Tag: Fin Tech

OpenNode is The Easiest Way to Accept Bitcoin

Bitcoin is steadily establishing itself as a legitimate form of currency in recent years so it makes sense that a chunk of the population now wants an easier to use it. While bitcoin has great value, it doesn’t mean anything if those who have it cannot spend it on real-world things. So to address this issue, technologies for its use have to become available. OpenNode is one of the platforms ...

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U-Nest Raises $2M Seed Round For Its Fintech College Saving App

North Hollywood based startup, U-Nest, the first-of-its-kind mobile app that makes it easier for families to save for college and other educational expenses, today announces that it has closed a $2 million seed round. Along with investors The Artemis Fund and Draper Dragon, participation included funding from Unlock Ventures, Vested Ventures, and additional Los Angeles-based venture funds, Band of Angels, and other individual angel investors. "Most families are struggling to meet the demands of the growing cost ...

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Sunbit Raised $26M in Funding to Help Consumers Handle Unexpected Expenses

LOS ANGELES – June 12, 2019 - Sunbit, a leading financial technology company that effectively transforms the process of financing in-store purchases for consumers across the credit spectrum, today announced a $26 million Series B round of equity funding, led by Zeev Ventures. Zeev Ventures Founding Partner, Oren Zeev, known for investments in Audible, Houzz, Chegg, TripActions, Tipalti, and others, led the round, with participation from prior investors Group 11 (formerly SGVC), Chicago Ventures and ...

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LA-based Fintech startup, Aspiration is ready to hire 23 more resources, 17 of which are in the Los Angeles area (Marina Del Rey). Aspiration is an online financial firm that offers retail banking and investing services built for everyone. The company donates a dime of every dollar it earns to help Americans that work to climb the ladder of opportunity while making it possible for its customers to choose to ...

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Get Your Money Back on Purchases After Prices Drop With Earny

Shopping nowadays can help you save money because you can search other selling platforms offering a particular product to see if it’s available at lower prices. But sometimes you fail to find those lower prices until it’s too late and you’ve already made the purchase. At best, you have to ask for a refund from your seller so that you can then buy the item from the other seller for ...

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