You eat local, you shop local, why not bank local? That’s the idea behind ICBA’s Go Local initiative, inspiring consumers and businesses alike to re-invest in their own communities through their local community bank.
Mark Ellingson explains his definition of community banking on Lewis and Clark Bank’s blog. In his opinion, there are seven principles that outline a community bank’s responsibility to its clients and community.
What about you? What is YOUR definition of a community bank?