Sensational Labor Day Weekend Getaways for Families

https://www.tripsavvy.com/labor-day-weekend-getaways-for-families-3266913 Sensational Labor Day Weekend Getaways for Families ••• 01 of 21 Orlando, FL ••• As the unofficial end to summer, Labor Day weekend falls after many kids have already returned to school and yet it offers one last opportunity to end the season on a high note. Here are fantastic places where you can get away in end-of-summer […]

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Why Congress Made Labor Day a National Holiday

http://time.com/4922395/labor-day-holiday-history/   Nowadays, many think of the Labor Day holiday in the U.S., which falls on the first Monday in September, as a day for cookouts or shopping deals. But its origins date back to two gatherings of another, more politically motivated sort. One was a “monster labor festival” featuring of a parade of unions […]

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What Happened When I Ate The Best Brain Foods For A Week

What Happened When I Ate The Best Brain Foods For A Week – Fast Company https://www.fastcompany.com/40447173/what-happened-when-i-ate-the-best-brain-foods-for-a-week?   This is what cutting out sugar and dairy and eating lots of fish and blueberries did to my productivity. We know that there is a strong connection between your physical health and work performance. I thought I was […]

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No money down mortgages? This California credit union welcomes them back

No money down mortgages? This California credit union welcomes them back – The Mercury News http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/08/22/no-money-down-mortgages-credit-union-welcomes-them-back/   No money down. Three words that unnerve many real estate observers who wince at ugly memories of risky loans and the mortgage-making disaster of the previous decade. Lending industry logic suggests the more money any borrower puts into […]

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Mobile stays hot, but banks ignore brick-and-mortar at their peril

Mobile stays hot, but banks ignore brick-and-mortar at their peril – Memphis Business Journal https://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/news/2017/05/11/mobile-stays-hot-but-banks-ignore-brick-and-mortal.html   Memphis-based First Tennessee is one of the top banks in the region for retail banking satisfaction, according to a new report. J.D. Power — provider of consumer insights, advisory services, data and analytics — released the findings from its […]

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Housing For All (Families) – SF Weekly

Housing For All (Families) – SF Weekly http://www.sfweekly.com/news/suckafreecity/housing-for-all-families/   Ground broke Tuesday on a massive affordable housing site in the Tenderloin, which will bring 113 new apartments to the market. Specifically targeted to families in the neighborhood, 60 percent of the units at The Eddy and Taylor Family Housing Site (http://www.dbarchitect.com/project_detail/141/222%20Taylor%20Family%20Housing.html) will have two or […]

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Why Community Banks Can’t Afford To ‘Wait and See’ About Faster Payment Innovations

http://www.pymnts.com/news/faster-payments/2017/community-banks-faster-payment-millennials/ Are community banks missing the chance to climb aboard the faster payments train? In late July, the Federal Reserve Faster Payments Task Force released its much-anticipated reporton how to strengthen and operate the U.S. faster payments system. The report included several recommendations for banks, FinTechs and other financial services players — guidelines to establish […]

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ICBA Bancard CEO And Nation’s Community Banks Move Faster Payments Forward

ICBA Bancard CEO And Nation’s Community Banks Move Faster Payments Forward – PYMNTS.com http://www.pymnts.com/news/banking/2017/icba-bancard-ceo-on-community-banks-and-online-payments/   In an interview conducted by PYMNTS’ Karen Webster, Tina Giorgio, president and CEO at ICBA Bancard, the payments services subsidiary of the Independent Community Bankers of America®, said 2017 has brought exciting new changes to the payments industry as a […]

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ForeSee Introduces New Retail Banking Solution

http://www.stl.news/foresee-introduces-retail-banking-solution/27546/ By STL.News – 13/06/2017 ForeSee Introduces New Retail Banking Solution – STL News (Picture is stock picture licensed to St. Louis Media, LLC d.b.a. ANN ARBOR, MI/June 13, 2017 (STL.News) – ForeSee (FS), the leader in Voice of Customer solutions, today announced a new solution to help retail banks prioritize investments across the customer […]

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Make banking reform work for communities

http://m.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/Make-banking-reform-work-for-communities-11192439.php   As a state regulator, nothing is more evident than how community banks impact Main Street America — in Texas and across the country. They are deeply invested in the community where their customers live and work, helping local businesses and residents, and generating economic growth from the bottom up. Collectively these banks are […]

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