Tag : Personal Finance

TransUnion Announces Investment in Bud to Drive Innovation and Growth in Open Banking
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TransUnion Announces Investment in Bud to Drive Innovation and Growth in Open Banking

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TransUnion has announced a strategic investment in Bud Financial Limited (Bud), a leader in Open Banking and data intelligence. This dynamic partnership will help drive innovation and growth in the personal finance market and support better outcomes for consumers, with greater financial inclusion. Open Banking plays an increasingly key role......
Elements Receives $5 Million in Funding from Flyover Capital
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Elements Receives $5 Million in Funding from Flyover Capital

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Seed round extension will further Elements’ efforts to grow its client base and provide more innovative services Elements, a mobile-first, client-centric financial monitoring platform, announced it has secured a $5 million seed extension round to support its continued growth trajectory. The round was led by Flyover Capital, a Kansas-based firm......
Newest Personal Finance Data Study Looks at How Much Americans Have Spent and Saved Last Year, Despite Lingering Debt
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Newest Personal Finance Data Study Looks at How Much Americans Have Spent and Saved Last Year, Despite Lingering Debt

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Upgraded Points shared the results of a recent survey that delves into the spending habits of average Americans, from credit card expenditures to how much people have managed to save over the last year despite rising inflation. The study looked at credit card purchases, frequency of use, age/gender of cardholders, card......
JG Wentworth Acquires Fintech Lending Platform from Stilt
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JG Wentworth Acquires Fintech Lending Platform from Stilt

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JG Wentworth acquires a Silicon Valley Fintech digital consumer lending platform accelerating entry into consumer lending JG Wentworth is pleased to announce that it has acquired the digital lending platform from Stilt Inc., a San Francisco-based fintech and personal loan lender. Stilt was backed by leading venture capital firms, raised $322 Million in......
Achieve Announces Close of Innovative, $175 Million HELOC Securitization
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Achieve Announces Close of Innovative, $175 Million HELOC Securitization

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Inaugural deal receives AAA rating and is backed by home equity lines of credit originated by Achieve Loans Achieve, the leader in digital personal finance, announces the closing of a first-of-its-kind, AAA-rated securitization backed by $175 million in newly-originated home equity lines of credit (HELOCs). The securitization, FREED Mortgage Trust 2022-HE1, consists......
Intuit and Suh Family Foundation Launch National Financial Literacy Program for High School Students
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Intuit and Suh Family Foundation Launch National Financial Literacy Program for High School Students

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Intuit, the global financial technology platform that makes TurboTax, Credit Karma, QuickBooks, and Mailchimp, together with the Suh Family Foundation, co-founded by Ndamukong and Katya Suh,  announced a partnership to bring financial literacy education to high school students in some of the nation’s largest school districts in Dallas, Los Angeles, and Oakland. “We are......
Survey: Canadians Are Turning to Credit Cards for Financial Relief This Holiday Season
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Survey: Canadians Are Turning to Credit Cards for Financial Relief This Holiday Season

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Over 50% of Canadians responded that inflation will make them spend less this holiday season; many will turn to credit cards and BNPL loans to cope with the limitations of cash Hardbacon, a personal finance application used by more than 40,000 Canadians, released a new survey revealing that over 50%......
Achieve Fuels Digital Personal Finance Transformation with New Fully Committed $225 Million Debt Capital
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Achieve Fuels Digital Personal Finance Transformation with New Fully Committed $225 Million Debt Capital

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Achieve, the leader in digital personal finance, announced that it has raised a new debt facility totaling $225 million with participation from O’Connor Capital Solutions, the private credit unit of UBS O’Connor LLC, and others, including a multi-trillion dollar asset manager. The debt facility is fully committed. Achieve recently announced a......
Kora, the Personal Finance App Just for College Students, Reaches 100,000 Active Users on Budgeting Tool
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Kora, the Personal Finance App Just for College Students, Reaches 100,000 Active Users on Budgeting Tool

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Kora Insights, their premier budgeting tool, is achieving record usage amidst rising tuition and nationwide inflation Kora, a financial technology company exclusively serving college students, announced they’ve reached 100,000 active users on their Kora Insights budgeting tool. This milestone arrives as students throughout the U.S. grapple with the rising costs of......
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