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Affirm revealed its IPO paperwork. Here's a look inside the buy now, pay later frenzy, the new twist on financing that is a must have for everyone.

Klarna markets itself as a 'smoooth shopping' experience. Thomas Concordia/Getty Images Point-of-sale financing isn't new, but it's gotten renewed attention as a wave of startups like Affirm, Afterpay, and Klarna acquired millions of new users during the coronavirus pandemic. On Wednesday, Affim published its S-1, the paper detailing its planned initial public offering.  These fintechs offer consumers the ability to buy now, pay later, both online and in-store. And now, incumbents ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Japan, UK, Etsy, Australia, France, Finance, China, US, Trends, Paypal, David, Canada, Tencent


11 fintech investors share advice they are giving startups to help them get through a market downturn and funding drought. 'This isn't measure 10 times and cut once. This is just make the cut.'

Business Insider reached out to 11 fintech investors to find out what type of advice they were giving founders in their portfolio. Participants included those from Bain Capital Ventures, Index Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, among others. They laid out how fintechs should be looking to conserve capital, weighing opportunities against risks, and keeping the human toll of the coronavirus crisis in mind when making decisions. Overall, the message was this: hope for ...
Tags: Trends, Goldman Sachs, Fintech, PETER JOHNSON, Mark Goldberg, Jennifer Lee, Ben Savage, Fintechs, Pete Casella, Darren Cohen, Tradeweb, Ana Capella, Merritt Hummer, Monica Desai Weiss, Atit Amin, Bain Capital Ventures Kleiner Perkins


As fintechs face their first funding drought in 3 years, we talked to 11 top investors about what young companies should do to survive the downturn

Business Insider reached out to 11 fintech investors to find out what type of advice they were giving founders in their portfolio. Participants included those from Bain Capital Ventures, Index Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, among others. They laid out how fintechs should be looking to conserve capital, weighing opportunities against risks, and keeping the human toll of the coronavirus crisis in mind when making decisions. Overall, the message was this: hope for ...
Tags: Trends, Goldman Sachs, Fintech, PETER JOHNSON, Mark Goldberg, Jennifer Lee, Ben Savage, Fintechs, Pete Casella, Darren Cohen, Tradeweb, Ana Capella, Merritt Hummer, Monica Desai Weiss, Atit Amin, Bain Capital Ventures Kleiner Perkins


Hope for the best, plan for the worst: 11 top fintech investors explain how founders can conserve cash, tap opportunities, and keep customers happy during the downturn

Business Insider reached out to 11 fintech investors to find out what type of advice they were giving founders in their portfolio. Participants included those from Bain Capital Ventures, Index Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, among others. They laid out how fintechs should be looking to conserve capital, weighing opportunities against risks, and keeping the human toll of the coronavirus crisis in mind when making decisions. Overall, the message was this: hope for ...
Tags: Trends, Goldman Sachs, Fintech, PETER JOHNSON, Mark Goldberg, Jennifer Lee, Ben Savage, Fintechs, Pete Casella, Darren Cohen, Tradeweb, Ana Capella, Merritt Hummer, Monica Desai Weiss, Atit Amin, Bain Capital Ventures Kleiner Perkins


CTV raises about $70 mln for sophomore fund

Clocktower Technology Ventures, a venture arm of Clocktower Group, has closed its second fund at about $70 million. Clocktower Technologies II LP’s investors include chief investment officers at global hedge funds, a university endowment, a Canadian pension, a sovereign wealth fund and an outsourced chief investment officer. The fund invests in early-stage fintech companies. PRESS RELEASE SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clocktower Technology Ventures (“CTV”), the venture capital investment ...
Tags: London, Trends, Funds, North America, CTV, Santa Monica CA, Ben Savage, OCIO, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Clocktower Group, Europe CTV


Boy Meets Danielle Fishels Baby Bump: Pregnant Actress Reunites With Co-Stars for Hilarious Photo

Instagram / Danielle Fishel Danielle Fishel and her future baby boy are bumping it up with the other boys in her life! The pregnant actress, who is expecting her first child, a son, with husband Jensen Karp in July, reunited with her Boy Meets World and Girl Meets World co-stars at the Dallas Fan Expo on Friday. “Boy Meets Baby Bump(s),” Rider Strong wrote on Twitter, alongside a photo of Fishel cradling her baby bump and him, Ben Savage and Will Friedle imitating her. “Sure this was fu...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Dallas, Seattle, William Daniels, Ben Savage, Eric Matthews, Topanga Lawrence, Feeny, Shawn Hunter, Jensen Karp, Fishel, Cory Matthews, MUSIC CELEBS, Danielle Fishels Baby, Danielle Fishel Danielle Fishel


The Morning Watch: Tom Cruise Running Scenes Mapped, How Ian McKellen Acts with His Eyes & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, a video essay explores how Lord of the Rings star Ian McKellen uses his eyes to enhance every single performance in a significant way way. Plus, watch a bunch of Tom Cruise running scenes mapped around the r...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Tom-Cruise, Vanity Fair, Ian-McKellen, Times Square, Nerdwriter, William Daniels, Ben Savage, Video Of The Day, Emerald City Comic Con, Danielle Fishel, The Morning Watch, Boy Meets World, Will Friedle, Bonnie Bartlett


