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Fidelity Rewards Visa Review: 2% Flat Cash Back + $100 Sign-up Bonus

Updated. Fidelity has condensed their rewards credit card line-up to a single card, the Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Card issued by Elan Financial Services (subsidiary of US Bank). It earns a flat 2% cash back when directed to an eligible Fidelity Investments account. Right now, there is also a $100 bonus link to get a $100 bonus after you make at least $1,000 in purchases within the first 90 days. (Based on the online reviews, they won’t give you the bonus unless you apply specificall...
Tags: Reviews, Credit Cards, Marketing, Samsung, Fidelity, Elan, Fidelity Investments, Elan Financial Services, IRA Roth IRA, FIA Cardservices, Fidelity Retirement, Apple Android, Bank of America Merrill, Alliant Credit Union Visa Card, US Bank It


Daily Crunch: How the government shutdown is damaging cybersecurity and future IPOs

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here: 1. How Trump’s government shutdown is harming cyber and national security The government has been shut down for nearly three weeks, and there’s no end in sight. While most of the core government departments — State, Treasury, Justice and Defense — are still operational, others like Homeland Security, which ...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, Gadgets, Lyft, Apps, Hardware, Enterprise, Finance, Government, Samsung, Tech, Policy, Venture Capital, Aws, SEC, Fidelity


Scooter startup Bird is reportedly raising $300 million with assistance from financial giant Fidelity

Bird, the scooter startup, is raising a new $300 million funding round led by Fidelity, Axios reported Wednesday. Last month, reports surfaced that Uber was working on a bid for either Bird or competitor Lime. Any buyout proposals, if true, could be complicated by Bird's latest fundraising.  Scooter startup Bird is raising $300 million in an extension of its previous fundraising round led by the financial giant Fidelity, Axios' Kia Kokalitcheva reported Wednesday. The company will likely ke...
Tags: Europe, London, US, Trends, United States, Bird, Fidelity, Palm Springs California, Fidelity Axios, Fidelity Axios Kia Kokalitcheva, Lime A Bird


E-scooter startup Bird is raising another $300M

Electric scooter startup Bird is said to be nearing a deal to extend its Series C funding with an additional $300 million led by cross-over investor Fidelity, according to an Axios report. Bird declined to comment. Fidelity has not previously invested in Bird and is reportedly doing so at a flat pre-money valuation of $2 billion, which Bird earned with a $300 million Sequoia-led financing in June. Santa Monica-based Bird has raised more than $400 million in venture capital funding to date fro...
Tags: Startups, Transportation, San Francisco, Tech, Venture Capital, Bird, Fidelity, Silicon Valley, Seattle, Upfront Ventures, Accel, Electric Scooters, Lime, Tusk Ventures, Craft Ventures, Recent Funding


Limited Time Offer: Free EMV Compliant Terminal And Paper For Qualifying Merchants. Plus Ask About Our Free Tablet Program!

Please note: This is a sponsored post. Fidelity Payment Services is a leading global payment processor and solutions provider for businesses across the U.S. and Canada. With their expansive knowledge of industry trends, the latest technologies, and customer preferences, Fidelity successfully equips businesses with the solutions they need to thrive in a crowded marketplace. With over […]
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10x Genomics locks in $35 mln

Pleasanton, California-based 10x Genomics, a genomics platform, has raised $35 million in funding. Meritech Capital led the round with participation from Fidelity and Wells Fargo. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, Fidelity, Pleasanton California, VC Deals, Meritech Capital


10 Creative Ways to Save Money in 2019

I don’t know about you, but money has been on my mind a lot recently. Probably because I’m anxiously awaiting several end-of-year payments from work I did last year, and also the fact that it’s the NEW YEAR and I’ve got to start planning for the future…I guess. As a freelancer & business owner, I’m always a little anxious about my fluctuating income. And with the volatile market the past month, my future is increasingly…worrisome. One of my top goals for 2019 is to save more money. Just feels li...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Europe, Usa, Cook, Money, Instagram, Ebay, New York City, Lifestyle, Walmart, Bank Of America, Netflix, Brooklyn, Fidelity, Starbucks


Other Fiction Glaspell, Susan: Fidelity. v1. 02 Jan 2019

Fidelity BY Susan Glaspell (1876–1948) This book was first published in 1915. Text is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less, and in the USA. Fidelity exposes the limitations of life in a midwestern town as experienced by Ruth Holland, a young woman who falls in love with a married man, elopes with him to Colorado, and returns after eleven years lo face the death of her father, the break-up of her family, and the contempt of the people she loves. * * ...
Tags: Books, Usa, Colorado, America, House, Kindle Books, Fidelity, Alison, Midwest, Susan Glaspell, Glaspell Susan, Susan Keating Glaspell, Glaspell, Ruth Holland


