Top Fintech News Stories for October 6, 2021

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

  • Pitch story idea – LendIt Fintech News
  • Build lasting customer relationships from the start. – Zendesk
  • PitchIt Podcast #22: Kurtis Lin of Pinwheel – LendIt Fintech News
  • Big New Entrants Turn Buy Now, Pay Later Wave Into a Tsunami – Financial Brand
  • US Postal Service not equipped to handle banking, industry trade groups say – Banking Dive
  • California Passes Public Banking Act, May Create Zero Fee Bank Accounts, Debit Services – CrowdFund Insider
  • The data for the digital shift in community banking is in – finLedger
  • The “Sailing Ship Effect” In Financial Services – Forbes
  • House Republican to SEC chair: Leave crypto rules to Congress – American Banker
  • Green Dot’s deal for tax-refund business unravels under Fed scrutiny – American Banker

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