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Which Bank Will Blink on Rate?

March 10, 2017 | Jeff For Banks

It happened. I received an e-mail this week for a 13-month CD special. The ad insisted it would make me happy. Instead, sadness. Sad that this bank thought I wouldn’t […]


How stable are your deposits?

June 26, 2012 | Uncategorized

I am attending the Financial Managers’ Society (FMS) Forum in Las Vegas this week. The Forum is chock full of education opportunities for banking finance professionals. One session caught my […]


Sweat the big stuff: Interest Rate Risk

May 30, 2012 | Uncategorized

I have been thinking about interest rate increases for some time now. The Fed lowered the Fed Funds rate to a target of 0 – 25 bps in December 2008. […]