Are You on Target for EMV?
Thu, 04/3/14 | | No Comment

One clear result of the data and card breach at Target has been greater awareness and more of a push to speed up the adoption of EMV chip cards in the United States. As retailers make efforts to restore customer confidence that “this won’t happen again”, the mag-stripe card has become target number one.

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Recorded Webinar – Consumer Trends: The Utilization of the Branch
Thu, 04/17/14 – 13:56 | | No Comment

Consumer Trends: The Utilization of the Branch

Date Recorded: March 27, 2014
Length: 1 hour
Price: $199
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Understanding the Prepaid Account Market and Your Competition
Thu, 03/20/14 – 16:17 | | No Comment
Understanding the Prepaid Account Market and Your Competition

The notoriety of prepaid mobile accounts (i.e., a combination of a reloadable prepaid account and mobile banking technology) such as the American Express Bluebird card and the JP Morgan Chase Liquid card, among American consumers, is apparent from the numbers reported by the companies. In a recent Harvard Business Review interview , Dan Schulman, Group President of Enterprise Growth at American Express, related that Amex has attracted over 1 million Bluebird accounts and consumers have loaded over $1 billion onto this product.

Protected: CEO Workshop Report – Winter 2014
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The Prognosis for 2014
Mon, 03/3/14 – 16:41 | | No Comment
The Prognosis for 2014

We are now as an industry entering into the fourth act of a long-running play that has been unfolding since the late 1990s.

Act 1: 1997 to 2006 – What could go wrong?
Act 2: 2007 to 2009 – This can’t be happening; this is happening!
Act 3: 2010 to 2013 – Life support and critical care
Act 4: 2014 to 2016 – Survival of the fittest

2014 is likely to prove to be an interesting year, no matter how you examine it.

Which Checking Users Are Most Vulnerable To Prepaid Account Offers?
Thu, 02/13/14 – 16:47 | | No Comment
Which Checking Users Are Most Vulnerable To Prepaid Account Offers?

With T-Mobile’s launch of Mobile Money, the prepaid account market is getting quite crowded. This new entrant joins a swelling roster of prepaid accounts offered by apparent non-traditional providers.

Small Business Customers Want More Than a Relationship
Fri, 01/31/14 – 11:20 | | One Comment
Small Business Customers Want More Than a Relationship

When competing with other financial institutions for new commercial loan business, what are the primary factors that allow you to win the business? Is the strength of your business bankers’ rolodex the primary driver of new business?

2013 in the Rearview Mirror
Tue, 01/21/14 – 11:01 | | No Comment
2013 in the Rearview Mirror

Many of us gladly said farewell to 2013 and are looking forward with more optimism to 2014. We at the Raddon Financial Group understand this sentiment. 2013 was a year of continuing recovery for the economy and the industry, albeit a very slow recovery. The economy improved – slowly – and the industry improved – also slowly.

Financial Institutions Need To Adapt To Overcome Loan Growth Challenges
Thu, 12/19/13 – 15:49 | | One Comment
Financial Institutions Need To Adapt To Overcome Loan Growth Challenges

Raddon Financial Group’s National Consumer Research shows that anticipated demand for any type of loan has been declining for some time, and this trend accelerated in 2008 with our country’s economic decline. Since then, despite the pronouncement by the National Bureau of Economic Research that the recession ended in June 2009, there is strong evidence to suggest that America’s psyche has been scarred with respect to carrying and taking on debt.

Branches or Technology: Is it an Either or Game?
Tue, 12/17/13 – 12:40 | | No Comment
Branches or Technology: Is it an Either or Game?

Hear Bill Handel, Vice President of Research, as he reviews findings and suggest a path for your organization to follow in the rapidly evolving area of service delivery.

Grow or Die: Thriving in a Challenging Environment
Mon, 12/9/13 – 14:55 | | No Comment
Grow or Die: Thriving in a Challenging Environment

Hear Bill Handel, Vice President of Research, as he examines best practices that will help you improve the growth of your organization.

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