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November 24, 2016

Thanksgiving 2016 vs.1966: A Comparison

Today is Thanksgiving, a time when Americans gather with family and loved ones to share a traditional meal. Thanksgiving Day, November 24, has remained the same since […]
November 22, 2016

Modest Economic Growth Expected in 2017

The U.S. economy is expected to continue growing modestly in 2017, but the unknown about policies to be enacted by President-elect Donald Trump’s administration pose both […]
November 21, 2016

Budgeting for a Stress-Free Holiday

As the holiday season approaches, life can get downright crazy. Shopping, parties, school programs, buying groceries. With everything on your mind and on your calendar, it’s […]
November 17, 2016

What are Bank’s Top Weapons for Cyber Defense?

There is no disputing that cybersecurity is a top concern for banks today.  Spending on digital protection continues to be one of the top line items […]
November 14, 2016

How Will Trump’s Win Affect the 2017 Mortgage Industry?

Rising interest rates will trigger a downturn in refinance activity in 2017, while purchase originations will rise, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s most recent industry […]
November 11, 2016

Thank you, Veterans

“Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field […]
November 11, 2016

33% of Rehabbed Student Loans to Go Back Into Default

A new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, found that 1 in 3 student-loan borrowers with very low incomes who have “cured” a loan in […]
November 10, 2016

Has Auto Lending Lost Its Luster?

Regulators have been warning about frothy conditions in the market for automobile loans. But things had to hit close to home – shrinking loan yields and […]