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Success Story: Jefferson Financial FCU Solves Procedure Management Challenge with SilverCloud Employee Support

With 12 locations serving more than 50,000 members across southern Louisiana and Alabama, Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union has been a staple of their community since 1966. Operating with a frontline staff of 105 employees, Jefferson Financial FCU takes great pride in providing excellent service to its members. When Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union set…

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SilverCloud Inc. Launches Partner Program

Referral and Technology Partner Program aims to connect companies who service banks and credit unions to help them reduce costs and deliver a better experience. PORTSMOUTH, NH, November 5, 2019 — SilverCloud Inc., the provider of automated support for banks and credit unions, has launched a Partner Program for Referral and Technology Partners. The program is…

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10 New Financial Institutions Select SilverCloud

10 New Financial Institutions Select SilverCloud

October 8, 2019, Portsmouth, NH — SilverCloud, Inc., the leading provider of automated support for banks and credit unions, announced ten new financial institutions have selected SilverCloud, including: SAFE Federal Credit Union 1.07b Folsom, CA GHS Federal Credit Union $147m Binghamton, NY  West Suburban Bank $2.3b Lombard, Il Flushing Savings Bank $6.95b Uniondale, NY Bayer…

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10 Things You Need to Know Before Implementing a Banking Chatbot

10 Things You Need to Know Before Implementing a Banking Chatbot

There’s no question about it – the world of banking is becoming more self-service oriented, with greater automation to service the needs and demands of today’s digital-savvy consumers.  The buzz of chatbots continues to grow louder as large banks like Bank of America with Erica  and USAA with their Automated Assistant, to smaller mid-tier banks…

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The Best Customer Service is Self-Service: 9 Stats Pointing To Why Customers Want to Help Themselves

The Best Customer Service is Self-Service: 9 Stats Pointing To Why Customers Want to Help Themselves

Ever wondered how or why customer service has evolved from “how can I help you?” to, “help yourself”?  Check out these top statistics that help explain why companies and consumers alike are leaning into self-service. 92% of online adults use search engines to find answers on the web. Source: Pew Research Internet Survey 91% of…

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Financial Brand Article – What Banks & Credit Unions Can Learn From Netflix About Digital Support

Financial Brand Article – What Banks & Credit Unions Can Learn From Netflix About Digital Support

As featured on the Financial Brand in June, 2019: Financial institutions of any size can implement small steps used by Netflix and other e-commerce rock stars to ease the load on contact centers, especially when live chat is used. Equally important, these steps lead to significant opportunities to cross-sell consumers who clearly have indicated an…

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Thriving During a Merger, Mobile, or Online Conversion

Thriving During a Merger, Mobile, or Online Conversion

Is your institution prepared for the stress of a conversion? Banking is evolving… quickly. Keeping up with the expectations of today’s consumers involves some hefty initiatives that, inevitably, will stress your staff – and your customers. Mobile conversions Online Banking conversions Rolling out new features and upgrades – Online Account Opening, Mobile Deposit, Bill Pay…

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