10 tech apps taking over banking and payments
Despite the fervor over mobile wallets and banking, one day consumers may never need to open a dedicated bank or payment app. Increasingly, financial firms are putting their services inside of other apps, for example by allowing users of a ride-hailing app to apply for a credit card within that app.
In some cases, startups are filling a void where mainstream payment companies are keeping their distance; in others, banks are willingly letting tech firms take control.
This item is compiled from reporting by PaymentsSource writers including John Adams, Kate Fitzgerald, David Heun and Michael Moeser. Click the links in each item to read more.