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In through the back door

In through the back door

Like most other enterprises, community banks are looking more carefully at the potential security risks coming from their third-party service providers, with the knowledge that vulnerabilities could be exploited through a number of vendors.

Debit Incentive

Friend Bank in Alabama sees debit interchange rise with a bold promotion By Kelly Pike These days, it takes an eye-opening gesture just to grab customers’ attention, not to mention getting them to change their behavior. But that’s just what $130 million-asset Friend Bank in Slocomb, Ala., did with its debit card program. It grew