Other Fiction Glaspell, Susan: Fidelity. v1. 02 Jan 2019

Fidelity BY Susan Glaspell (1876–1948) This book was first published in 1915. Text is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less, and in the USA. Fidelity exposes the limitations of life in a midwestern town as experienced by Ruth Holland, a young woman who falls in love with a married man, elopes with him to Colorado, and returns after eleven years lo face the death of her father, the break-up of her family, and the contempt of the people she loves. * * ...
Tags: Books, Usa, Colorado, America, House, ePub Books, Fidelity, Alison, Midwest, Susan Glaspell, Glaspell Susan, Susan Keating Glaspell, Glaspell, Ruth Holland


Nine underrated tools to help you achieve Financial Independence

This is a guest post by David Sawyer, author of the UK-focused financial freedom book: RESET: How to Restart Your Life and Get F.U. Money. (You can also read his previous post on Monevator!) A lthough RESET stresses that hard work and good habits are the key to success in life, I’m all for cutting a few corners. The road to financial independence is not an easy one. Anything that saves me time and makes my life easier, I embrace. This short post profiles nine under-rated tools/shortcuts – all...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Tools, UK, Wordpress, Marketing, US, David, Atlantic, United Nations, Asda, Glasgow, Fidelity, Index, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Martin Lewis


5% Cash Back Cards: Gas Stations, Grocery Stores – January to March 2019

Last-minute reminder for 2018 Q4. If you haven’t maxed out your 5% cash back, you could buy Costco/Sams gifts card with the Chase Freedom Visa and Amazon gift certificates with the Discover card before the end of the year. 1st Quarter 2019 registration is now open. The credit cards below offer up to 5% cash back on specific categories that rotate each quarter. It takes a little extra attention, but it can add up to $100+ in additional rewards per year without changing your spending habits. Y...
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Vanguard is no friend to shareholders seeking more details on firms’ political spending

Vanguard and Fidelity have consistently voted against shareholder resolutions calling for political spending disclosure and oversight policies.
Tags: Business, News, Markets, Fidelity, Vanguard


Race To Innovate CX In Brokerage And Wealth Management

Recently, Forrester published our CX predictions for 2019. Our first prediction was that stagnating CX quality will cause short, destructive price wars. We cited Fidelity’s two new zero-fee investment funds as an example of how this is already starting to play out. We also noted that Vanguard responded to Fidelity by highlighting its many funds […]
Tags: Ecommerce, Customer Experience, Fidelity, Forrester, Wealth Management, Customer Insights, Digital Disruption, Vanguard, Customer Experience Strategy, Promoted, customer experience index (CX Index, Digital Money Management


The Race To Innovate CX In Brokerage And Wealth Management

Recently, Forrester published our CX predictions for 2019. Our first prediction was that stagnating CX quality will cause short, destructive price wars. We cited Fidelity’s two new zero-fee investment funds as an example of how this is already starting to play out. We also noted that Vanguard responded to Fidelity by highlighting its many funds […]
Tags: Ecommerce, Customer Experience, Fidelity, Forrester, Wealth Management, Customer Insights, Digital Disruption, Vanguard, Customer Experience Strategy, Promoted, customer experience index (CX Index, Digital Money Management


Solo 401k: Best Self-Employed Retirement Plan For Aggressive Savers ($50k/$100k Income Example)

Each December, I run the numbers to see how much more I can contribute to my Self-Employed 401k plan, aka Solo 401k or Individual 401k. Fidelity, Vanguard, and Dinkytown (used below) have calculators to figure out contribution limits to various types of retirement plans (Solo 401k, SIMPLE IRA, SEP IRA, Profit Sharing Plan). In general, as long as your income isn’t too high ($275,000+) and you aren’t deferring salary from another workplace retirement plan, the Solo 401k will allow you to de...
Tags: Entrepreneurial, Retirement, Marketing, Fidelity, Ira, Irs, Self-employment, LLC, Vanguard Fidelity, Fidelity Vanguard, Schwab Mine


Hi Fidelity Genetics Raises $8.5M to Improve Plant Breeding With AI

Cross breeding plants is a time-tested practice for producing hybrids with higher crop yields. But finding the plant parents with the genetics that will generate the best hybrid takes time. Hi Fidelity Genetics says its artificial intelligence approach speeds up the process and reduces costs.As Hi Fidelity ramps up its research and development, the Durham, NC-based startup has raised $8.5 million in Series A financing. Fall Line Capital and Finistere Ventures co-led the funding.Breeders are typ...
Tags: Startups, Trends, It, Software, Genetics, Machine Learning, Monsanto, Fidelity, Biotech, Life Sciences, Duke University, Durham NC, National blog main, Raleigh-Durham blog main, Finistere Ventures, Raleigh-Durham


