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The true value of pocket money

The true value of pocket money | Financial | Scoop.it
Digitisation has exposed kids to far more purchase opportunities and products. Online family wallet Virtual Piggy places money responsibility in kids' hands, while parents maintain control.
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Virtual Wallet: Meet Student Loan

Whether he's new or has been around for a while, he's the payment that never seems to go away. Your expenses can have a life of their own. Learn to be the bo...
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Japanese Personal Finance App Moneytree Raises $1.6M To Expand Into The U.S. | TechCrunch

Japanese Personal Finance App Moneytree Raises $1.6M To Expand Into The U.S. | TechCrunch | Financial | Scoop.it
Moneytree, a personal finance iOS app, has received $1.6 million in seed funding led by DG Incubation (Digital Garage's investment branch), with participation..
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Finextra: Standard Chartered Hong Kong opens digital branch

Finextra: Standard Chartered Hong Kong opens digital branch | Financial | Scoop.it
Bridging the online and offline worlds, Standard Chartered has opened what it calls its first 'digital branch' in Hong Kong.
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First Look: Can An App Motivate Consumers to Change Their Financial Habits?

First Look: Can An App Motivate Consumers to Change Their Financial Habits? | Financial | Scoop.it
Post recession, companies are designing software meant to rejuvenate saving account activities.
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Finextra: Mashreq opens 'smart banking' branch in Dubai mall

Finextra: Mashreq opens 'smart banking' branch in Dubai mall | Financial | Scoop.it
With the unveiling of the E Cubed branch in the Dubai Mall, Mashreq today once again demonstrated its commitment to lead the way retail banking innovation.
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Finextra: EE brings 'Cash on Tap' to more handsets

Finextra: EE brings 'Cash on Tap' to more handsets | Financial | Scoop.it
EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, today announced its Cash on Tap service, launched in partnership with Mastercard, is now available to even more 4GEE customers, with the addition of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, Galaxy Note...
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ANZ Bank Invests $1.5B in Digital: Mobile Banking, NFC Payments, Video Conferencing

ANZ Bank Invests $1.5B in Digital: Mobile Banking, NFC Payments, Video Conferencing | Financial | Scoop.it
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7 Ways Banks Are Using Gaming Apps to Spark Engagement

7 Ways Banks Are Using Gaming Apps to Spark Engagement | Financial | Scoop.it
Medieval heroes and oinking pigs are by no means typical features of banking apps. But financial institutions are beginning to add these and other characters as as gamification techniques take hold in the industry.
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Are loyalty cards really worth it?

Are loyalty cards really worth it? | Financial | Scoop.it
As the data that comes out of customers' loyalty has become increasingly valuable for companies are they passing those benefits onto the consumer?
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Wearable Banking: Banks Roll Out First Apps for Google Glass

Wearable Banking: Banks Roll Out First Apps for Google Glass | Financial | Scoop.it
Banks like Banco Sabadell in Spain and a handful of others have started launching the world's first banking apps for Google Glass.
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ANZ to expand mobile apps after early success | ZDNet

ANZ to expand mobile apps after early success | ZDNet | Financial | Scoop.it
The bank's two mobile apps have been growing steadily, paving the way for expansion of the services to other markets.
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Kantar - No bank switching stampede

Kantar - No bank switching stampede | Financial | Scoop.it
No dramatic increase in overall levels of bank current accounts switching under the new Switch regime
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It's the best time to be looking for a mortgage for six years

It's the best time to be looking for a mortgage for six years | Financial | Scoop.it
Mortgage lenders have some astonishingly low rates on offer and this is the best time to be looking for a home loan in six years. So should you fix now?
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70% of adults use Bank of Mum & Dad

70% of adults use Bank of Mum & Dad | Financial | Scoop.it
The Bank of Mum and Dad is funding seven out of ten young adults who have left home, with help for houses, cars and weddings topping the items that add up
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Beyond Google Glass: Wearable Computing as a Banking Tool

Beyond Google Glass: Wearable Computing as a Banking Tool | Financial | Scoop.it
Watches. Eyeglasses. Wristbands. Wearable computing is fast shaping into a potential tool bankers may someday use to speak to customers.
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Despite the Spin, Facebook Payments Seem to Have Stalled | Bank Innovation

Despite the Spin, Facebook Payments Seem to Have Stalled | Bank Innovation | Financial | Scoop.it
Photo: sursad It's all rosy at Facebook, except when it comes to payments. Payments revenue has all but stalled at Facebook, and there is no sign that
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Finextra: ANZ to launch digital Self-Managed Super Fund

Finextra: ANZ to launch digital Self-Managed Super Fund | Financial | Scoop.it
ANZ today announced the launch of its new digital solution for Self-Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF) as a further step in its strategy to create simpler and more convenient ways for customers to better engage with their wealth.
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Finextra: Brits ditch traditional loyalty cards for their phones

Finextra: Brits ditch traditional loyalty cards for their phones | Financial | Scoop.it
UK shoppers are ditching old-fashioned loyalty cards and storing their reward schemes on their mobile phones, according to a survey from vendor CloudZync.
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CIMB Taps Facebook Banking, Lets Friends Send Money And Social Savings

CIMB Taps Facebook Banking, Lets Friends Send Money And Social Savings | Financial | Scoop.it
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Finextra: Brits ditch traditional loyalty cards for their phones

Finextra: Brits ditch traditional loyalty cards for their phones | Financial | Scoop.it
UK shoppers are ditching old-fashioned loyalty cards and storing their reward schemes on their mobile phones, according to a survey from vendor CloudZync.
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Mobile Banking VS Cash In India: Only 13M Users, 49 Banks, 25.6M Transactions

Mobile Banking VS Cash In India: Only 13M Users, 49 Banks, 25.6M Transactions | Financial | Scoop.it
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NAB Unveils First ‘Smart Store’ Branch Design

NAB Unveils First ‘Smart Store’ Branch Design | Financial | Scoop.it
NAB's first ever "Smart Store" blends iPads, interactive touchscreens and self-service technology together with "hip-to-hip" conversations.
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