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Meet Ford Sasser

8/1/2022
Sasser grew up in San Antonio where his father was the proprietor of a John Deer tractor dealership. He also spent a good deal of time at his family’s cattle ranch in Frio County.

The strategic roadmap to the future of community banking

8/1/2022
Chapter 4: In this chapter, we’ll see how one area of a bank chose to use the Roadmap for its departmental strategy.

Cyber Breakdown

8/1/2022
Separating Blockchain from Digital Currencies can be confusing even to those who work in the industry.

Community Bank Innovation Magnet: It’s time to act

8/1/2022
TBA created the Magnet program in 2021 with the vision of providing guidance, at-scale price negotiation and managed program offerings to help our bankers catch up to the quickly changing landscape fintech’s have created and provide the suite of prod

Academic research data: How community banks impact local economies

8/1/2022
Larger and larger institutions dominate the banking market. At the same time, the number of brick-and-mortar bank branches is declining rapidly. Do community banks matter anymore?

137th Annual Convention recap

8/1/2022
The 137th Annual TBA Convention was three days of fellowship, learning, collaborating and fun.

Overcoming the fight for talent

8/1/2022
As we continue to normalize in a post-COVID world, the search for talent remains a constant challenge for banks across Texas.

Earned Media

6/1/2022
Sharing your bank’s story doesn’t require a large budget to purchase billboards, commercials or digital ads. In fact, one of the best ways to boost brand awareness is earned media.

Texas bankers take priorities to Capitol Hill

6/1/2022
After a two-year COVID interruption, Texas bankers made the trek to Washington, D.C. and visited with congressional members and staff on key priorities related to the banking industry.