Top Fintech News Stories for July 14, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Apple And Goldman Sachs To Launch Apple Pay Later, A Buy Now Pay Later Service – Forbes
  • Pay Over Time Service Provider Affirm Reveals when Consumers May Prefer to Use BNPL Options – CrowdFund Insider
  • PitchIt Podcast #12: Everett Cook of Rho – LendAcademy
  • Global workforce and payroll management provider Remote raises $150M Series B – finLedger
  • NEW DATA: Credit Unions’ Innovation Priorities Reflect FinTech Competitive Pressures – PYMNTS.com
  • Freelancing craze offers challenger banks an opportunity – American Banker
  • Marqeta eyes gig-economy growth with Payfare partnership – American Banker
  • Biden Attack on Bank Mergers Ignores Neobanks and Fintech Trends – The Financial Brand
  • PayPal’s Domination Of Mobile Payments Is Coming To An End – Forbes
  • Railsbank raises $70M to build out its fintech-as-a-service platform – TechCrunch

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