Tag: financial services marketing

American Express, Visa and Mastercard Use Sponsorships to Promote Contactless Cards

We’re seeing financial services brands leverage major sponsorships in pursuit of specific business objectives. For example, Visa, Amex and Mastercard recently activated their sponsorships of premium events to increase trial and use of contactless payments.

Bank of America life stage marketing

Bank of America Turns Life Stage Into a Product

While many financial institutions attempt to market life stage banking products/services and implement effective migration strategies we haven’t seen any do so as clearly and effectively – or in such a “productified” way – as Bank of America.

the adulting of Millennial financial apps

Venmo, Chime and the Adulting of Millennial Financial Apps

The financial services industry has seen a long line of “disruptors” emerge in the last decade. Often created by and for the Millennial market, these app-based payment and banking brands seek to simplify and streamline “traditional” banking products. These companies are not only providing alternatives for a generation that doesn't really trust big banks but also figuring out how to evolve with the changing needs of their loyal users.

Top financial services marketing blog posts for 2018

Media Logic’s Top 10 Financial Services Marketing Blog Posts of 2018

A chance to take another look at key perspectives from Media Logic’s financial services marketing experts! We think our most popular posts from 2018 will inspire you to ask more of your upcoming marketing campaigns and explore new opportunities in the coming year.

Contactless card marketing from Chase & Visa

Contactless Cards Are Finally Ready for Prime Time (No, This Time We *Really* Mean It!)

Contactless payments have been something of a white whale for close to 20 years now: always out there, just about to catch-on, if only… But now, the majority of all in-person transactions in the U.S. take place on contactless-enabled terminals, customers are ready for a faster checkout *and* the nation’s largest issuer of credit cards recently announced plans to roll out 100 million contactless cards in 2019.

How Bank Branch Grand Openings Can Create Buzz in Urban Markets

Branch grand openings represent opportunities not only to evolve the brand’s physical footprint but also to grab market share from competitors. This is especially true in densely trafficked and populated urban markets.

2018 Senior Media Habits Survey

Senior Media Preferences Are Evolving

Targeting the 65+ audience requires an integrated, diverse media approach. Use results from Media Logic’s 2018 Media Habits Study to optimize channel selection and reach current and potential customers effectively.

Millennial Marketing Tips

A Millennial’s Take on the Right Vibe for Financial Services Marketing

In addition to noting some ground rules about Millennial marketing – like “avoid gimmicks and lengthy sales pitches” – this Millennial Marketing Showcase identifies some positive steps financial services brands are taking to reach this important audience.

Tips for connecting with the affluent market

5 Tips to Help You Connect With the Affluent Market

Based on informed best practices and research, Media Logic’s financial services marketing experts have identified a list of affluent marketing “must-haves.” From looking the part to hitting the right tone, these tips will help you shape – or re-assess – your affluent marketing campaign.

GDPR for financial services marketers

What Matters About GDPR Now That Everyone’s Sick of Hearing About It

GDPR signals something very important to you as a marketer: consumers want – and are gaining – more control over personal data. We suggest that financial services brands embrace this change as an opportunity to express how much your brand values its customers and their data.