The Notorious Banker

is creating Podcasts, Financial Advice and Vigilante Customer Service

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They tell you to paint a compelling picture of your journey.

Here Goes:
I am a 13 year veteran of the retail banking industry. Bank of America paid me from
December 2005 - August 2018, first as a Drive-Up Teller while I was in college, all the way to being "Relationship Manager" (Which is essentially in charge of all new accounts)

In August 2018, Bank of America closed my branch, displacing thousands of customers, citing "Costs" and "Declining Patronage" (all a lie). I was promised a job at another branch. 7 days later, they created a phony reason to fire me, reneging on their promise. I was left without a job.

In trying to find a way to vent, I soldiered onto what the next step was. I searched "Bank of America" on Twitter, and my eyes nearly popped out of my head. So so so so many complaints. Nearly every Twitter post is negative, all citing problems that I actually helped with as a banker. @Bofa_Help on Twitter was the worst when it came to answering questions, basically becoming a cut-and-paste answer page with no personalized interaction with the clients.

I told myself, "Hell, I was better than them by a mile." 

After that, I started providing my own "Vigilante Customer Service" with a dash of commentary as to why certain things happen certain ways, and providing a behind-the-scenes point-of-view on how Big Bank sausage is being made.

It's empowering showing clients THE BIGGER PICTURE.

I searched Twitter for other large banks, and I found similar customer service issues, and I weighed in with good, direct advice as much as I can.

Always with a love to talk, I decided what better way to get out my stories of working at a bank than to start a podcast.

The Notorious Banker, the controversial podcast discusses:
  • Stories of my 13 years of Retail Banking Experience, 
  • Commentary about current bank news 
  • Reviews of current bank products 
  • Hilarious discussion of past "Bank Fail" products 
  • Observations of serious ethical and service issues of branch banking that I witnessed. 
  • Interviews with customers and others impacted by big banks and how they overcome financial difficulty in spite of banks, plus our voicemail line. (575) 322-4127!
It has caught on quite well, averaging on average, between 12k plays per podcast. Our Twitter Handle: @BankBetterGuy has sent out 46k customer service tweets to assist people since November 2018, and has averaged 9M impressions a month, which is phenomenal with little to no fanfare.

I have assisted several hundred people by giving them advice, and showing them how to use the chain of command effectively at a bank. I feel Why Your Bank Sucks can change the world, helping people with the most important thing in the world, their money.

WHY YOUR BANK SUCKS HAS "RESCUED" $1,100,000+ since April 2019

I am not going to stand by and let banks railroad their clients anymore. I am giving them a chance to fight back.

I used to complain about being committed to 50 hours a week at a bank. Now The Notorious Banker and its companion Twitter account @BankBetterGuy combine to take up about 14 hours of my day, 6 days a week, and about 6 hours on Sunday. I love the work, but honestly, the bills aren't being paid.

I genuinely believe this is my calling, as I love going all out for my clients. This is where you come in.

I am not going to ask for a CEO's salary. I am going to ask you for whatever you can give. If you dislike banks and want to help me help the general public with my bank customer service expertise, I ask you to be a Patron.

$1 would be awesome, but for as little as $2, I will provide you other content such as special bonus podcasts about financial advice, tips on buying items, talk about more controversial things within banking, and yes, other content that will be exclusive to Patreon.

Higher tiers will come with the ability to connect one-on-one with me for tailored financial advice.

Thanks Again, and hope to see you on here.

James Baca
The Notorious Banker
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