The bank environment is very different from how it used to be. These days banks see themselves as facilitators, and as a necessary part of the equation for good economic growth and stability within their local environment. Loans offices have a duty to help people progress in their business ventures as much as they do in protecting the bank that they work for by making sure that money is given to people who are able to pay back their loans without going into unnecessary stress.
Two ladies sit at the desk as they discuss the details of the loan and as a decision is underway of whether this loan will or will not happen. The paperwork on the desk represents the legally binding contract. One woman sits with a pencil as the other explains the terms & conditions. This is a great illustration to use when explaining the processes of obtaining a loan and can be used in magazine articles or blog posts.