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Money at 30: Betterment Checking and Cash Reserve Review

A couple of years ago, a number of FinTechs of all stripes went through a phase where they decided to launch high-yield savings accounts along with debit cards. Among those joining this trend was Betterment, which is mostly known for its roboadvisor platform. After hearing about these offerings for a...

2021 Debt.com Survey Highlights Pandemic-Era Consumer Credit Card Spending Habits

As the United States continues to work towards a post-pandemic economy, Debt.com has released a new survey looking at how the event has impacted the way consumers utilize their credit cards. First, 90% of those surveyed used credit cards compared to only 10% who didn't. Of those who do, 42%...

SoFi to Launch IPO Investing Feature for Customers

For many years, while everyday investors may have heard about upcoming initial public offerings (IPOs), buying shares at the original asking price was a right reserved for much larger investors. This reality has remained even as the popularity of retail investment apps has risen. Well, at long last, it seems...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — March 2021

It’s time again for one of my favorite features here on Dyer News: a look at the top 10 personal finance articles of the month. This month, we'll start with a look at some different and interesting money perspectives. After that, we'll focus on cutting spending. Then, we'll close things...

Aspiration Announces Earth-Friendly Aspiration Zero Credit Card

Since its debut in 2015, Aspiration has made a name for itself thanks to its "Do Well, Do Good" approach to financial services. With savings, checking, and investments accounts that promise both customer and Earth-friendly practices, the company has continued to gain fans — even earning investments from Leonard DiCaprio...

HighRadius Announces $300 Million Funding Round

When it comes to FinTech, some of the most well-known companies are those that consumers interact with on a regular basis. These include the likes of Square, PayPal, SoFi, Robinhood, etc. However, it's often the startups that operate "behind-the-scenes" — such as Plaid, Stripe, and others — that actually attract...

Survey: 62% of Small Businesses Retain In-House Accounting

For many entrepreneurs, one of the most daunting tasks of running a business is maintaining financial records and other accounting needs. Because of this, it's common for business owners to outsource these needs. However, a new survey shows that a somewhat surprising number of smaller businesses utilize an in-house accounting...

Money at 30: Claritus Review 1

As someone who reviews a lot of apps and services, I end up keeping my money in a lot of different places. Conveniently, this also means that I get to put several aggregation tools to the test. While this has led me to more well-known services such as Mint and...