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Recognizing Alternatives Federal Credit Union as a Top Institution for Smart Credit Options that Help Low-Income Borrowers

Recognizing AFCU as a Top Institution for Smart Credit Options

In a Nutshell: For four decades, Alternatives Federal Credit Union has provided affordable borrowing options and sound financial counseling to low-income clients who struggled to find fair... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 9/5/2018
Host Merchant Services Offers Flexible Payment Processing Solutions for SMBs at Affordable, Interchange-Plus Rates

Host Merchant Services Offers Flexible Payment Processing

In a Nutshell: While setting up a merchant account to accept credit card payments may be easier now than it was when e-commerce was in its infancy, selecting the payment processor... read more »
By: Lauren Keys, 9/5/2018
WSECU Introduces Three New Feature- and Design-Rich Visa Cards Based on Member Feedback

WSECU Uses Member Feedback to Design Three New Visa® Cards

In a Nutshell: For many financial institutions, broad demographic information determines the rates, rewards, and terms of many credit card offerings. Many issuers never even talk to their... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 9/4/2018
Barclays: Our 2018 Editor’s Choice™ Award Recipient for Diversity and Inclusion Practices that Help Employees and Customers Feel Welcome

Barclays Earns Our 2018 Diversity & Inclusion Editor's Choice™ Award

In a Nutshell: Many financial institutions create diversity and inclusion departments to expand their operations and create a welcoming work environment that appeals to a wide range of... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/31/2018
Qapital Leverages Innovative Technology and Behavioral Science to Help Members Reach Their Financial Goals

Qapital Leverages Technology and Behavioral Science to Grow Savings

In a Nutshell: Saving money is not as easy as spending it, and for people who never learned healthy savings habits, finding ways to save can be even harder. More than a half-million people,... read more »
By: Lauren Keys, 8/30/2018
A Leader in Electronic Payment Processing — Charge.com Boasts Low Transaction Fees and Zero Application or Setup Fees

Charge.com Boasts Low Transaction Fees & No Application or Setup Fees

In a Nutshell: The electronic payments space has made considerable advances in security and affordability over the last two decades. Many of those improvements were possible because early... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 8/28/2018
HomeStreet Bank Recognized with Editor’s Choice Award for Creating Employment Opportunities for Veterans

HomeStreet Bank: 2018 Editor’s Choice for Veteran Employment

In a Nutshell: Most military veterans don’t return home to the parades and fanfare that welcomed past decorated heroes, and some even struggle to find employment once they’re back on US... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 8/28/2018
New ProShares ETF Aims to Revolutionize How Consumers Invest in Online Retail Giants Like Amazon and Alibaba

New ProShares ETF Helps Investors Diversify into Online Retail

In a Nutshell: Investors have turned to Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) for nearly 30 years to diversify their individual portfolios or fuel their retirement savings. Rather than investors... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 8/28/2018
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