Free International Wire Transfer via Fidelity or Vanguard

It was time to pay a deposit to our tour operator in Kenya for our upcoming trip in January. When you need to transfer money to another country and the receiving party wants the money in their own currency, you can use an international money transfer service such as OFX or TransferWise. After receiving your money in the U.S., the international money transfer service will send the converted currency to your intended recipient in the destination country. Their service fee is usually a small percen...
Tags: New York, Texas, Marketing, International, Bank Of America, Kenya, Fidelity, Vanguard, Barclays Bank PLC, Banking and Credit Cards, Alliant Credit Union, Wire Transfer, Vanguard Vanguard, TransferWise OFX Zenbanx Zenbanx, Intermediary Bank Fidelity, Barclays Bank of Kenya Barclays Bank of Kenya


BlackRock now has a higher percentage of technologists than JPMorgan, and it says a lot about the future of the money-management industry

About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees work as technologists, the firm's chief financial officer said Wednesday. That's a higher percentage than at JPMorgan. Like its peers, BlackRock is betting on technology as a growth driver. BlackRock's chief financial officer just disclosed a key figure that illustrates the importance of technology to the world's largest asset manager. About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees, or 3,500 people, work as technologists, BlackRock CFO Gary Sh...
Tags: Trends, CMO, Chase, Citigroup, Fidelity, Morgan Stanley, Blackrock, Shark Tank, Citi, Jpmorgan, JPMorgan Chase, Envestnet, JPMorgan Like, Gary Shedlin, Shedlin, iCapital Scalable Capital


BlackRock now has a higher percentage of engineers than JPMorgan, and it says a lot about the future of the money management industry

About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees work as technologists, the firm's chief financial officer said Wednesday. That's a higher percentage than at JPMorgan. Like its peers, BlackRock is betting on technology as a growth driver.  BlackRock's chief financial officer just disclosed a key figure that illustrates the importance of technology to the world's largest asset manager. About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees, or 3,500 people, work as technologists, BlackRock CFO Gary S...
Tags: Trends, CMO, Chase, Citigroup, Fidelity, Morgan Stanley, Blackrock, Shark Tank, Citi, Jpmorgan, JPMorgan Chase, Envestnet, JPMorgan Like, Gary Shedlin, Shedlin, iCapital Scalable Capital


BlackRock now has a higher percentage of technologists than JPMorgan, and it says a lot about the future of the money management industry

About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees work as technologists, the firm's chief financial officer said Wednesday. That's a higher percentage than at JPMorgan. Like its peers, BlackRock is betting on technology as a growth driver.  BlackRock's chief financial officer just disclosed a key figure that illustrates the importance of technology to the world's largest asset manager. About a quarter of BlackRock's 14,000 employees, or 3,500 people, work as technologists, BlackRock CFO Gary S...
Tags: Trends, CMO, Chase, Citigroup, Fidelity, Morgan Stanley, Blackrock, Shark Tank, Citi, Jpmorgan, JPMorgan Chase, Envestnet, JPMorgan Like, Gary Shedlin, Shedlin, iCapital Scalable Capital


Fidelity, Nasdaq Ventures invest in cryptocurrency exchange ErisX: Reuters

New cryptocurrency exchange ErisX said Tuesday it raised a total of $27.5 million from investors including Fidelity Investments and Nasdaq Ventures. ErisX says it will offer investors the ability to trade the cryptocurrencies bitcoin, litecoin and ether on spot and futures markets starting next year, subject to regulatory approval. Cryptocurrencies are virtual tokens that can be used as forms of payments on a variety of online applications. They can also be traded on dedicated online exchanges. ...
Tags: Trends, Chicago, Fidelity, Nasdaq, Reuters, TD Ameritrade Holding Corp, Fidelity Investments, Valor Equity Partners, VC Deals, Fidelity Nasdaq Ventures, ErisX, Nasdaq Ventures ErisX, Thomas Chippas


Fidelity expects a stagnating market in 2019 after roller-coaster ride of ’18

Tighter financial conditions, a U.S. economy in the late winter of its expansion and cracks in credit markets will flatten returns, according to Fidelity International.
Tags: Business, News, Markets, Fidelity


Vanguard Lowers Minimum for Index Fund Admiral Shares

Vanguard has announced that it is lowered the minimum required investment on the Admiral Shares of its index funds to $3,000, down from $10,000. Basically, if you owned the Investor Shares of one of their 38 index funds, you will own the cheaper Admiral Shares with no effort and no tax issues. You can perform this if you don’t want to wait for them to do it for you. Good deal. Alternatively, you may use this as an opportunity to spread your money across more funds due to this change. ...
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Silvergate Bank Files for IPO to Grow Cryptocurrency Services

