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How to Take the First Step Into FinTech

Last week I was eating lunch at Noodles when I went to pay using my phone. As I tapped the retail payment terminal lightly with my Samsung Note 5, the guy behind the register grinned. “You seem like a tech savvy guy. Do you want to join our rewards program?” He proceeded to hand me a cardboard card with instructions on how to download their app, which of course would reward me for buying their …

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Cryptos Are Reaching a Crisis of Confidence

The crypto ICO craze is on. While I applaud the exciting innovation that is occurring in financial technology, bad actors are moving into the space and their action have the potential to set back the FinTech movement in dramatic fashion. The application of this technology is supposed to build confidence. Ethical practices are at the heart of establishing a “bridge of trust” strong enough to bear the load of a global financial monetary eco system. …