Own a fire safe she purchased off of Craigslist. It was super cheap because the seller didn’t have the combination.
Step 1) Get a safe that hasn’t been opened.
Step 2) Deploy robot army.
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British banking customers are so averse to the idea of communication they’d rather their bank didn’t speak to them at all.
Source: Quarter of Brits don’t want their bank to call them – even when their …
Interestingly, the 2017 PACE report revealed that not offering leading-edge products and digital solutions plays a key factor in SMB dissatisfaction with their banking providers. In fact, 48% of SMBS that reported that they are considering switched …
Source: Small businesses are getting fed up with big banks
After blazing a trail in online and digital banking , Sweden’s financial industry is now emerging as a pioneer in the use of artificial intelligence. Besides Aida at SEB, there’s Nova, which is a chatbot Nordea Bank is introducing at its life and …
Source: Your banker is always in: Sweden rolls out the robots
At the latest Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, June 17 2017, Apple confirmed…
Source: Is Apple about to take a bite out of the retail banking industry?
The riches rounded up. Following on from the brief report on 26 July , here’s our latest fintech funding round-up. Features Brolly, Callsign and Aquiline Capital Partners. Insurtech start-up Brolly has got itself some lolly – with the closing of a £1 million seed round.
Source: Fintech funding round-up: 28 July 2017
Find out what types of data breaches happen most frequently and the countries being affected by downloading this new infographic. We look at denial of service, web application attacks and payment card skimming, POS vulnerabilities and identity theft, among others.
Source: Criminals Targeting POS and Payments Data
What makes the Starbucks mobile wallet such a popular option when it comes to paying for that morning coffee? Mobile payment at the coffee company’s U.S. stores increased to 30% of all stores, according to the earnings Starbucks reported yesterday, meaning just under a third of customers are now paying via mobile.
Source: Nearly One-Third of Starbucks In-store Payments Are Mobile
SWIFT’s RMB Tracker provides new data and analysis into five key enablers of RMB internationalisation Latest data and insights from SWIFT highlight five prominent factors that support a positive outlook for the internationalisation of the renminbi (RMB), despite a decline in usage of…
Source: RMB internationalisation: Can the Belt and Road revitalise the RMB?
Several major payments companies have released Q2 earnings, including The Bancorp, Discover, Mastercard and PayPal. Overall, payments volume is on the rise and partnerships are proving particularly important for PayPal, which has been on tear with recent strategic announcements, writes Paybefore ( Banking Technology ‘s sister publication).
Source: Financial results: The Bancorp, Discover, Mastercard and PayPal