November 22, 2022

How a Connecticut company is connecting cannabis retailers with banks

VP of Knowledge Paul Dunford looks to dispel some common cannabis banking myths and explain how Green Check allows financial institutions of all sizes to bank cannabis safely and profitably.

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November 14, 2022

Cannabis marketing jobs explained: How to be a weed marketer

Green Check’s Brett Puffenbarger, MA, CCCE joins fellow marketing experts to weigh in on the pros of cannabis marketing in this recent article for Weedmaps.

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November 8, 2022

‘In cannabis today, there is no carrot – it’s all just stick’

In this aptly titled piece from Peter Su and David Zontak, they discuss the need for the regulated cannabis market to actually meet consumer demands.

New York Upstate READ MORE

November 4, 2022

NY cancels its search for a bank to take on its $200 million cannabis fund

Peter Su, SVP of Green Check, weighs in about why New York has stopped looking for a bank to fund cannabis businesses and where the real problem stems from in banking cannabis.

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November 2, 2022

Q&A with Kevin Hart, CEO, Green Check Verified

Read more from CEO Kevin Hart’s Q&A with Dai Truong in his cannabis-centric newsletter Highly Objective. This interview features insight from our CEO on lending, Green Check’s growth in the cannabis banking space, and more.

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November 2, 2022

Common Challenges of Legal Cannabis Startups

SVP at Green Check, Peter Su, featured in Rolling Stone, writes about some basic financing challenges that cannabis business start-ups face and how they may differ from traditional start-up woes.

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November 1, 2022

Green Check Verified Partners with HSLC to Strengthen Cannabis Business Compliance

Green Check Verified announces a partnership with HSLC, a state-chartered, full-service community bank headquartered in Kenton, OH, with locations in Lexington, KY. This partnership aims to guide the recently legal cannabis-related businesses in Kenton and the greater Ohio area with a successful banking program.

GlobeNewswire READ MORE

October 31, 2022

How the Metaverse is Influencing the Cannabis Industry

While the Metaverse may present a unique opportunity for cannabis brands, Peter Su, SVP & Brett Puffenbarger, VP of Marketing at Green Check, warns that cryptocurrency within the Metaverse may make things worse in an already challenging financial landscape for cannabis-related businesses.

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October 13, 2022

How one credit union addressed cannabis banking compliance

Founder and CEO of Green Check, Kevin Hart and Lindsay Hubbard, Southern Chautauqua Federal Credit Union, discuss how SCFCU and Green Check have partnered in order to better serve the cannabis industry in New York.

American Banker READ MORE

October 12, 2022

Cash & Cannabis: Challenges with Cannabis Banking & How to Overcome Them

Peter Su joins podcast host, Dede Perkin, to discuss some of the most common banking challenges and provide solutions to simplify cannabis banking. Listen in to learn what a cannabis business should do to be the type of customer banking organizations are willing to work with.


October 10, 2022

Cannabis Advocates and Professionals React to President Biden’s Statement Regarding Federal Marijuana Reform

VP of Marketing, Brett Puffenbarger, along with many other advocates share their opinion on Biden’s statement on federal marijuana reform. Puffenbarger believes the cannabis industry may need to pump the breaks on the ‘hype train’.

Fat Nugs Mag READ MORE

October 5, 2022

The absurdist wait for the SAFE Act drags on

Founder and CEO Kevin Hart wonders if waiting on the SAFE Banking Act could be similar to the absurdist play “Waiting for Godot.” No matter the situation or experience, two constants remain: Godot never shows up, and the main characters continue to wait for someone that they’re not even sure exists.

American Banker READ MORE
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