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Top 20 Apps: Credit Karma Claims No. 1 Spot in App Rankings

Top 20 Apps: Credit Karma Claims No. 1 Spot in App Rankings

by March 25, 2016 at 12:07 pm 1 comment

Credit Karma and Chase Mobile are old rivals for the top ranking in iOS and Android for finance apps. But after three weeks, Credit Karma unseated Chase Mobile this week on both the iOS and Android platforms. Packed below the new leader and the newly demoted Chase Mobile are BankRead More

back to reality.

Top 20 Apps: Post-Tax Blues Healed With Checking Financial Health

by March 14, 2016 at 10:35 am 0 comments

Whether you’ve finished your taxes, or are simply not speaking of such things in this late fiscal hour, a single glance at app downloads reveals that mobile users have by and large moved on. Perhasp this speaks to the responsibility of mobile banking users. Regardless, only Google Play users retain any traceRead More

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Alternative Logins on Mobile Still Lag User ID & Password

by March 10, 2016 at 1:31 pm 1 comment

The average internet user has 19 passwords, and one in three of them suck, according to security experts. But it’s not our fault — remembering passwords is hard! An upper-case letter, a number, a special character… and yet we have to enter them again and again, even on tiny mobile screens.Read More

Must Efficiency or Security Remain a Dilemma?

Digital Insight Announces Fingerprint ID for Android

by March 7, 2016 at 5:02 pm 1 comment

Digital Insight, acquired by NCR in 2013, announced today that Android Fingerprint ID would be incorporated into its mobile banking app in May. This feature allows mobile banking users to authenticate with fingerprints on Android devices. JPMorgan Chase, the nation’s largest bank, will likewise introduce fingerprint authentication for Android devices later this month.Read More

This looks intimidating.

Google Tests ‘Hands Free’ Mobile Payments

by March 3, 2016 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

Android may soon have a rival — within Google’s own suite of apps. Android Pay has garnered an average of 1.5 million new registrations each month in the US, with over 2 million locations presently accepting tap and pay. Google is still resolute in expanding its service base to moreRead More

here we go again.

Top 20 Finance Apps: Tax Season & Money Transfers

by March 3, 2016 at 11:11 am 3 comments

With tax season upon our furrowed brows, a cursory view of this list may lead one to think everyone is doing taxes on his phone. The Internal Revenue Service’s own IRS2Go and Intuit, Inc.’s TurboTax apps both joined the ranks of the Top Ten for iOS users, pushing out GEICO Mobile andRead More

Navy Federal Ups the Ante with Ambitious App Update

Navy Federal Ups the Ante with Ambitious App Update

by December 1, 2015 at 12:26 pm 0 comments

Navy Federal Credit Union recently released an updated mobile app that does, well, pretty much everything. Call it the “kitchen sink” update. Released Nov. 18, the updated 5.0 version of the app puts the country’s largest credit union on par — if not slightly ahead of — the largest banks in termsRead More

Top 20 Finance Apps: Google’s Confusing Wallets

Top 20 Finance Apps: Google’s Confusing Wallets

by September 14, 2015 at 12:23 pm 0 comments

Google is making things confusing with its proliferating wallets. Google, now part of an umbrella company called Alphabet, recently repositioned Google Wallet as a pure person-to-person payment app, reserving in-store payments for its yet-to-be-released Android Pay app. The old Google Wallet app will be renamed “Android Pay,” while the P2P optionRead More

Top 20 Finance Apps: Chase Captures No. 1 Spot

Top 20 Finance Apps: Chase Captures No. 1 Spot

by July 9, 2015 at 11:06 am 0 comments

Chase’s mobile app has captured the No. 1 spot on Google Play. This week’s top 20 finance apps included even more overlap then last week. Chase Mobile captured the top spot on both the iOS and Google Play stores. The app has not been updated since May 30. Wells FargoRead More

20 Hottest Apps in Finance

20 Hottest Apps in Finance

by June 10, 2015 at 10:40 am 2 comments

Mobile banking is red hot, but it can still be difficult to determine which financial services apps are winning the most users. It just so happens that both Apple and Google rank the most popular apps in the iOS App Store and Google Play, respectively. The list of the Top 20 most-downloadedRead More

Google, Samsung Drive Mobile Payments Momentum

by February 26, 2015 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Coming on the heels of the Samsung / LoopPay transaction last week, Google announced on Feb. 23rd  that it had ‘acquired’ SoftCard and reached a ‘deal’ with AT&T, T-Mobile and…

Phablets to Become Dominant Mobile Banking Device by 2020, C&G Says

Phablets to Become Dominant Mobile Banking Device by 2020, C&G Says

by January 27, 2015 at 10:01 am 2 comments

Phablets could dominate mobile banking within five years. Tablet use, on the other hand, will decline. That’s according to research released today from the financial consultancy Carlisle & Gallagher. C&G says that Americans are increasingly performing digital banking transactions interchangeably across laptops, tablets, and smartphones, including the growing category ofRead More