Best Prepaid Debit Cards 2019

What are prepaid debit cards? A prepaid debit card can serve as a budgeting tool or an all-out replacement for a bank account — and the best prepaid cards offer convenience while charging few fees. Prepaid cards are easy to get. There’s usually no credit check, and they’re often available even if you can’t get a bank account because of a bad banking history. Unlike with a credit card, you [...]

2019-07-08T16:54:50-08:00July 8th, 2019|Media Mentions|

What Are Credit Card Convenience Checks?

When your credit card statement shows up in your mailbox, there may be a little something extra included. Your credit card company may also send along convenience checks, which you can use the same way you would any other check. It seems like a perk, but convenience checks can be a real inconvenience if you use them without knowing how they work. [Read: Best 0% APR Credit Cards.] What Is a [...]

2019-06-11T17:29:43-08:00June 11th, 2019|Media Mentions|

Should you quit your super-stressful job?

If you’re tempted to quit — take a cue from these five entrepreneurs who made the jump from super-stressful gigs. Their insights just might surprise you. If you’re sitting in your cubicle right now, fantasizing about marching into your boss’s office, handing over your two-week notice and hopping on a one-way ticket to Costa Rica … you’re definitely not alone. As more and more professionals embrace the trendy gig economy [...]

2019-04-19T06:30:57-08:00April 19th, 2019|Media Mentions|

What Are The Top Benefits Of Blockchain In Banking?

6 Experts Share Their Insights There are trends in finance that won’t change. Markets will rise and fall. Money will change hands. Loans will be issued, and interest will be paid. But trends evolve. Transactions speed up. Payments become more secure. Banking becomes more convenient. The blockchain is a tool not to replace the fundamentals of banking, but to improve them. Think automation of the lender-borrower relationship. A blockchain system [...]

2019-04-16T06:01:02-08:00April 16th, 2019|Media Mentions|

‘Why Would Anyone Want To Become a Bank’

Will more challenger banks evolve as banking as a service providers? Starling Bank recently raised £75 million to fund a European expansion. As part of that announcement, the UK-based challenger said it had signed on three new clients to its banking as a service. According to Starling, it has 20 institutional clients on its BaaS platform, which it launched in August 2018. Payment volume through the service is doubling month [...]

2019-04-02T07:05:26-08:00April 2nd, 2019|Media Mentions|

School for Startups Radio Interview

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN NOW Sam Schapiro – Founder of Fundomate You have to look at your growth value when you are taking outside capital. Is this money going to give me more, does it bring me closer to my vision? Sam Schapiro is the founder and CEO of Fundomate. It is the first and only automated search engine specifically designed to provide fast and affordable business funding, instead of using loans. Where [...]

2019-04-18T12:37:20-08:00March 25th, 2019|Media Mentions|

Interview with Eric Solis of MovoCash, Inc. – Enabling Easy Bitcoin Spending

When the World Wide Web was first created, a payment protocol was built in, but never used. At the time, when connecting to the internet meant setting your 9600k modem to call an ISP, the idea of doing transactions there did not seem reasonable. That protocol died a quiet death. Ever since then, as the internet speeds and connectivity have exploded, the world of payments has been playing catchup. There [...]

2019-03-19T06:43:32-08:00March 19th, 2019|Media Mentions|

MU30’s 2019 Awards for the Best Financial Products on the Market

We want you to start the year off right by getting to know the best financial products available on the market today. Use them to achieve all your financial goals in 2019. There are so many products out there that aim to help you organize and bolster your financial life – but which ones are best? I scoured through the market and picked out the best financial products available today. As [...]

2019-03-08T07:40:07-08:00March 7th, 2019|Media Mentions|

The Startup Story Episode: Eric Solis

Hosted by James McKinney  | 1 hr 7 mins 39 secs   ABOUT THIS EPISODE As you may already know, The Startup Story is a new podcast. And if you are an avid podcast listener, then you know that the production quality of many new podcasts can be...well, less than stellar. But what you probably have noticed is that the production quality of this podcast is really good. And that’s [...]

2019-02-26T12:20:12-08:00February 26th, 2019|Media Mentions|
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