Category: Credit Score

Who has the very best cheap vehicle insurance in Texas?

Texas drivers pay an average of $1,008 per year for car insurance coverage, according to the Insurance Information Institute. The best cheap car insurance in Texas is generally found through USAA or State Farm for drivers with good or better credit, and drivers with poor credit can find the most affordable car insurance through GEICO, according…

Viral Tweets From Steve Wozniak and Ruby on Rails Creator Spur Investigation Into Apple Credit Card

Viral Tweets From Steve Wozniak and Ruby on Rails Creator Spur Investigation Into Apple Credit Card (bbc.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday November 10, 2019 @02:34PM from the algorithms-at-Apple dept. An anonymous reader quotes the BBC: A US financial regulator has opened an investigation into claims Apple’s credit card offered different credit limits for men…

Apple co-founder says Apple Card algorithm gave wife lower credit limit

(Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) co-founder Steve Wozniak joined in the online debate over accusations of gender discrimination by the algorithm behind the iPhone maker’s credit card, fueling scrutiny of the newly launched Apple Card. The criticism started on Thursday, after entrepreneur David Heinemeier Hansson railed against the Apple Card in a series of Twitter…

Election 2019, Your Questions Answered: Where should students vote?

Image copyright Getty Images Polling day is five weeks away, but you can only confront the big question – who do I vote for? – once you have navigated the basics, such as registering to vote. For students, there’s often an extra layer of complexity, as many divide their lives between home and university.Here, we…

Apple Card being investigated by regulators for gender bias

Goldman Sachs is being investigated by regulators over alleged gender discrimination involving the Apple Card. Image: afael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images By Matt Binder2019-11-10 15:19:50 UTC Apple’s tech-oriented credit card is at the heart of a new investigation into alleged gender discrimination. New York state regulators have announced an investigation into Goldman Sachs, the…

Japanese instant-credit provider Paidy raises $143 million from investors including PayPal Ventures

Paidy, a Japanese financial tech startup that provides instant credit to consumers in Japan, announced today that it has raised a total of $143 million in new financing. This includes an $83 million Series C extension from investors, including PayPal Ventures, and debt financing of $60 million. The funding will be used to advance Paidy’s…

Get a $100 Gift Card if You Pre-Order a Pixel 4 From Amazon

Image: GoogleIf you’ve got your eyes on a brand new Google Pixel 4, you might want to consider pre-ordering it through Amazon.Amazon is offering anyone who pre-orders the device from its site a $100 gift card that you can use to buy anything else on Amazon you’d like. The deal is good on both the…

Seeing Dakota Johnson in This Brandon Maxwell Look Made My Heart Stop

Dakota Johnson in Brandon Maxwell at the 2019 Governors Awards. Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesWhen the last look came down Brandon Maxwell’s Spring 2020 runway — a voluminous white ball gown skirt with a cummerbund waist and a matching halter top — I immediately began to fantasize about which daring Hollywood star would wear it to…

New Amex Deal With Nova Credit Will Help Immigrants Get U.S. Credit Cards

American Express and Nova Credit have announced a partnership to make credit access easier for … [+] immigrants in the U.S.Getty ImagesBeing an immigrant or expat in the United States means more than just coming to a new country to start a new life. It also means having to completely rebuild a credit history, which…

Fintech to boost competitiveness of PH, says GCash – Manila Bulletin

Published November 2, 2019, 10:00 PM By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat Developing the local financial technology (fintech) industry will help boost the competitiveness ranking of the Philippines in the coming years as it aids in the creation of an enabling environment that promotes improved human capital, according to a local fintech company. GCash President Anthony Thomas said…