Author Archives: Don Gayhardt

These Are the Fintech Trends You Need to Watch For in 2019

These Are the Fintech Trends You Need to Watch For in 2019

The fintech revolution certainly didn’t slow down in 2018. As innovators continue to develop more convenient alternatives to traditional financial services,consumers also continue to embrace them. There’s no reason to believe 2019 will be any different. That’s why it’s an appropriate time to consider what the coming year might mean for the industry. As always,… Continue Reading

How Financial Institutions Will Benefit from Fintech: What You Need to Know

How Financial Institutions Will Benefit from Fintech: What You Need to Know

When discussing fintech, it’s common for experts to focus on how this technological revolution will impact the overall relevance of banks and other traditional financial institutions. Some argue that banks will no longer be relevant in a short time. Others suggest that banks can partner with fintech firms in order to survive shifts in the… Continue Reading

How Fintech Is Changing Real Estate: What You Need to Know

How Fintech Is Changing Real Estate: What You Need to Know

Fintech is a very broad term. It applies to technologies that change the way we spend money, save money, invest funds, and buy insurance. Investing in (and developing) real estate is yet another process undergoing major shifts thanks to fintech. Anyone interested in real estate investment should pay attention to these changes now. By understanding… Continue Reading

How Banks Can Collaborate with Fintech Companies: What You Need to Know

How Banks Can Collaborate with Fintech Companies: What You Need to Know

Anyone with an interest in the fintech revolution knows emerging companies and innovations have put traditional financial institutions at risk. As startups continue to offer users convenient alternatives to numerous financial services, banks and other established institutions will have to adapt to stay relevant. Collaborating with fintech companies is likely the most effective way to… Continue Reading

Universities Embracing Fintech: What You Need to Know

Universities Embracing Fintech: What You Need to Know

Anyone who is familiar with fintech would likely agree that the industry has grown at a fairly rapid pace. That said, there are some factors that can limit the progress of any technological revolution. As this blog has pointed out before, one of those key factors is regulations. Because governmental regulations naturally apply to fintech… Continue Reading

Why Millennials Love Fintech: What You Need to Know

Why Millennials Love Fintech: What You Need to Know

Lately, fintech products have been exploding in popularity. They offer convenient alternatives to existing financial services, so it makes sense that customers would embrace them. Millennials and other younger customers, in particular, may be the key contributors to the acceptance of fintech products. They’ve grown up in a world where digital technology has rapidly simplified… Continue Reading

This Is Why Tech Giants and Banks Should Collaborate

This Is Why Tech Giants and Banks Should Collaborate

It’s no secret that fintech startups have disrupted the financial services industry. As this blog has pointed out before, the convenience and efficiency these businesses offer their customers may threaten the continued relevance of traditional financial institutions. Banks will have to collaborate with fintech startups in order to adapt to the changing landscape of the… Continue Reading