Post Tagged with: "Mobile banking"

Bank of the West Gets Serious About Digital Engagement

Bank of the West Gets Serious About Digital Engagement

by September 16, 2016 at 12:30 pm 1 comment

It’s become a truism that digital banking customers are your best customers, but Bank of the West and Fiserv have the data to back up that assumption — and to do something about it. Digital banking features cost money — your vendor may charge a per-user fee to institute the latestRead More

Venmo Beats the Banks To Win Top Spot Among iOS Finance Apps

Venmo Beats the Banks To Win Top Spot Among iOS Finance Apps

by September 1, 2016 at 11:11 am 2 comments

No matter what time of year or how the economy is, mobile app users are concerned with their credit. How else to explain the continuing reign of Credit Karma atop the finance mobile app heap? But the real surprise may be that PayPal’s P2P app Venmo is top dog amongRead More

Hot Hashtag: Why Are We So Excited About #BigData?

Hot Hashtag: Why Are We So Excited About #BigData?

by August 30, 2016 at 11:25 am 1 comment

#BigData is not a phenomenon unique to fintech: basically every consumer-focused service with the money to do so has been utilizing it since the term was first coined in the late 90s; or even before that point, really, as using data to make decisions is the literal definition of deductiveRead More

Bank of America Wants You to Love Its App [VIDEO]

by August 19, 2016 at 9:15 am 1 comment

A series of videos from Bank of America, released this week, features a talking llama that wants you to “llove” your BofA app. The videos feature a deadpan llama describing his mobile app in various absurd situations, such as an alien visitation. Aliens cavort in the background while llama priases the BofARead More

Top 20 Finance Apps: Stash Invest Claims Top Spot on iOS

Top 20 Finance Apps: Stash Invest Claims Top Spot on iOS

by August 18, 2016 at 10:47 am 1 comment

The favorites mostly remain in the top slots for App Annie’s top finance apps this week. Credit Karma edged out Chase Mobile and Bank of America, which claimed second and third, for the top slot on Google Play. The gold medal (sorry, couldn’t resist) on iOS went to micro-investing app Stash Invest,Read More

BankMobile Seeks College Ambassadors to Spread Education and Awareness

BankMobile Seeks College Ambassadors to Spread Education and Awareness

by August 16, 2016 at 4:14 pm 2 comments

“Start ‘em young” is a motto that can be applied to a lot of things in life, but isn’t often used in tandem with providing financial knowledge. Changing this is the goal behind BankMobile’s second annual BankMobilist College Program, for which applications for the 2016-2017 school year are now open. TheRead More

U.K.-based Mobile Bank Mondo To Announce New Name Next Week

U.K.-based Mobile Bank Mondo To Announce New Name Next Week

by August 16, 2016 at 4:13 pm 1 comment

Mondo — what a great name, right? Well, kiss it goodbye. The U.K.-based mobile bank, which was granted a limited banking license this week, will announce a new name next week, CEO Tom Blomfield told Bank Innovation. Mondo has made a name for itself (even if it’s going to change) byRead More

Capital One Joins Effort to Educate Seniors About Online Banking

Capital One Joins Effort to Educate Seniors About Online Banking

by August 5, 2016 at 10:47 am 2 comments

Banks only care about millennials, right? Not really, though marketing about digital efforts may make it appear that way. Yesterday Capital One, a leader in digital banking, joined OATS (Older Adults Technology Services) in launching‘“Ready, Set, Bank: Online Banking Made Easy,’” an educational tool designed to increase online banking usage among older adults, enabling themRead More

3 Fintech Startups to Watch: BillGO, Barzahlen, & Pleo

3 Fintech Startups to Watch: BillGO, Barzahlen, & Pleo

by August 3, 2016 at 12:37 pm 2 comments

It seems like new fintech startups show up daily, all vying for the top slot in the type of financial service they offer: want to find a P2P lending service? There’s dozens of startups for that. Need help with stock options or expenses? Well, there’s a few dozen startups forRead More

New Bank of America Video Shows Mobile Mortgage Process

New Bank of America Video Shows Mobile Mortgage Process

by August 2, 2016 at 12:23 pm 0 comments

A new video from Bank of America shows a tool called Home Loan Navigator that allows borrowers to manage the mortgage process via mobile — sort of. It shows a happy couple watching the stages of their loan process on a tablet (spoiler: it’s approved). One part of the videoRead More