Features

A lesson from lemons

3/1/2021
The banking industry is being told to embrace “digital transformation.” The idea it represents — the ability to adapt to current needs and norms — has always been with us. History is fraught with examples of this, some of which may prove instructive.

Community Banker Spotlight: Danny Buck

3/1/2021
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Danny Buck, President and CEO at Lone Star Capital Bank, San Antonio

Five reasons to start blogging

3/1/2021
There are several essentials to develop SEO-friendly blog content. But when you do it right, you have the advantage. Creating and maintaining a regular blog presence can be really good business for a community bank.

Community Banker Spotlight: Chiquita Board

2/1/2021
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Chiquita Board, Vice President and Foundation Specialist at Truist Foundation, Austin

Stopping PPP Fraud

2/1/2021
The first rounds of PPP helped more than five million small businesses in the United States in the amount of $525 billion in funding, but not without a dark side to the program.

Creating innovation in a post-pandemic environment

2/1/2021
With the promise that the pandemic will eventually be behind us, everyone is trying to predict the “next normal” and imagine if they have what it will take to succeed — or even survive — in a post-pandemic economy.

Community Banker Spotlight: Holli McClain

1/1/2021
Community Banker Spotlight featuring Holli McClain, Senior vice president and CFO at First Bank of Wichita falls

Nurturing or future bankers

1/1/2021
New TBA Student Membership Program offers insight into TBA offerings and legislative and regulatory priorities

2021 Outlook

1/1/2021
Although COVID-19 will continue to cause economic fallout, Texas is positioned for growth as the ‘new normal’ is reached.

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