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Oct 24, 2014
Tech Spending Keeps Rising at Small Banks
Community banks are now spending more money on technology and cyber safety.

Oct 22, 2014
Banks Show Interest in Giving Scranton Short-Term Loan
In what is viewed as a good sign, Scranton has had interest from several local banks that might be willing to provide the city with a routine, short-term...

Oct 07, 2014
Former CEO of Ambler Savings Bank Named to Hall of Fame
One locally owned and operated bank was recently recognized on a state level for its leadership.

Oct 01, 2014
State's Top DFI Official: Ease Regulations for Community Banks
The head of Kentucky's Department of Financial Institutions hopes to see some easing of federal banking regulations for community banks.

Sep 25, 2014
Ripple of Change
Community banks adopt Bitcoin-like payments protocol.

Jul 23, 2014
How to Easily Switch from a Big Bank to a Community Bank
If you've gotten to the point where you’re at the end of your rope with a big bank and have been considering switching to a local bank, we want to tell...

FDIC boss visits Wausau to discuss banking regulations
River Valley Bank President and CEO Todd Nagel said one of his bank's fastest-growing departments is the regulatory and compliance department. It's...

Apr 23, 2014
Switch to Community's Eric Morse to Present at AMIBA Conference
We are excited to announce that Eric Morse will be speaking at AMIBA’s 2014 Go Local Grow Local conference May 8th-10th.

Mar 25, 2014
Switch to Community Tweets with the ICBA Community Banking Live
Thanks to all those who tweeted and helped us be a part of the action – It was great to “meet” many of the great minds in community banking!

Jan 03, 2014
Contest- Week 4 Results
by Edward Morneau

Oct 21, 2014
Regulator Tells Banks to Clean Up Bad Behavior or Face Downsizing
Mr. Dudley suggested that a deferral period of 10 years might be appropriate. “Given recent experience, a decade would seem to be a reasonable time...

Oct 15, 2014
Bank of America Moves Past Worst Legal Costs, Posts Loss
Bank of America Corp said on Wednesday that it has moved past the worst of its legal settlements linked to the financial crisis, after its latest big...


Oct 03, 2014
Millennials Really Don't Like Big Banks. That's Going to Disrupt the Financial Services World.
Occupy Wall Street is swiftly becoming a memory, but the millennial generation that helped launch the sustained protest movement hasn't lost its antipathy...


Oct 01, 2014
Bank of America Settles S.E.C. Case on $4 Billion Accounting Error
Bank of America has agreed to pay $7.65 million to settle federal charges that it violated record keeping and internal rules in overstating its capital...


Sep 19, 2014
Fed Takes Enforcement Action Against Santander's U.S. Unit
The Federal Reserve took enforcement action against Banco Santander SA's U.S. unit for violating a restriction on paying dividends, forcing the Spanish...