FinServ Frustration Pushing Entrepreneurs To Try Something New

https://www.pymnts.com/news/b2b-payments/2017/seed-ceo-brian-merritt-on-smb-banking/ By now, there’s no denying it: Small businesses (SMBs) aren’t happy with the service they’re getting from large financial institutions (FIs). Only a few months ago, researchers at FIS found that SMBs lament the lack of options for high-tech products and services offered by their banks, with 14 percent of small businesses surveyed having […]

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Use These 4 Tips to Expand Your Personal Brand on Instagram

Use These 4 Tips to Expand Your Personal Brand on Instagram http://www.business2community.com/instagram/use-4-tips-expand-personal-brand-instagram-01940512   Having a smart mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging your social networks to their fullest potential is also important for visibility. Instagram is one of the most widely used networks today that can help […]

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Report Highlights Tech Opportunities for Credit Unions

http://salesfuel.com/report-highlights-tech-opportunities-credit-unions/   The explosion of the Internet of Things represents a massive opportunity for credit unions, according to a new report by Javelin Strategy & Research. The white paper discusses how the IoT; connected payments from IoT devices; and new banking technologies, such as biometrics, are impacting the financial services industry. It also provides a […]

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INDYTECH WHATSAPP: NEW VERSION OF APP WILL WORK FOR LANDLINE NUMBERS

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/whatsapp-business-app-beta-account-landline-number-profile-statistics-features-a7990341.html   WhatsApp is building a brand new service that will completely separate to the regular version of the app. A dramatically different version of WhatsApp developed specifically for businesses is currently in the works, and a number of its key featureshave just leaked. One of the most interesting and useful of these concerns landline […]

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Square Is Becoming a Bank

http://www.investopedia.com/news/square-becoming-bank/   Payments processing solution company Square, Inc. (SQ) is becoming a bank. The San Francisco-based company, which already lends money to small businesses through its Square Capital unit, has submitted an application to form a wholly owned industrial loan company in Utah. According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, the new unit […]

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This Grandma Found the Secret to Staying Close to Her Grandkids—Who Live 800 Miles Away

https://www.rd.com/true-stories/inspiring/long-distance-grandma/ When it comes to gadgets and gizmos, this grandma is giving every iPhone-toting millennial a run for their money. Lisa Carpenter felt both overjoyed and heartbroken when one of her daughters announced she was pregnant—but not for the reason you might think. Although she was excited to become a grandmother, her daughter’s family lived more than 800 miles away. […]

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Apple Pay picks up 13 more US banks & credit unions

http://appleinsider.com/articles/17/09/05/apple-pay-picks-up-13-more-us-banks-credit-unions Apple on Tuesday updated its U.S. Apple Pay roster with 13 more supporting card issuers, filling in an increasingly tiny number of regional gaps. The additions join a list of hundreds of participating banks and credit unions, most of them based in small sections of the country, a single state, or even just a […]

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Why Community Banks Can’t Afford To ‘Wait and See’ About Faster Payment Innovations

http://www.pymnts.com/news/faster-payments/2017/community-banks-faster-payment-millennials/ Are community banks missing the chance to climb aboard the faster payments train? In late July, the Federal Reserve Faster Payments Task Force released its much-anticipated reporton how to strengthen and operate the U.S. faster payments system. The report included several recommendations for banks, FinTechs and other financial services players — guidelines to establish […]

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ForeSee Introduces New Retail Banking Solution

http://www.stl.news/foresee-introduces-retail-banking-solution/27546/ By STL.News – 13/06/2017 ForeSee Introduces New Retail Banking Solution – STL News (Picture is stock picture licensed to St. Louis Media, LLC d.b.a. ANN ARBOR, MI/June 13, 2017 (STL.News) – ForeSee (FS), the leader in Voice of Customer solutions, today announced a new solution to help retail banks prioritize investments across the customer […]

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Yuggler App: Catch a Glimpse of a Whale on a Family Boating Tour

  https://yuggler.com/catch-a-glimpse-of-a-whale-on-a-family-boating-tour/ Stay up to date on fresh, inspiring and trending ideas for kids activities with our digital fun calendar.  Simply download Yuggler from the App Store for free, register, and discover the most trending and relevant kids activities near you in seconds. Do your kids love animals, but you want to do something different than a zoo or aquarium? […]

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