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Plastiq Enables More Than 1M North American Customers to Pay Any Bill with a Credit Card for a Flat 2.5% Fee

Plastiq Enables Customers to Pay Any Bill with a Credit Card for a 2.5% Fee

In 2012, soon-to-be Harvard graduate Eliot Buchanan was facing the rapid approach of life after... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/22/2018
SCOTTeVEST’s Proprietary RFID Armor™ Material Adds a Hidden Functionality to Its Men’s and Women’s Clothing to Protect Your Credit Cards

SCOTTeVEST Offers Functional and Practical RFID Blocking Clothing

In a Nutshell: Radio frequency identification or RFID skimmers that thieves use to read... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/22/2018
Research Finds Adding Women to a Bank’s Board of Directors Increases Institutional Performance and Outcomes

Research Shows Positive Effects of Gender Diversity in Bank Boards

Several studies on the effects of gender diversity on boards of directors returned results that... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/21/2018
Can Credit Cards be Recycled? Plastics Expert Keith Vorst Answers a Question that is More Difficult than You May Think

How to Remain Eco-Friendly by Recycling Old Credit Cards

Most credit cards are made of polyvinyl chloride acetate — more commonly known as PVCA... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/20/2018
Clarifi: Serving the Financial Counseling Needs of the Greater Delaware Valley for More Than 50 Years

Clarifi: Helping Clients Set & Achieve Financial Goals for 50+ Years

For more than 50 years, residents of the Greater Delaware Valley area have turned to Clarifi... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/16/2018
The Joy of Discovery: Tophatter Offers a More Engaging Shopping Experience Through Flash Auctions on Quality Products

Tophatter: An Engaging Shopping Experience via Flash Auctions

Younger shoppers have shown a preference for affordable, unbranded items over... read more »
Ashley Dull 2/15/2018
Studies Link High Stress Levels with an Increased Urge to Spend — Here’s How to Fight Those Costly Impulses

Studies Link High Stress Levels with an Increased Urge to Spend

Studies have found a common link between stress and diversion spending — that’s... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/14/2018
HomeExchange Allows Travelers to Live Like Locals and Save on Lodging by Exchanging Their Own Home with Vacationers

HomeExchange Members Save on Lodging Costs by Hosting Vacationers

Lodging expenses are one of the biggest hurdles travelers face when planning a vacation. Hotels... read more »
Adam West 2/14/2018
KeePass Earns Our Editor’s Choice™ Award as the Top Password Manager for Financial Apps & Services

KeePass is Our Editor's Choice™ for Financial Password Management

The average consumer has around 27 unique passwords they must remember to access important... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/9/2018
Kareo’s Medical Billing Solution Earns Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for Its Streamlined Credit Card Processing Abilities and Security

Kareo’s Medical EHR and Billing Solution Earns Our Editor’s Choice™

In a Nutshell: As many as 27 million US adults are carrying out-of-pocket medical expenses... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/8/2018
The Bonita Platform from Bonitasoft Earns Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for Providing Finserv Dev Teams with Open-Source Tools to Create Engaging User Interfaces

Bonitasoft Allows Financial Service Providers to Design Better UI

Finserv companies across the globe are undergoing digital transformations that change the way... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/7/2018
10 Cities Primed for Economic Growth & Opportunity in 2018

10 Cities Primed for Economic Growth in 2018

The United States is home to hundreds of cities and towns, each with its own unique... read more »
Brittney Mayer 2/7/2018
Unit4 Cloud ERP Eliminates Repetitive Tasks and Streamlines Back-Office Functions that Cost Finserv Companies Time and Money

Unit4 Cloud ERP Cuts Client Costs by Streamlining Back-Office Functions

Companies have used enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for decades to organize and... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/5/2018
How Accepted.com Helps Aspiring Business and Finance Students Gain the Skills Needed for Admission to Top Programs

Accepted.com Helps Students Craft Exceptional Grad School Applications

Linda Abraham’s time spent obtaining her MBA from UCLA’s Graduate School of... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/5/2018
Edmunds’ Technology and Experience Give Car Shoppers Alerts and Advice to Help Them Maximize Their Savings

Edmunds’ Technology Helps Car Shoppers Maximize Their Savings

Consumers across the US are keeping their cars longer than ever before. That can make the... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 2/2/2018
Socrata Open Finance Brings Transparency to Local Government Spending So Citizens Can See Where Their Tax Dollars Are Going

Socrata Gives Citizens Access to Government Spending Data

In a Nutshell: The signs of road improvement abound on city and state thoroughfares: the... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 1/31/2018
The Abt Credit Card: Flexible Financing Plans Provide a Top Funding Option for Any Household Need

Abt Electronics’ Credit Card is a Top Choice for Stocking Your Home

In February of 2017, I purchased a home that is considerably larger than the one I’d... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 1/31/2018
PeoplesBank Demonstrates How One Community Bank Can Make a Difference for the Environment

How PeoplesBank Makes a Difference for the Environment

Awareness of global climate change and the threats it poses has led organizations around the... read more »
Mike Randall 1/30/2018
JohnnyJet Contributor Geoff Whitmore Shares Expert Advice and Tips to Help Vacationers Maximize Their Credit Card Travel Rewards & Perks

JohnnyJet's Geoff Whitmore Shares Expert Travel Rewards Tips & Advice

Travel rewards have grown in popularity over the last five years as millennial consumers focus... read more »
Ashley Dull 1/30/2018
Mazuma Credit Union Uses a Uniquely Lighthearted Strategy to Become Kansas City’s Preferred Financial Institution

How Mazuma Credit Union’s Unique Approach Attracts New Members

Traditional banks use similar approaches to advertising their products and services... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 1/30/2018
The Electronic Transactions Association Helps Merchants and Consumers Protect Sensitive Financial Data with Electronic Payments Advocacy and Education – A Conversation with CEO Jason Oxman

Q&A with Electronic Transactions Association CEO Jason Oxman

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) influences, monitors, and shapes the payments... read more »
Ashley Dull 1/29/2018
Simple Financial Help Attracts the Largest Membership in Canada — 543,000 — to Coast Capital® Savings

Simple Financial Help Attracts 543K Members to Coast Capital Savings

Coast Capital Savings is Canada’s largest credit union by membership, currently serving... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 1/26/2018
CARD.com’s Prepaid Visa® Cards Offer Fun Designs, Widespread ATM Access & Mobile App Management

CARD.com: Prepaid Cards with Fun Designs, ATM Access & a Mobile App

In a Nutshell: Payment cards have lost a lot of their individuality over the last 30... read more »
Ray FitzGerald 1/25/2018
TotallyMoney.com Provides More Than a Quarter-Million UK Users with Access to Free Credit Reports and Tools to Improve Their Scores in Less Than Six Months

TotallyMoney.com Gives UK Users Free Access to Credit Reports

Around 55% of US adults check their credit score at least once a year. The number is far lower... read more »
Ashley Dull 1/25/2018