why banks are well-placed to benefit from open banking
The high level of trust consumers typically place in financial institutions could be a key differentiator in the age of open banking.
How to Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing
Nine policies that could spark new growth in factory jobs and the economic benefits they bring.
6 Cyber Security Tips For Parents
Never before have kids been as exposed to new ideas, new cultures, new music and new art forms as they are today. But the easy accessibility to these new experiences through the Internet, can mean easy accessibility and vulnerable exposure to your child, your computer and your personal information. Below are six tips from the National Cyber Security Alliance to help you, and your kids, stay safe online 1. Keep a Clean Machine Remember to keep your security software current. Having the latest operating system, software, web browsers, apps and antivirus protection on all devices that connect to the internet. Updating regularly can help protect against malware and online threats. One easy way to do this…
How to Write a Business Plan Banks Can't Resist
Here's what your business plan needs if you want startup capital from a bank.
Mortgage 101: Broker, Bank & Mortgage Banker
A common Mortgage 101 topic is the difference between getting a mortgage loan from a broker, bank or mortgage banker. Here's how they compare.
Avidia Bank names chief marketing officer
HUDSON — Avidia Bank recently named Janel Maysonet as its new chief marketing officer.Maysonet came to Avidia after working as the vice president
The Power and Importance of Humanizing Investment Advice
When you get together with your financial adviser, make sure you talk about much more than money. Talk about what\'s really important.
10 Natural Fertilizer Recipes
Go no further than your pantry, backyard or the beach for materials to make your own organic fertilizer: BANANA PEELS - Eating a banana helps replenish lost potassium. Roses love potassium too. Simply throw one or two peels in the hole before planting or bury peels under mulch so they can compost naturally. Get bigger and more blooms. I also use banana peels on my vegetables. See more pictures and get many more recipes and tips in this eBook. COFFEE GROUNDS - Acid-loving plants such as tomatoes, blueberries, roses and azaleas may get a jolt out of coffee grounds mixed into the soil. But more likely it's the nitrogen that helps. Sprinkled on top of the ground before watering or pour a liquid version on top of the soil. If using as a…
Money Savings Tips
Keep more money in your wallet with these money saving tips! You'll have a hard time finding more painless ways to save.
How Healthy is Your Bank?
Compare bank health ratings and Texas ratios on more than 14,000 federally-insured banks and credit unions in the U.S.