Affirm rides savings account momentum  

Point-of-sale lender Affirm is gaining traction with its newly launched savings product, Chief Capital Officer Geoff Kott told Bank Innovation.  “Americans are saving at a historic rate,” Kott said, adding the direct-to-consumer lender is tapping into the trend with “a natural extension of our [POS] product offering.”  Affirm Savings, which launched in early June, is...