The latest from Bryan Clagett

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Relationship banking is built off trust

Think for a minute about your friends and acquaintances. Can you attribute any of your strong friendships to any specific moment? How about your most trusted friend? Of course not. ...

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Financial wellness is opportunity

Here are two sobering stats to kick off this post. According to Bank Rate, 76% of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck. Pew reports that nationally, only 51 percent of adults are ...

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Putting LIFE into community banking

Bankers are under a lot of pressure these days, facing multiple challenges from multiple fronts. The pressure is certainly justified and by no means unexpected. The threat of disruption is ...

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Embrace Fintech disruption

Global investment in fintech ventures tripled to $12.21 billion in 2014. That’s a dramatic increase over 2013’s $4.05 billion and it has some saying we are ...

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Community banks let me down

A Letter To My Bank CEOs Dear Sirs: Month after month, year after year, I have received your newsletters and literature and seen your advertisements. They portray happy couples walking ...

- by Bryan Clagett, Geezeo

Opportunity or demise: Millennials and trust

Even after all the name calling (narcissistic, lazy, and indecisive- as described in a NY Times article) marketers are recognizing the potential of Millennials as something important to their bottom ...