At a time when you can pay bills online and deposit checks remotely using a cell phone, it’s amazing how many Harlemites and Americans don’t have bank accounts. One in nine households is without a checking account. Continue reading
Posted in Business, Business Services, Harlem, Harlem business
Tagged ATM usage fees, Bank account, Brian Blake, CheckSpring Bank, Debit card, Financial Services, Harlem, New York City, Spring Bank, Transactional account
Listen to the HW Radio Podcast The Danny Tisdale show with host Danny Tisdale as he talks to Brian Blake, VP of Spring Bank talk about the banks opening in Harlem and he talks to HW Business writer and Kevin Howell, Managing Director of Anchor discuss business in Harlem and Obama‘s Tax cliff.
Listen in January 8th, at 2 pm here.
Also, the latest Harlem talk on Harlem World Magazine Facebook, and our history site on Facebook, Twitter and Harlemworldmag.com. Continue reading
Posted in HW radio, HW Radio Podcast
Tagged Barack Obama, Brian Blake, Danny Tisdale, facebook, Harlem, HarlemWorldMag.com, HW radio, Kevin Howell, Spring Bank, twitter
CheckSpring Bank has cut the ribbon on its first branch in the middle of the financial crisis in the Bronx. Despite the inauspicious timing, the bank’s efforts to persuade urban New Yorkers to step up their financial dealings from check-cashing stores to a full-service bank have paid off. Continue reading
Posted in Harlem business
Tagged bank, Banking Services, Banks and Institutions, Brian Blake, Bronx, Business, CheckSpring Bank, Crains New York Business, Eighth Avenue (Manhattan), Financial Services, Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Harlem, small business, Spring Bank, United States