Jim Salmon

Jim Salmon

About Jim Salmon

Jim joined Navy Federal in July of 2003 and was tasked with overseeing the development of its business services program. Prior to joining Navy Federal, Jim worked for such companies as IBM, AOL, and Freddie Mac in various analyst and managerial positions in finance and planning. He was a volunteer Treasurer for a $170 million community credit union in Northern Virginia for more than 13 years where he developed his understanding and passion for the credit union movement. He attended the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, under a Naval R.O.T.C. scholarship where he received his undergraduate degree and commission. After serving in the Navy, he attended The Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, where he received his M.B.A. with concentrations in finance, accounting, and statistics.

‘Tis the Season to Shop Small Business

The holiday shopping season is in full swing, which means the hunt for the biggest deals and the best gifts is on. Big box and online retailers have been enticing customers with special deals even [...]

By | December 20th, 2016|Better Your Business|

Thank Veterans For Not Only Their Service, But Also For Their Business

Robert S. Morrison of Quaker Oats®. George Schaefer of Fifth Third Bank. Sumner Redstone of Viacom. Alex Gorsky of Johnson & Johnson. Robert A. McDonald of Procter and Gamble. Ken Hicks of Foot Locker®. Daniel [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Better Your Business|

A Recipe for Success: Social Media and Your Business

For this quarterly edition of Basically Business, we chatted with Navy Federal member and business owner Jason Szot to discuss social media strategies and best practices for small businesses. Jason is the owner of Szotski’s Cheesecakes, [...]

By | October 19th, 2016|Better Your Business|

Selling Online? Protect Your Business From Card Not Present Fraud

If your business sells online, it’s great to be informed on powerful e-commerce trends. One is explosive growth in e-commerce, and the other is a potential shift in the types of credit card fraud. With [...]

By | June 3rd, 2016|Better Your Business|

Ask the Expert: Small Business Social Media Best Practices

Welcome back for the next episode of Ask the Expert! In this video we brought back, business expert Jim Salmon, Navy Federal’s Vice President of Business Services, and Michael Toner, Manager of Social Media for [...]

By | April 15th, 2016|Better Your Business|

Can’t Miss Resources for Small Business Owners

I’m proud to announce that we’ve launched a brand new website for our business members. Here you'll find the tools you need to start, manage and grow your small business. This new resource site is:   [...]

By | March 30th, 2016|Better Your Business, Off the Press|

Ask the Expert: Jim Salmon and Michael Toner on social media for business

It's a new year, and with that comes the opportunity to start fresh, update stale practices or take your business to the next level. In this video, business expert Jim Salmon, Navy Federal's Vice President [...]

By | January 11th, 2016|Better Your Business|

Shop Small Business: Spotlight on Taft & Teak

Each year, Americans start their own business to pursue their passions and achieve a work life balance that their careers don’t otherwise afford them. That freedom to “be your own boss” appealed to Janneke and [...]

By | November 27th, 2015|Better Your Business|

Ask the Expert: Jim Salmon on updating payment systems in time for the holidays

Business expert Jim Salmon, vice president of business services here at Navy Federal, addresses the topic everyone is talking about: chip cards and the liability shift. In this episode of "Ask the Expert," Jim specifically [...]

By | October 13th, 2015|Better Your Business|

Chip Card Liability Shift and Your Small Business

Well folks, the October chip card liability shift that we’ve been discussing for months is finally here. As of October 1, 2015, liability for counterfeit card-present transactions will shift away from the issuer —it normally [...]

By | October 13th, 2015|Better Your Business|