Who Said That?
Florida's quote of the day
"They cannot believe that there’s a live person inside the ATM."
Walk into the new Bank of America branch at 95 Wall Street and you’re struck first by what you don’t see. The New York location -- which the company calls an "express banking center," one of six opening by the end of the year -- has no teller desk with employees behind glass. There are some regular ATMs in there, and then there are larger ATMs, along with employees roaming about with touchscreen tablets literally strapped to their wrists, like pinstriped cyborgs on patrol.
It’s hard to imagine bank branches without teller windows and vaults, but the branches of the future could well have neither. And for some banks large and small, the future is now.
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