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Millennials Help Turn Venmo’s Social-Network Influenced, Shared Payment System From an Idea to a Verb

Venmo’s Payment System Has Become a Verb with Millennials

In a Nutshell: By combining social media and payments, Venmo has become a popular form of splitting bills among friends in recent years. This is particularly the case among millennials, who... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 9/18/2017
How Canada’s BlueShore Financial Spas® Aid in the Ongoing Disruption of the Traditional Banking Experience

How BlueShore Financial Spas® Aid in the Ongoing Disruption of Banking

In a Nutshell: Canada’s BlueShore Financial is not your typical financial institution. For the last 14 years, the British Columbia-based credit union has differentiated itself through a... read more »
By: Adam West, 9/13/2017
Alliant Credit Union’s Cashback Visa® Signature Credit Card Earns Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for 2017’s Best Credit Union Cash Back Card

Alliant Cashback Visa® Signature Card: 3% Back for New Cardholders

In a Nutshell: Tailored to serve members who charge more than $50,000 each year to credit, the Alliant Credit Union Cashback Visa® Signature credit card stands out in its class for providing... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 9/7/2017
Redwood Credit Union Takes a Practical Approach to Educating More Than 290,000 Members in California

Redwood Credit Union: A Practical Approach to Member Education

In a Nutshell: Bay Area-based Redwood Credit Union serves nearly 300,000 members and has strong roots in one of the nation’s most competitive banking communities. While Redwood has all... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 9/7/2017
BrightScope — How Two Brothers Leveraged Open Government Data to Add Transparency to Researching 401(k) Plans and Financial Advisors

BrightScope Brings Transparency to 401(k) Plan and Advisor Research

In a Nutshell: Designed to bring a massive database of public information to light, BrightScope ranks and rates 401(k) plans and financial advisors to help guide employer and consumer... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 9/6/2017
LSS Financial Counseling: Expert Guidance Helps You Pay Off Credit Card Debt Through Individualized, Cost-Efficient Repayment Plans

LSS Financial Counseling: Expert Guidance Helps You Pay Off Debt

In a Nutshell: Credit card debt is, unfortunately, about as American as apple pie, and in August of 2017, the Federal Reserve reported the highest collective debt in history. People often... read more »
By: Kristine Crane, 9/5/2017
Vacations are in the Cards — MileCards.com Adds Transparency to the Process of Choosing Travel Rewards Cards for Your Next Trip

MileCards.com Adds Transparency to Choosing Travel Rewards Cards

In a Nutshell: Today’s credit card rewards programs are almost as numerous as the cards themselves. From introductory offers and annual fees to rewards based on categories, each card has its... read more »
By: Aaron Lay, 9/5/2017
Next-Generation Eikon™ Financial Analysis Platform Earns Thomson Reuters Our Editor’s Choice™ Award

Thomson Reuters Eikon™ Earns "Top Professional Market Data Software"

In a Nutshell: Thomson Reuters, a global media and information distribution company, is known as a trusted source of real-time financial information to business leaders and market makers... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 9/1/2017
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