Community Banking Expands to Meet Demand
May 05, 2009 09:11PM
“Community banking is coming back to basics” says Bruce Jensen, who, after 33 years of service with the larger financial institutions, left to establish Town and Country Bank, in St. George, Utah. “In the end, it is about customer convenience and understanding customer needs and goals.”
It’s easy to shop for the right bank starting with the Community Bank Locator at the Independent Community Bankers of America website, icba.org. Verify that it is FDIC insured at fdic.gov/deposit/index.html and compare rates at BankRate.com. Then, call and visit to assess how management educates clients and how the bank’s style matches one’s own personal values and needs.
Source: The Christian Science Monitor