How Small Businesses Can Refinance Their Debt

When your business is in trouble, it's understandable that you'd do just about anything to save it. However, as things improve, you could be doing your business a disservice by not refinancing your high-interest debt and replacing it with a more reasonably-priced source of capital. That's why small business debt refinancing could be the best option for some entrepreneurs.

What Consumers Want (and Don't Want) in a Credit Card

Choosing the right credit card is as easy as it may seem. From interest rates and introductory offers to late fees and annual fees, what is that consumers are looking for in a primary card? And what do they want to avoid?

Money at 30: Is it Time to Deemphasize College?

Let me be clear that there is, without a doubt, value in higher education. That said, with the myriad of knowledge sources available to us and the student debt crisis still raging, perhaps it's time we rethink the extreme emphasis we place on college.
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Financial Firms Reportedly Looking to Buy FinTech Startups

It's clear that FinTech is still shaking up the financial industry. In fact, while the past few years have brought lots of talk and a handful of actions in the... Read More

FinTechs, Experts, and Regulators Meet at FinTech Fraud Summit

As FinTech firms continue their efforts to earn the trust of regulators, lawmakers, and consumers, a recent gathering in San Fransisco aimed to educate people on all sides to the... Read More

Mobile World Congress Highlights Emerging FinTech Trends

Recently 2017 Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona, Spain highlighted a number of FinTech trends affecting the banking industry and beyond. From online banks and peer to peer lenders to... Read More

Smartphones May Be the New ATM Cards, But Security Questions Remain

Ever since the introduction of Apple Pay in 2014 mobile payments have been the talk of the town. At the same time mobile banking apps have helped customers take care of... Read More

A Guide to Peer to Peer Lending Platforms for Borrowers and Investors

Back in the late 90s and early 2000s, you may have heard the term “peer to peer” as it related to music sharing services like Napster. About a decade later... Read More

Able Lending Puts a New Twist on Peer to Peer and Crowdfunding

Over the past few years one of the up-and-coming FinTech models is what's known as peer to peer (P2P). This term has been used to describe platforms like Lending Club... Read More

Digit Automated Savings Bot Comes to Facebook Messenger

Nearly everyone knows that they should be saving money but often times that goal is easier said than done. As I've written about on this site before, arranging to have... Read More

How Mobile Banking Apps Save Big Institutions Money

One of the big benefits that FinTech companies tout is that they are able to keep their costs down by operating exclusively online and not maintaining any brick and mortar... Read More