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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 ...
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Evolutions in payments systems, and the structure of banking itself, have fueled transformation in finance

Gojek drivers pass on the road in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Gojek as an app-based transportation startup. PayPal is an investor in GoPay, GoJek's fintech arm. Devi Rahman/INA Photo Agency/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Financial services are in a dynamic period of transformation, due in large part to innovations in the digital payments sector. The continued push to digital banking has accelerated change at companies like Goldman Sachs, even as structural challenges ...
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