4 Things Financial Institutions Should Leave Behind in 2020

Welcome to 2021 and congratulations on making it through 2020… what a year, right? As we put the past behind us and move onto what’s ahead of us, especially as we look at our business, we are confronted with a question. That question being “What should I bring with me into 2021 and what should […]

The Recipe For: Microbranches

We have been working very closely with financial institutions for decades, but we’ve never had as many questions about what projects need to be prioritized first. It seems as though COVID-19 has added more initiatives to an already full whiteboard for financial executives than ever before—and a lot of them have short timelines and a […]

(Branch) Size Matters

We thought we’d kick off 2020 with some examples of how you can have an amazing full-service branch with a small footprint. The Micro Branch has been on the radar of most banking executives this year and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down as we look into 2020. If you are trying to optimize […]

Property Hunters: Micro Branch Edition

There are tons of shows about finding the perfect house, but none about finding the perfect branch–until now. In DBSI’s Property Hunters: Micro Branch Edition, we follow one financial institution along their journey to find the micro branch of their dreams. Will they fall in love with a tiny floor plan or walk away with […]

A True Story: USC Credit Union’s Race To Build A Micro Branch

Creating a successful “branch of the future” can be a daunting challenge under the best of circumstances. Now imagine creating a new and modern retail-friendly branch in under 800sqft and in less and 5 months. Sounds impossible, right? Wrong. Let us tell you more about our micro branch project with USC Credit Union.