Crafty ways to pay less for your summer vacation

Crafty ways to pay less for your summer vacation

Planning a getaway? If you’re not, you better get on it – because summer won’t last forever. With everything you worry about on a daily basis, there’s no doubt you need a vacation – though, you may be wondering if you can afford one. Well, we crunched the numbers and we can cautiously say: Heck yeah, you can.

Sure, sure, we don’t know exactly what’s on your plate at the moment, or if you’re battling to cover some debt or overdraft. Assuming things are more-or-less under control, though, and you’re just about cutting it in terms of taking a vacation, we […]

Taking Home the Trophy: Change Wins BBVA Fintech Startup Competition

Taking Home the Trophy: Change Wins BBVA Fintech Startup Competition

We’ve got some exciting news to share, folks: We recently participated in the 9th annual BBVA Open Talent Competition for FinTech startups, one of the most prestigious FinTech competitions in the world. But that’s not the exciting part – the exciting part is that we won!

So, what does it take to win?

Each year since it was first launched in 2009, over 500 startups apply to the competition in the hopes of earning a coveted spot among the 10 finalists chosen to present their ideas. The judges are composed of the banking group’s executive team, along with a team of […]

Happy 4th: 4 Financial Freedoms You Don’t Take Advantage of, but Should

Happy 4th: 4 Financial Freedoms You Don’t Take Advantage of, but Should

In a gutsy move two hundred and forty one years ago, the thirteen American colonies that formed the United States declared their independence from Great Britain. We’ve been sovereign and loving every second of it since then, and every year on the 4th of July, we celebrate that spirit of freedom, which has become America’s symbol. Whether you’re chillin’, grillin’, drinkin’, or all of the above, we hope you’re out there making the most of your Independence Day. But are you exercising your financial freedom to the fullest?

Probably not. No, we don’t mean what you’re doing in order to […]