Jeff For Banks

The Mortgage Market Meltdown & Uncle Sam

January 30, 2010 | Jeff For Banks

There is a lot of troubling discussion about what to do so the mortgage meltdown that occurred in late 2008 does not happen again. Public outrage was first directed at banks in general, then migrated upstream to the big “fat-cat bankers”, i.e. those top 19 banks that were told to take TARP funds. Now, politicians […]

About Jeff For Banks

January 29, 2010 | Jeff For Banks, Uncategorized

Welcome to my new blog about community banking. I titled it “Jeff For Banks” because I tend to be pretty passionate about the long term sustainability of the community banking industry. As an industry consultant, I am constantly learning about success stories in our industry. But banking is undergoing tremendous sea changes, and I thought […]