Rick Spitler



Jun 15, 2012

At a time when retail banks are particularly hungry for growth, one of the brightest opportunities is the cross-sale of credit to depositors, including consumers and small businesses. But fresh approaches will be needed to build […]


Feb 21, 2012

Are retail banks overlooking a major segment of their customer base? It seems improbable, especially given the intense hunt for growth in a tight market. Yet, that is exactly what’s happening at many regional banking companies. […]


Dec 31, 2010

At a time when roughly 40% of U.S. branches are financially underwater and new regulations are further curtailing revenues, it is painfully clear that banks can no longer count on “free” products and single-shot promotions to […]