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Sep 09, 2016
ATM and overdraft fees top $6 billion at the big 3 banks
America's three biggest banks -- JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Bank of America (BAC) and Wells Fargo (WFC) -- earned more than $6 billion just from ATM and...

Sep 08, 2016
5,300 Wells Fargo employees fired for creating over 2 million phony accounts
On Thursday, federal regulators said Wells Fargo employees secretly created millions of unauthorized bank and credit card accounts -- without their...

Sep 06, 2016
The Heat Isn't Off
n the first eight months of the year, the 10 biggest banks have already paid out nearly $10 billion in fines and settlements, almost matching the $10.4...

Aug 01, 2016
From the community: Local bank supports Homer 33C mission
A local bank is helping put technology in the hands of Homer School District 33C students.

Two big bank executives from Great Britain were arrested in Queens for illegal trading
A big bank executive was arrested on the JFK airport in Queens this week.
Jul 15, 2016
A Bank Too Big to Jail
Have you ever wondered why the crippling 2008 financial crisis generated almost no criminal prosecutions of large banks and their top executives?

Jul 14, 2016
Local bank to give away $2,000 in vouchers for Waco Downtown Farmers Market
The First National Bank of Central Texas is giving away money — almost.

Jul 08, 2016
Bank Local, Eat Local
Grand Rapids State Bank helps the Farmers' Market celebrate its 30th birthday with staffing, card readers, promotions and a giant birthday card

How The Federal Reserve Is Pushing Big Banks To Break Themselves Up
The Federal Reserve isn’t forcing big banks to break up. But neither is the nation’s top financial regulator making it easy to be big.

Jun 01, 2016
How do small community banks survive?
How can a tiny town with a boarded up business district support two or three local banks?
Jun 01, 2016
Local banks strive to serve clients
Thanks to a strong agricultural background, Hendricks County is home to several local community banks.

When Bigger Isn’t Better: Banks Retreat From Global Ambitions
Of the climate in Washington, he said, “it’s not really getting better.”

May 03, 2016
BankGloucester president, CEO named Community Bank Hero
Thorpe initiated “Banking for the Community” — an annual program whereby the bank has given a total of $130,000 since its inception to local organizations.

Mar 31, 2016
April Is ICBA Community Banking Month
Get all the facts about community banks and how they make Main Street thrive.

Mar 31, 2016
This Is Where Bad Bankers Go to Prison
Iceland is the only nation that put top finance executives behind bars after the 2008 crisis. Still, fears of crony capitalism remain.