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Making Sustainability Good Business — Bank of America is Recognized with Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for ESG Commitment

Bank of America is Recognized with Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for ESG

In a Nutshell: In recent years, Bank of America has emerged as a strong proponent of environmental and sustainability efforts in both its own practices and through supporting partners and... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 11/16/2018
Michigan State University Federal Credit Union Supports Member Communities Through Volunteerism and Financial Literacy Initiatives

MSUFCU Supports Communities Through Volunteerism and Education

In a Nutshell: As the largest university-based credit union in the world, Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) provides financial services to more than 265,000 members.... read more »
By: Jon McDonald, 11/15/2018
Dollarbird’s Collaborative, Calendar-Based Application Gives Users a Unique View Into Their Personal Finances

Dollarbird’s Collaborative, Calendar-Based App Tracks Personal Finances

In a Nutshell: Financial stress has the potential not only to impact one’s health, but it’s also a leading cause of marital problems. Thankfully, couples have a number of resources to turn... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 11/14/2018
Leading Travel Transportation Platform Rome2rio™ Offers Tips on Booking Experiences Early and Using Credit Cards Abroad

Rome2rio™ Offers Tips on Booking Early and Using Credit Cards Abroad

In a Nutshell: Planning a trip abroad can be a daunting undertaking, especially for unseasoned travelers. For those who want to see the world but feel intimidated by the prospect of... read more »
By: Adam West, 11/13/2018
A Recent Javelin Strategy Report Reveals Mobile Wallet Adoption Has Been Slower Than Expected, but Closed Merchant Ecosystems Have an Advantage

Javelin Report: Mobile Wallet Adoption Slower Than Expected

In a Nutshell: Analysts have predicted that each new digital wallet release or update from tech giants like Google, Samsung, and Apple would usher in “the year of the mobile wallet.” But, as... read more »
By: Adam West, 11/9/2018
Fattmerchant’s Subscription-Based Model Modernizes Payment Processing, Boosts Transparency, and Saves Businesses Money

Fattmerchant’s Subscription Model Modernizes Payment Processing

In a Nutshell: With its innovative subscription-based model, Fattmerchant is helping bring the world of credit card payment processing into the modern era. The company makes payment... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 11/8/2018
NFCC’s Bruce McClary Discusses the Importance of Overcoming the Shame Cycle and Communicating About Credit Card Debt

NFCC on the Importance of Communicating About Debt Issues

In a Nutshell: With credit card utilization rates increasing, consumers are taking on larger amounts of debt than in years past. This can lead to financial pitfalls that may be hard to... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 11/7/2018
With Crypto-Backed Loans, Nexo Allows Consumers to Access the Value of Their Cryptocurrency While Maintaining Its Growth Potential

Nexo’s Loans Allow Users to Access the Value of Their Cryptocurrency

In a Nutshell: Powered by Credissimo, one of Europe’s leading FinTech companies, Nexo offers a new service in the world of cryptocurrencies: instant crypto-backed loans. With loans that are... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 11/6/2018
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