In 1948 there were less than 10,000 personal bankruptcies in the United States. In 1981 there were 360,000. In 1989 there were 725,000!
Question: I have been using the articles in Bankers' Hotline on forgeries in our teller training classes, but I have a question that wasn't covered in the articles.
Our sympathy award this month goes to the financial institutions in Florida that had a bit of a problem with the new gas pump point-of-sale terminals.
In each of my presentations to financial institutions, I try to get some feeling and opinions from those attending on what is wrong, or what needs to be fixed, in the banking industry.
Question: We had numerous calls about the credit card article ("Credit Card Numbers For ID", Vol. I, Num. 6).