Fintechist Cash Industry Digital Payments

The Cash Industry Takes the Fight to Digital Payment Advocates

by JP Buntinxon November 12, 2017
There are many different opinions regarding the use of cash for payments. Some entities claim it needs to be abolished completely. Others think there will always be a need for this form of payment. With digital payments becoming the new normal, there is an uphill battle to be fought. Surprisingly, the cash industry is looking […]
Fintechist P2P Lending Predatory Loans

Cleveland Fed Labels P2P Lending as “Predatory Loans”

by JP Buntinxon November 11, 2017
There are many different aspects of finance, which are ripe for innovation. Peer-to-peer lending is one of those aspects which can make a big impact all over the world. According to the Cleveland Federal Reserve, this industry on par with the subprime mortgage market. An interesting correlation, that is a lot more positive than it […]

Fintechist PayPal Money Pools

PayPal Introduces a new Social Feature called “Money Pools”

by JP Buntinxon November 11, 2017
Crowdfunding has been one of the more innovative industries over the past few years. Multiple platforms and service providers focus on this business model as we speak. The whole concept of crowdfunding has received a lot of positive and negative attention alike. PayPal things there is a bright future ahead for this business model, though. […]
Fintechist Bury FC Cashless

UK Football Club Bury FC Goes Cashless in Their Home Stadium

by JP Buntinxon November 10, 2017
Multiple efforts all over the world focus on going cashless. It makes sense to a lot of governments, but not necessarily to consumers. Bury FC, one of the many football teams in the United Kingdom, is making a bold change. Thanks to their new prepaid card system, there is no more use for cash right […]

Here’s A Look At The Bitcoin Price From A Bias Theory Angle

by Samuel Raeon November 10, 2017
The bitcoin price has spent the last few months rocketing to current levels and this has brought with it a host of different layers of expectation. Some believe price will continue to rise. Some believe that the current run is nothing but an asset bubble and that- inevitably, as bubbles do – we’re going to […]
Fintechist PayPal India Expansion

PayPal Embarks on a Mission to Make an Impact in India

by JP Buntinxon November 9, 2017
PayPal is a global payment processing company. Everyone who has ever bought or sold something online will be familiar with the company name.. Surprisingly, it has been difficult for this entity to make a big impact in India. Digital payments are thriving in this part of the world and competition is heating up. Thanks to […]