Silvergate Bank has transformed itself in recent years from a typical business bank to one of the financial institutions of choice for digital currency companies.Now the cryptocurrency-friendly bank, which is headquartered in La Jolla, CA, is preparing to go public. On Tuesday it set a $50 million price target, according to documents filed with securities regulators.The bank has applied for a New York Stock Exchange listing under the stock symbol “SI.” Silvergate didn’t provide much detail on h...
Tags: Startups, Ipo, Trends, Bitcoin, Innovation, San Diego, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, New York Stock Exchange, Financial Services, Digital Currency, Fintech, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Digital Currency Group, Abigail Johnson


Sweetgreen is officially a unicorn

Salad startup and retailer Sweetgreen recently raised a $200 million Series H round led by Fidelity that valued the company at more than $1 billion. This round brings Sweetgreen’s total amount of funding to $365 million. With this additional $200 million in funding, Sweetgreen is setting its eyes on other food categories and looking to expand its delivery offerings. Sweetgreen is also looking at using blockchain technology to create more transparency in the supply chain. “As a company we are ...
Tags: Food, Startups, Tech, Fidelity, Sweetgreen, Jonathan Neman, Forbes Sweetgreen


GreatCall Expands Lyft Partnership to Pick Up Seniors Nationwide

GreatCall, the maker of the Jitterbug cellphone and other products and services for older adults, has extended its partnership with the San Francisco-based ride-hailing company Lyft to offer GreatCall customers the ability to schedule rides without a smartphone app. No financial terms were disclosed.The San Diego-based healthtech company said Tuesday it is rolling out GreatCall Rides nationally, after testing it with customers in California, Florida, Arizona, and the Chicago and Dallas/Fort Wor...
Tags: Startups, Lyft, Uber, Minnesota, Ipo, San Francisco, Trends, Smartphone, Best, People, Best Buy, Chicago, San Diego, Fidelity, Pew Research Center, Mobile App


Stocks - need an education

I'm inheriting some stocks in the next 4 to 6 months. Is there any good reading materials out there on how to handle these? Like an Idiot's guide to the stock market? I set up a Fidelity Account and plan to try some low dollar (couple hundred bucks) buys but feel a bit blind going into this.
Tags: Fidelity, Weapon, Financial Forum


The Ceph storage project gets a dedicated open-source foundation

Ceph is an open source technology for distributed storage that gets very little public attention but that provides the underlying storage services for many of the world’s largest container and OpenStack deployments. It’s used by financial institutions like Bloomberg and Fidelity, cloud service providers like Rackspace and Linode, telcos like Deutsche Telekom, car manufacturers like BMW and software firms like SAP and Salesforce. These days, you can’t have a successful open source project without...
Tags: Startups, Open Source, Enterprise, Developer, Bloomberg, Deutsche Telekom, Fidelity, Bmw, Rackspace, Sap, Linux Foundation, Jim Zemlin, Cloud Native Computing Foundation, OpenStack Foundation, Ceph, Ceph Foundation


Digital marketing firm Madwire hires PE exec for CFO

Fort Collins, Colorado-based Madwire LLC, a digital marketing company, has named Matt Bryson as chief financial officer. His appointment became effective November 1, 2018. Previously, Bryson worked at Copley Equity Partners where he was a principal since 2017 and vice president since 2013. PRESS RELEASE FORT COLLINS, Colo., Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Madwire LLC today announced that Matt Bryson is joining the digital marketing software and technology leader as its new Chief Financial Officer, ...
Tags: Mba, Trends, People, Fidelity, Ba, Joe, Glassdoor, Matt, Bryson, Copley, Babson College, Fort Collins Colorado, Matt Bryson, Copley Equity Partners, Madwire, Madwire LLC


Best Interest Rates on Cash – November 2018

Here’s my monthly roundup of the best interest rates on cash for November 2018, roughly sorted from shortest to longest maturities. Check out my Ultimate Rate-Chaser Calculator to get an idea of how much extra interest you’d earn if you are moving money between accounts. Rates listed are available to everyone nationwide. Rates checked as of 11/5/18. High-yield savings accounts While the huge megabanks like to get away with 0.01% APY, getting higher rates is as easy as transferring money electron...
Tags: Marketing, US, Banking, Treasury, Pimco, Bank, SEC, Fidelity, Bill, Short, Vanguard, FDIC, CIT Bank, Deals & Offers, Redneck Bank, Ally Bank