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Apple Card Adds Ability to Export Transactions Spreadsheet

When the Apple Card launched in August of last year, it was perhaps the most high-profile example of FinTech seen to date. At the same time the card itself wasn't exactly built to play nice with other FinTech products as it offered no way for users to link their accounts...

Chime, Robinhood Top FinTech VC Investments in Q4 2019

Looking back at 2019, it's fair to say that it was a pretty good year for FinTech. From startups launching new products to major acquisitions being announced, there was plenty of news to keep up on. Of course 2019 was also a big year for investments. In fact, the latest...

Visa to Acquire FinTech Tool Plaid

Over the past few years, the FinTech Plaid has managed to make a name for itself not only with observers and investors but also with the millions of customers who use their product. At the same time many more have likely encountered Plaid and not even known it since it...

Goldman Sachs Debuts Marcus App at Long Last

Back in 2016, Goldman Sachs revealed that it was launching an online bank named Marcus, which would offer high-yield savings, certificates of deposit (CDs), loans, and more. As observers have noted, the debut of Marcus marked a bid by Goldman to appeal to a wider and notably younger crowd than...

eMarketer: Mobile Payments Getting a Boost from Increased Contactless Card Acceptance

For years we've heard about mobile payments finally breaking through — but now it seems that the technology is making strides thanks in part to updated physical cards. According to eMarketer, it looks as though the steady roll-out of contactless credit cards are helping to raise the popularity of mobile...

FinTechs Reportedly Reining in Their Lending

More than a decade ago, FinTech lenders made a name for themselves by not only creating an easier and faster way for consumers to take out personal loans but also utilizing algorithms to expand their borrowing base beyond what most banks would consider. This strategy proved especially useful during the...

Digital Money Forum Returning to CES for 2020

Next month, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) will once again take over the Las Vegas Convention Center and several other venues along the Strip. Each year this conference shows off the latest and greatest developments in technology while also looking ahead to what's on the horizon. Of course, with money...

Goldman Sachs to Debut Robo-Advisor in 2020

Earlier this year Goldman Sachs purchased the wealth management firm United Capital for $750 million. Along with the company came its founder Joe Duran. Now, in a recent interview with Financial Times (via Barron's), Duran revealed that Goldman intends to launch its own robo-advisor platform sometime in the new year....