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CRA Compliance: How Community Partners can Help

community banking Archives - Social Assurance

CRA Compliance: How Community Partners can Help

The new Community Reinvestment Act regulations from the OCC have been released! We’ve spoken previously about the key deadlines for compliance and how your financial brand can be the spark for engagement in your community. Our analysis continues by identifying a key asset in helping your bank meet its CRA requirements: community partners. These nonprofits

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Personalizing Your Email Campaigns

As I open my email every morning, I see dozens of emails that have inundated my inbox in the last twelve hours since my last check. I know every morning I will find some offer from Pottery Barn and other random marketing campaigns. Like most of the world, I skim the subject lines and delete

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ICBA Live, Making Relationships Matter

I’m on my flight home from the annual ICBA Live Conference in Orlando this year and as I always do, I’m creating my list of follow-ups to complete when I get back to the office (and have reliable Internet). But I also spend time reflecting on the relationships that affected me personally. I’m drawn to

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Building Community and Banking

We study nearly every interaction community banks and credit unions make in the US. We watch as some make progress and others struggle to gain enough traction to be relevant. The truth is, many of these lessons my niece understands when she makes gingerbread houses. So what makes the community builders successful? Community builders know when

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