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Neobanks Should Take on Incumbents, Not Each Other

Neobanks Should Take on Incumbents, Not Each Other

by October 17, 2016 at 1:21 pm 2 comments

If you’re in charge of a mobile bank, you’d think your top competition would be — well, other mobile banks, but evidently that isn’t the case, at last for one neobank. “Our competitors are the incumbents, the Bank of Americas and Chases of the world, which have banking products thatRead More

Startup Hip Money Launches Kickstarter to Raise (Social) Capital

Startup Hip Money Launches Kickstarter to Raise (Social) Capital

by May 18, 2016 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

Crowdfunding is itself a fintech innovation, yet few fintech startups have tapped it for funding. (Unless you count 195 takes on the “slim wallet” to be fintech — sheesh!) Savings startup Hip Money, an offshoot of Lincoln, Neb.-based Hip Pocket, is taking to Kickstarter not just to raise money, but toRead More

Hip Pocket Launches Hip Money, a PFM Savings Tool

Hip Pocket Launches Hip Money, a PFM Savings Tool

by October 12, 2015 at 12:44 pm 1 comment

It’s no secret Americans aren’t great at saving, and the financial services community — belatedly — is rolling out new solutions to help. There are startups like Dyme and Digit that help simplify the savings process; neobanks like Simple and Moven that provide sophisticated budgeting tools to help plan for purchasesRead More