As First Financial Bankshares expands beyond mobile check capture to mobile bill payment — letting customers pay bills by taking a picture of them with their phone — it's also considering the feature a source of fee income.

"We plan on initially charging a fee for mobile bill payment. It's a convenient option that allows customers to pay from any location," says Jeff Casey, vice president of alternative delivery channels at First Technology Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of FFIN, which is a $4.3 billion-asset bank based in Abilene, Texas.

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