The Best TV Shows & Movies Leaving Netflix in February 2019

Even though you should be spending part of this month catching up on the movies you might have missed that ended up nominated for Oscars, you’ll still want to hit up Netflix to check out some movies leaving the streaming service before the end of the month. They include one of the best zombie movies of all-time, the best installment of the Bourne franchise, Kevin Smith‘s career-launching indie, one of Alfonso Cuarón‘s most incredibly made movies, and more. Get the full list of TV shows and movi...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Matt Damon, Disney, Netflix, Paul Greengrass, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Alfonso Cuarón, Jeff Bridges, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, Disney Channel, Kevin Smith, Shaun, Bourne, Jason Bourne


Five Questions with Ben Savage, partner at Clocktower Technology Ventures

Few VC-backed fintech public companies at moment GPs are returning to LPs for more capital quickly Fintech startups starting to rebundle financial services. Ben Savage of Clocktower Technology Ventures, a noted fintech investor, is responsible for Clocktower’s private-market activities. The Santa Monica, California, VC has funded companies such as Embroker, MoneyLion, Currency, CircleUp, Papaya and bread. What […]
Tags: Trends, People, Financial Services, Fintech, Uncategorised, Santa Monica California, Ben Savage, Lps, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Firms and Funds, Embroker MoneyLion Currency CircleUp Papaya


New Balance jumps on the 90s nostalgia train

Come on ride the train - and ride it! New Balance is launching its newest sneaker, the X-90, by celebrating the '90s. As part of the launch, they partnered with Foot Locker to create an experiential pop-up shop that throws consumers back in time with various rooms decked with items from the era. They invited '90s celebrities like Ben Savage and Jaleel White to attend the launch party (I wonder if Jaleel came as Steve or Stephan?). The sneakers themselves also have elements that are reminiscent ...
Tags: Steve, Branding, Stephan, Jaleel White, Ben Savage, Jaleel, A_blodder


This Is The Final Word On What Would Have Happened On Season 4 Of Girl Meets World

Some things in life just aren't fair. While there's plenty to be pissed about in today's world, I'm still more than a little mad that we never got to watch season 4 of Girl Meets World.The Boy Meets World spin-off was axed by Disney Channel following a heartstring-pulling, life-affirming three-season run — but it definitely had more story to tell. How do I know? Well, creator Michael Jacobs just confirmed it.Jacobs, who is also the mastermind behind Cory's (Ben Savage) original adventures, took...
Tags: Europe, Fashion, Music, Netflix, Hulu, Disney Channel, Maya, Ava, Riley, Jacobs, Cory, Topanga, Riverdale, Michael Jacobs, Ben Savage, Pennbrook University


Disney Channel Has Canceled ‘Girl Meets World’

After rumors swirled last week that Girl Meets World hadn’t been renewed for a fourth season, Disney Channel has made it official. The spin-off of the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World will be coming to an end when the third season finale airs later this month. The good news is that it seems like the writers weren’t completely blindsided by this decision, and the final episode will have a somewhat proper send-off for fans who will be sad to see it go. News of Girl Meets World canceled first arrived ...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Abc, Fuller House, Disney Channel, Maya, Rowan Blanchard, Riley, William Daniels, Ben Savage, Eric Matthews, Sabrina Carpenter, Danielle Fishel, Shawn Hunter, Topanga Danielle Fishel


‘Girl Meets World’ Canceled: Disney Channel’s ‘Boy Meets World’ Spinoff Won’t Return for Season 4

“Girl Meets World” has been cancelled after three seasons. The Disney Channel series, which is a spinoff of the hugely popular ’90s sitcom “Boy Meets World,” starred original cast members Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel. News of the cancellation was announced on the Twitter account for the “Girl Meets World” writers room, though Disney Channel has... Read more »
Tags: TV, News, Disney, Disney Channel, Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel


16 Forgotten '90s Celebs (& What They're Up To Now)

Photo: Alex J. Berliner/BEImages. This story was originally published on September 14, 2015.Ah, the '90s. It was a time before camera phones. Our attention spans hadn't been sullied by Twitter or Instagram. If you wanted to keep tabs on your favorite celebrity, you had to buy the latest issue of Tiger Beat or Bop. That's where you'd find a paragraph or two about his/her likes and dislikes along with a pull-out poster you could hang on your wall (if your mom would let you — I swear that stick...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Hollywood, Nbc, Abc, Scotland, Sesame Street, Blake Lively, Netflix, Harvard, James Franco, Watson, Columbia University, Herbie Hancock, Katherine Heigl


Girl Meets World's New Credit Sequence Is An Amazing Boy Meets World Update

Girl Meets World meets Boy Meets World in a new season promo that will have late-season devotees of the '90s sitcom nodding and smiling.The show's credits keep the same theme song — "Take On the World," performed by leads Rowan Blanchard and Sabrina Carpenter — but move the setting until it’s a lot like its predecessor.The new credits sequence takes place outside, not in the Matthews house, and features a number of other strikingly similar shots. This continues the show’s overall strateg...
Tags: Fashion, Music, World, Clarke, Rowan Blanchard, Matthews, Ben Savage, Sabrina Carpenter


Criminal Minds Adds Ben Savage As Younger Version Of This Character

Criminal Minds has a very special episode coming up. The long-running CBS show has signed on Girl Meets World actor Ben Savage to guest star in the series. [Link to media]
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Criminal Minds Exclusive: Ben Savage to Play Young Gideon

Gideon's back! Sort of. Ben Savage will play a young version of Mandy Patinkin 's character on Criminal Minds later this season, TVGuide.com can exclusively reveal. [Link to media]
Tags: Gideon, Mandy Patinkin, Ben Savage