
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A list of basic Twitter terms to help familiarize yourself with Twitter.com