Western Independent Bankers, a Division of the Western Bankers Association, Announces SavvyMoney as Best in Show Winner of the 2018 Fintech Showcase

Press release

SACRAMENTO — The Western Independent Bankers (WIB), a division of the Western Bankers Association (WBA), announced today that SavvyMoney was voted the Best in Show winner from a selection of fintech presenters attending the Fintech Showcase featured at WIB’s Annual Conference in Kauai, HI. This cutting-edge showcase was created to address the unique questions and concerns bankers experience when navigating the intersection of technology and financial services. With a focus on education and interaction, the showcase supports bankers interested in learning more about the products and solutions offered by a wide range of fintech companies.

SavvyMoney uses integration, engagement, and analytics to deliver a credit score solution for every online and mobile banking platform. Bankers can turn insights into smart lending opportunities, and customers are empowered to take control of their credit. SavvyMoney provides comprehensive credit score analysis, a full credit report and monitoring, and personalized credit offers, all in one dashboard.

“With record-breaking attendance at this year’s Annual Conference, the presenters were able to address a large crowd ready to hear how technology and financial services can intersect in ways that are meaningful,” said Michael Delucchi, executive director of WIB. “And while all of the presenters demonstrated undeniable expertise and a tremendous amount of energy, SavvyMoney impressed with a product that demonstrates a balance of benefits to both the banker and the end-user.”

“I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to present at the WIB’s Annual Conference” said JB Orecchia, President and CEO of SavvyMoney.  “Most importantly the conference provided me with valuable perspective into what was important to the banking industry and insight into other emerging technologies that will help us better serve the market.”

About the Western Bankers Association

With more than 200 years of combined experience serving banks, the Western Bankers Association is one of the largest state-banking trade associations and regional educational organizations in the United States. WBA provides leading service and support to member banks throughout the Western States through two divisions.

CBA, the California state and federal advocacy division, is the advocate of the California banking industry for needed legislative, regulatory and legal changes.

WIB, the professional development division, provides education and training, and supports hundreds of banks headquartered throughout the 13 Western States by informing, educating and connecting more than 20,000 bankers.

About SavvyMoney

SavvyMoney is an award-winning fintech company that works with more than 150 financial institutions to empower consumers to take control of their financial future with easy to understand actionable advice about their credit. They do this by partnering with financial institutions and digital banking providers to deliver integrated insightful solutions that help deepen their relationship with their members and customers. For more information, visit https://www.savvymoney.com/.

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