United Bankshares Inc. reported earnings for the first quarter of 2023 of $98.3 million, or $0.73 per share, as compared to earnings of $99.8 million, or $0.74 […]
Do you worry that your bank is too liberal?
What do you want your bank to be? I want mine to be nearby. I want it to have nice tellers. I want my deposits to be […]
The Fed just raised interest rates. Does that mean there is no banking crisis?
by Simon Johnson Do we have a banking crisis in the United States or don’t we? We certainly have some of the symptoms, including two prominent […]
2007 again: Why learn from history when repeating it is so much fun?
Back in 2017, when Congress and the Trump administration were pushing a bill to weaken hard-fought banking regulations, we warned that they were playing with fire. Barely […]
Boycott will hurt us more than banks
As the window closes for banks to prove they are in compliance with West Virginia’s new rules prohibiting the state from doing business with financial institutions “boycotting” […]
BB&T sued; more than $20M sought
MORGANTOWN — A lawsuit by a construction company claims $3,409,520.39 in checks from clients were wrongly accepted by BB&T. ABB Construction LLC, which does business as Accelerated […]
Banking at post offices worked in the past and could work now, too
It’s been obvious for some time that the U.S. Postal Service is ailing. And as the country tries to recover from the coronavirus pandemic and the economic […]
United Bankshares reports higher earning for 1st quarter
Newsroom@DominionPost.com United Bankshares, Inc./United Bank reported record earnings for the first quarter of 2021 of $106.9 million, or $0.83 per share, up from earnings of $40.2 million, […]
Clear Mountain Bank among best in nation for employees
Newsroom@DominionPost.com Bruceton Mills — Clear Mountain Bank was named one of the nation’s Best Banks to Work For by American Banker and Best Companies Group. The Best […]
State’s economy is slowly recovering
50K who lost jobs due to pandemic working West Virginia’s economy is continuing to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, but there is still a ways to go, […]