Your Best Social Promoters? Your Customers.

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Banking on Pokemon

It began with a soft launch, very few people were paying attention. My wife and I were taking our usual walk at the local park near our house a week ago, noticing an abnormal amount of nerds looking at their phones while walking. These were not the normal tennis-shoe-wearing, Under-Armour-sporting joggers. We couldn’t figure out what they

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One of These Millennials Is Not Like the Other

I get it, I really do. Millennials are known for being this young and reckless generation who have no idea how to handle their finances. I constantly see online articles talking about how millennials have no money saved for retirement or how fewer millennials have bank accounts compared to previous generations. Just because this is

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It’s Not Apple That Will Kill You

I get the opportunity to be part of quite a few financial conferences year-round. Every conference addresses the area of competing against the “non-regulated institutions”. I continue to see Powerpoint presentations with Apple’s logo as a threat to banks, credit unions and even investement firms. I see mobile apps that will be your next financial advisor and kiosks

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SOCIAL ASSURANCE UNVEILS LATEST ATM TECHNOLOGY FOR MILLENIALS

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 SOCIAL ASSURANCE UNVEILS LATEST ATM TECHNOLOGY FOR MILLENIALS LINCOLN, Nebraska (1 APRIL, 2015)– Social Assurance, a leader in social technology for financial institutions is releasing a new kind of social outreach to connect with millennials in a true omni-channel experience. ATM Stream connects ATM users

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Apple and Banking, Fear This

Industry experts love to create fear by comparing well-loved brands like Apple to the industry they have. In the past few months I have heard conference speakers theorize about Apple entering markets from food production to healthcare and of course, financial services. Are these fears realistic? What makes Apple a great company is not that they enter markets and

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