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Goldman Sachs is quietly launching its retail bank Marcus in the UK

Goldman Sachs is launching its online retail bank Marcus to UK staff. A full roll-out will follow “in the coming weeks.” Goldman launched Marcus in the US in 2016 and it has since written over $US2 billion worth of loans. LONDON – Goldman Sachs on Thursday soft-launched its online retail […]
Goldman Sachs is quietly launching its retail bank Marcus in the UK
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Five Reasons To Consider Using An Online Bank

[credit provider=”Instagram/christine_a86″ url=”http://statigr.am/viewer.php#/detail/347926456097687549_27867672″] Since the Great Recession, banks and consumers have had an uneasy partnership. Tighter federal regulations have prompted many institutions to introduce new fees on checking accounts, and the Federal Reserve’s low-interest-rate policies have helped keep the typical savings account yield below the rate of inflation. These conditions […]
Five Reasons To Consider Using An Online Bank
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Here’s Why I Refuse To Give Up On My Big Bank

[credit provider=”Flickr / williamhartz” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/whartz/1255279932/in/photostream/”] Last year, we saw an incredible shift in personal finance.Individuals recognised they were being taken advantage of by large banking institutions in the form of poor service and rising bank fees, and rather than accepting it, a huge number of people did something about it […]
Here’s Why I Refuse To Give Up On My Big Bank
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This Siri-Like Smartphone Tool Will Change The Way You Do Banking Forever

[credit provider=”Personetics ” url=”http://personetics.com/video/watch/demo-W2B-1I41krXVfy4y7aZ4Uw__”] As banks ramp up their online services, we’re seeing a crop of new mobile tools that aim to make consumers’ lives easier. Take Personetics’ personal banking assistant, Digital Banker. In the same way Apple’s Siri helps users find restaurants and so forth, Digital Banker employs real-time analytics […]
This Siri-Like Smartphone Tool Will Change The Way You Do Banking Forever
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3 Ways That Siri Can Improve Online Banking

[credit provider=”Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/noblearc/6263215604/”] Siri and E-Trade’s updated iPhone app are just two examples of the way voice recognition technology is pioneering secure online banking, reports American Banker. Here are three ways this will benefit consumers:  
3 Ways That Siri Can Improve Online Banking
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Thinking Of Switching To An Online-Only Bank?

[credit provider=”otubo via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/otubo/3371293063/”] In 1995, grunge rock was still somewhat popular, and the Internet was mostly seen as a place for nerds to express their love of Star Trek.At that time, I had a friend who was working for Security First Network Bank in Atlanta – the first […]
Thinking Of Switching To An Online-Only Bank?