BREAKING NEWS

The 2019 Bank On National Conference, May 29th in Washington D.C.

February 24th, 2019

The CFE Fund’s 2019 Bank On National Conference will be on May 29th in Washington, D.C.

Every two years, the Bank On National Conference brings together key stakeholders from multiple sectors across the country: local Bank On coalition program leads and their community partners, city administrators, financial institutions large and small, federal banking regulators, national nonprofit organizations, philanthropic partners, consumer advocates, researchers, and more.

Join us for a special lunch conversation exploring the municipal connection to Bank On with Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms of the City of Atlanta, GA; Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba of the City of Jackson, MS; and Mayor Frank Scott Jr. of the City of Little Rock, AR!

In addition, this year’s conference agenda includes discussions from federal banking regulators; small and large financial institutions investing in safe and affordable financial products; strategies for banking access connectivity and integrating banking access into community programs; and measuring banking access success through national and local data.


CFE Fund Announces the Bank On National Standards for 2019-2020

January 29th, 2019

This press release announces that 28 banks and credit unions with over 21,300 branches now offer accounts meeting Bank On National Account Standards, newly updated for 2019-2020. Low-cost, low-fee, no-overdraft financial products that meet these national Standards are now already available across all 50 states and the District of Columbia at banks and credit unions that range in size from as many as 2 branches to as few as 5,500 branches.