4 Common Struggles With Online Banking and How to Fix Them

Posted by Ben Fjare on Dec 29, 2020 10:36:00 AM

 

With fully digital banks like Chime making their way into the top 10 list of banks in the U.S. and 80 percent of Americans preferring online banking to visiting a brick-and-mortar branch, online and mobile banking are top-of-mind. People rely more on their phones and laptops for banking, but that doesn’t mean they’re 100 percent happy with their online banking service. Only 66 percent of customers say they are satisfied with their bank or credit union’s digital services. The bottom line: there’s room for everyone to do better.

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Topics: Web Design, Financial Institutions

How Financial Wellness Tools Can Take Our Bank To the Next Level

Posted by Alexa Audet on Nov 10, 2020 8:45:00 AM

 

Banks are developing apps, calculators, worksheets, and more to help people manage their finances and draw in new leads. It's a whole new world out there, and now is the time to embrace the tools that customers are calling out for. 2019 saw more than one trillion financial application sessions, a record high according to the 2020 Mobile Finance Apps Report from Liftoff. The Financial Times calls the uptick in financial app users a "fintech feeding frenzy," and there's plenty to go around.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Target Marketing, Tips From the Pros, Financial Institutions

A Financial Institution’s Guide to Compliance in Digital Marketing

Posted by Gregg Alexander on Nov 3, 2020 9:30:00 AM

 

If you've been in the financial industry for a bit, you know compliance is a big deal. Financial institutions must comply with a multitude of regulations based on several different acts issued by various government bureaus and commissions. Of course, compliance is essential to your company's financial health because it helps you avoid lawsuits and fines. But just as importantly, compliance is also good for your brand. It promotes transparency, trust, and a feeling of safety among your customers and prospects and helps them make accurate and informed decisions.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Target Marketing, Financial Institutions

6 Essential Tips for Making Your Nonprofit Brand Succeed

Posted by Joshua Weir on Oct 20, 2020 9:30:00 AM

 

Nonprofits, NGOs, and charitable organizations have transitioned heavily in the marketplace to being forces for awareness and action in Western Culture. Whereas once, marketing was focused solely on fundraising events, membership drives, or various development pitches, nonprofit branding has become a significant force of influence, as social good has become intertwined with our daily lives. As a nonprofit, the brand has the potential to be the driving force or a disassociative challenge toward your goals of creating awareness, development, or public support for your mission. An effective brand shows the areas where target audiences are aligned with your organization, calling them to partner with you toward success.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Brand Evangelism, Target Marketing, Tips From the Pros, Financial Institutions, Nonprofit Marketing

Taking a Digital Approach to Mortgage Marketing

Posted by Gregg Alexander on Oct 6, 2020 1:30:00 PM

 

If you’re a mortgage broker or loan officer, you know that selling mortgages is all about relationship-building. In this industry, networking works. The only thing that’s changed is how you network. Though word-of-mouth and face-to-face marketing are effective for some clients, more and more people are heading online to start their home-buying journey. That’s why digital marketing is a worthwhile complement to your traditional marketing strategy. 

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Target Marketing, Financial Institutions

5 WAYS FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS CAN CONNECT WITH A YOUNGER AUDIENCE

Posted by Joshua Weir on Sep 29, 2020 7:30:00 AM

 

When it comes to Millennials and Generation Z, we have a lot of presumptions. Older generations cast a wary eye their way, leaning on the many tropes and stereotypes that have become popular for understanding. This is nothing new. The previous generation has always been a bit hesitant about the next. The Cleavers of the '50s were scared to death of the free-loving children of the '60s. Then again, wasn't it the children of the 50's listening to that raucous rock and roll their parents found so offensive? That's why today we are looking at how to reach the up and comers in society, in a way that doesn't feel like mom or dad sitting down to have "the talk."

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Target Marketing, Financial Institutions

Digital vs. Physical: Lessons Learned from COVID-19 and Banking

Posted by Jason Johnson on Sep 8, 2020 7:00:00 AM

 

Through the nature of necessity, the COVID-19 pandemic forced financial institutions to find ways to do nearly everything digitally and remotely. In making this transition, many institutions found improved, automated tools that will stick around long after social distancing recommendations are gone.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Marketing Methodology, Strategic Growth, Tips From the Pros, Financial Institutions

How Financial Institutions Can Up Their Digital Marketing Game During COVID-19

Posted by Jason Johnson on Aug 18, 2020 5:01:19 PM

 

The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent effects on the economy brought financial safety and security to the forefront for many of us. Whether you’re struggling personally or not, you may have seen your favorite mom-and-pop restaurant down the street close or heard the drone of falling stock market statistics from your local news anchor. More so than usual, people are worried about money.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Marketing Methodology, Target Marketing, Tips From the Pros, Financial Institutions

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