Plaid suspends FTX.US access to user data after ‘concerning’ reports

Plaid suspends FTX.US access to user data after ‘concerning’ reports

Plaid is a fintech company that facilitates communication between financial services apps and users’ banks and credit card providers. In the case of FTX.US, its products allow users to authorize FTX.US customers to connect their bank accounts to the FTX app. This would then allow FTX.US to request payments which will be processed by the … Read more

Binance US, Coinbase, Curve in Bidding War for BlockFi Credit Card Customers

Binance US, Coinbase, Curve in Bidding War for BlockFi Credit Card Customers

By Jon Rice / November 12, 2022, 6:38 PM EST Binance US and Coinbase are among bidders for the BlockFi credit card program and its associated customers, Blockworks has learned, while smaller fintech competitor Curve is also on the hunt for the roughly 87,500 BlockFi accounts. BlockFi suspended withdrawals on Thursday, Nov. 12, saying it … Read more

The power of us: How fostering a shared identity can lead to unity

The power of us: How fostering a shared identity can lead to unity

A country, a region, a sports team, a political party, our links with certain groups constantly shape our identities. And our feelings of connection with such “ingroups” profoundly influence our beliefs, values ​​and behaviors, social psychologist Jay Van Bavel, PhD, told listeners of Learn Serve Lead 2022: The AAMC Annual Meeting in Nashville. November 12. … Read more