Mobile technology

Western Union alum starts digital bank for low-income Americans

01/27/20

Rellevate, founded by Stewart Stockdale, will offer pay advances, fast bill pay payment and international remittances for consumers who live paycheck to paycheck.

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The reason Even waited on rolling out automated savings

01/23/20

The financial wellness fintech focused initially on building an app that helped people understand their financial picture, CEO Jon Schlossberg says.

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Digit will help people pay their cellphone bills

01/22/20

Users of the challenger bank's app can automatically save money over the course of a month to cover their mobile charges.

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Citigroup CEO says many branch jobs are still safe from machines

01/21/20

Modernizing the bank’s app and digital-banking experience won’t necessarily result in Citigroup needing fewer people in its retail bank, CEO Michael Corbat said.

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The backstory of Goldman Sachs' Marcus app, three years in the making

01/19/20

Adam Dell, founder of Clarity Money and now head of product at Marcus by Goldman Sachs, the design theory behind the new app.

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In rebuke of CFPB, states look to get tough on debt collectors

01/15/20

In another sign of state officials trying to outdo the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, governors in California and New York want greater authority to license and oversee the debt collection industry.

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Wells Fargo loses another patent lawsuit to USAA

01/15/20

Wells was ordered to pay USAA $102.8 million for infringing on its mobile deposit patents. It follows a separate lawsuit loss in November also related to patents.

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'Everything is breakable': Why BBVA wants to ditch passwords

01/14/20

The bank is investing in a new authentication platform because password-based security systems have too many weaknesses, says Juan Francisco Losa, BBVA’s global head of security architecture.

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Quicken launches Simplifi money management app for millennials, Gen Z

01/14/20

Thirty-seven years after the release of Quicken desktop software, the company is launching a streamlined app to reach a new demographic.

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Expensify launches corporate card that donates to homeless charity

01/13/20

The new Karma Points card donates 10% of revenue to charitable funds established by the company that help people living on the street.

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