The identity management startup Civic launched this summer to kill the social security number as a means of authentication — a worthy goal, but its ambitions are much grander. At Money20/20 in October, CEO Vinny Lingham revealed a bit more on how the company plans to solve the enormous andRead More
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When you’re in financial services, it sometimes seems like fintech startups are everywhere. They’re on Twitter, LinkedIn, they’re at conferences, they’re in your inbox, they may be waiting outside your office this very minute. But for each one you’ve heard of, there are ten you probably haven’t come across yet, andRead More
Have you used your social security number lately? Has anyone else used your social security number? How would you know? A company launching today called Civic wants to keep you informed on this. If a social security number becomes “compromised” — meaning known — its owner is at significantly elevated risk of havingRead More