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Foxit & Panasonic’s Partnership Provides Finserv Companies with PDF Compression Tools that Compile Documents into a Simple Digital Archive

Finserv Companies Turn to Foxit to Digitally Compress Paper Docs

In a Nutshell: FDIC’s records retention laws and other federally issued mandates require financial service providers to retain thousands of everyday business documents each year. The... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 2/27/2018
Lendio: Helping Over 30,000 Business Owners Raise More Than $700M in Capital Since 2011

Lendio Connects Business Owners with Lenders to Raise Capital

In a Nutshell: Thousands of businesses each year are declined much-needed loans to purchase equipment, add a location, or promote growth. Approved applications are still subject to a long,... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 2/27/2018
Earn Interest, Build Credit, and Save for the Future with Self Lender Credit Builder Accounts

Earn Interest, Build Credit, and Save for the Future with Self Lender

In a Nutshell: Traditionally, consumers with bad or no credit histories were relegated to high-fee loans or credit cards that provided minimal help to their credit-building journey. Those... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 2/26/2018
Mississippi’s Keesler Federal Credit Union Rewards Its Members with Competitive Rates, Credit Card Offers, and Monthly Givebacks

How Mississippi’s Keesler CU Gives Back to Its Members

In a Nutshell: Keesler Federal Credit Union is Mississippi’s largest credit union, with more than 200,000 members and $2.5 billion in assets. The institution’s branches cover the state and... read more »
By: Adam West, 2/26/2018
BeyondTrust’s PowerBroker Solutions Stop Privilege Abuse to Prevent Data Breaches and Protect Finserv Clients

How BeyondTrust PowerBroker Solutions Protect Finserv Clients

In a Nutshell: 2017 marked an all-time high number of data breaches, with 1,579 total incidents exposing more than 200 million consumer records. Nearly all of these breaches were caused by... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 2/23/2018
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 a Nutshell: In 2012, soon-to-be Harvard graduate Eliot Buchanan was facing the rapid approach of life after college. He needed a business idea that was both useful to users and practical... read more »
By: 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 and store information on a credit, debit, or passport card in a matter of seconds aren’t yet as... read more »
By: 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

In a Nutshell: Several studies on the effects of gender diversity on boards of directors returned results that were too wide-ranging to be conclusive. But recent research by Ann Owen,... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 2/21/2018
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