Features

Community Banker Spotlight: Lizzie Wiliams

12/1/2020
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Lizzie Williams, Community Development Director/VP at Amarillo National Bank

Legislating in the age of COVID

12/1/2020
Despite logistical concerns and operational challenges, 87th Legislature set to tackle budget, redistricting, criminal justice reform and other priorities

The future starts here

11/1/2020
The task at hand is to help TBA community bank members get ahead of change, to provide resources and tools to effectively adapt and to enhance the ability of our community banks to compete.

Community Banker Spotlight: J. Tanner Moore

11/1/2020
Community Banker Spotlight featuring J. Tanner Moore, EVP, Commercial Lending at Alliance Bank Central Texas

ATM smash and grab

11/1/2020
Bankers have to remember that an ATM is really an electronic box with cash inside; who wouldn’t want to steal it? What steps can you take to protect your bank from this growing crime?

Red Alert

10/1/2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is critical that you and your institution’s employees exercise caution and remain nimble in your cyber defenses to prevent falling victim to one of the many attacks and scams.

Community Banker Spotlight: Jeri Ann Penny

10/1/2020
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Jeri Ann Penny, Senior Vice President and CFO at Citizens State Bank, Buffalo.

Designed to Fail

10/1/2020
With a multilayered approach, no single layer’s failure results in a security breach. In a sense, each layer is designed to fail — or to allow for the inevitable — while still providing exceptional security.

10 steps to starting a digital banking transformation

9/1/2020
Most financial institutions understand the power of digital. The more pressing question, though, is how an organization brings all the components together to turn digital transformation into reality.

Community Banker Spotlight: Irvin Ashford Jr.

9/1/2020
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Irvin Ashford Jr., Chief Community Officer at Comerica Bank, Dallas

How to gain and retain customers in the ‘next normal’

9/1/2020
Months of frantic financial uncertainty have prompted consumers to conduct a form of “service relationship triage,” in which they evaluate the relationships that truly provide value to them.