Andrew Malamet

Email: amalamet@corporateinsight.com

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July 2014 Trends & Highlights: Cash Back Promotions, Responsive Design and Credit Card Rewards

August 06, 2014 by
 TRENDING Few Website Revamps – Only two firms overhauled their sites during July. BB&T and Merrill Edge both redesigned their private sites. BB&T incorporated elements of responsive design to their website and mobile platforms,as the main navigation menu and browser windows now automatically adjust according to the device being used to access the site.Meanwhile, the […]

June 2014 Trends & Highlights: New Microsites, Apple Stock Split, Mobile Updates and New Financial Tools

July 10, 2014 by
TRENDING Few Website Revamps – Only two firms overhauled their sites during June. Capital One redesigned their private site and American Express overhauled their private site navigation to be more responsive to particular window sizes. Abundance of New Tools – In an exciting month for financial tools and calculators, five firms unveiled new tools in […]

May 2014 Trends & Highlights – Social Media Login, IE Security Flaws, Mobile Deposit and Website Revamps

June 04, 2014 by
TRENDING Few Website Revamps – After a busy month of April, which saw nine website revamps across our coverage firms, only two firms overhauled their sites in May. Citi redesigned their public Credit Cards site and Fidelity revamped its advisor website. Abundance of New Tools – In an exciting month for financial tools and calculators, […]

The Impact of the Government Shutdown on Federal Benefits

October 14, 2013 by
In addition to putting over 800,000 people temporarily out of work, the federal government shutdown has substantial implications for individuals and families reliant upon federal benefits. In early-November, the government is scheduled to pay out over $60 billion dollars in social security and military benefits, and these payments are in jeopardy of being delayed or […]

CI Review – PNC Bank’s Virtual Wallet: A Site Within A Site

September 25, 2013 by
On an investigative whim, Corporate Insight recently opened a PNC Virtual Wallet account. At its core, the Virtual Wallet account breaks your money into three main categories – Spend, Reserve and Growth. Yet this is more than a simple philosophical exercise. Upon opening a Virtual Wallet account, clients actually open three separate accounts linked under the Virtual Wallet name:

Auto Repair Financing: A Guide for Consumers

September 05, 2013 by
Automobile repairs are aggravating and are hardly ever anything less than a nuisance. After all, it is difficult to predict mechanical failures and fender benders, and auto repairs, however expensive, are often necessary to keep the vehicle in pristine condition. For some the cost is negligible. However, for many people, unpredictable car repairs can lead to financial, and ultimately personal, distress.