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We had the pleasure of chatting with Banktastic CEO Martha Bartlett Piland about ways financial services can differentiate in a commoditized industry. We hope you’ll find this conversation to be as interesting as we do.  Are banks and credit unions doing enough to remain relevant to millennials and Generation Z? Many financial institutions are trying…

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During these unprecedented times, community banks and credit unions should do all they can to support their employees and also provide relief to their customers and members. See what several financial experts have to say on this topic, including Bryan Clagett, Director of Strategic Initiatives at StrategyCorps, and Ron Shevlin, Director of Research at Cornerstone Advisors, in…

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“In This Together” campaign lets banks and credit unions provide savings on prescriptions and eye and hearing care. BRENTWOOD, Tennessee, April 16, 2020 – StrategyCorps, the industry leader in providing value-added retail checking strategies and products, is helping financial institutions nationwide support their customers or members beyond just basic banking needs.  With its “In This…

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How has COVID-19 become a wake-up call for financial services? The COVID-19 crisis has been almost an instantaneous reveal of those institutions that had embraced digital transformation and those that only were presenting a pretty façade.  If your firm required the consumer to visit your branch office at any time during a ‘digital’ new account…

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Clearly, no brand should exploit the Coronavirus pandemic, but what can banks and credit unions now do to demonstrate authenticity?  I love stats, so let me start with that. According to a recent consumer study from Vision Critical, 91% of consumers value honesty in the brands they do business with, and 63% choose brands who…

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