July 31, 2013
In the past month we’ve talked extensively about what it means to be unbanked or underbanked in the United States. We’ve also covered a number of alternatives to traditional banks, including prepaid debit cards and mobile financial services. To cap off our unbanked and underbanked series, we’ve gathered all of that information together in an infographic.
June 28, 2013
Over a quarter of Americans are unbanked or underbanked. That means millions are foregoing the protection and convenience of traditional financial institutions, all while incurring additional fees in order to perform day-to-day transactions like depositing a paycheck or paying rent. How can this underserved population gain access to affordable financial services? Turns out, the solution […]