During the week I share the latest marketplace lending and fintech news on Twitter as it happens. Then every Saturday I take the most interesting news items and blog posts from the past week and share them here.
Everyday is Betterment’s new banking offering from Tearsheet – We keep seeing more and better savings account offerings. Betterment has launched Everyday Savings that will pay 2.69% with no minimums and FDIC insurance up to $1 million.
The Employer’s View Of Early Wage Access from PYMNTS.com – The new generation of workers are demanding flexibility in how and when they are paid. Early wage access is moving mainstream and many fintech companies are at the forefront here.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.