Online banking

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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What will bank jobs look like in the future? OceanFirst has an idea

12/16/19

Chris Maher, CEO of OceanFirst Financial, shares how employees’ roles have already changed and his bank’s efforts to help them navigate AI.

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Gatsby launches free options trading for millennials, Gen Z

12/16/19

The startup with a namesake app is already attracting young investors and has been in talks with banks about partnerships.

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Consumer credit will remain strong in 2020: TransUnion

12/12/19

Casting aside recession fears, the credit bureau predicts credit cards, mortgages, auto loans and unsecured personal loans should all perform well — including those extended by online lenders.

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How one storage unit became one big mess for BB&T, Hitachi

12/04/19

A 15-hour shutdown of online banking, mobile banking, ATMs and wire transfers was caused by a single data storage unit. BB&T's lawsuit blames the vendor, but the bank may have left itself too exposed to equipment failure.

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There's a better way to regulate small-dollar lending

12/04/19

Instead of imposing interest rate caps, policymakers should require online lenders to provide clear disclosures and promote partnerships with banks.

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Fintechs tell small businesses they’ll ‘make the headache go away’

12/02/19

In marketing themselves to small companies, challenger banks are offering cool gadgets and a sympathetic ear about the hassles of being bank customers.

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How Square turns unconventional credit data into loans for tiny businesses

11/22/19

The payments company has loaned $5.5 billion to 275,000 small businesses, thanks to a data-driven process free from human interaction.

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A familiar IT tool gets a new role in digital banking

11/19/19

Axos Bank favors remote access over chatbots, as it connects bankers with online customers in real time.

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Challenger banks bet public trusts them more than Google

11/17/19

Consumer trust issues have long been a stumbling block for challenger banks, but many say Google will face bigger obstacles.

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