“The Scary One”

Why the Findings of the Annual Industry Checkup Are Downright Frightening The financial institution investment services and insurance community enjoyed its best year in recent memory in 2021, as the nation shook off many of the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic....

Moving the Goal Posts

Last year was a fabulous time to be providing financial advice in a bank or credit union.  According to the 2021/2022 Kehrer Bielan Annual Industry Checkup, revenue was up almost 17%. The problem with that success, of course, is that financial institution management...

How to Find the Elusive Path to Growth

Most of us are under pressure to grow our business.  While 2021 is shaping up to be a strong growth year, riding the wave of eye-popping market highs, the last several years have seen almost no growth in investment services revenue in financial institutions. In the...