American Banker takes another look at 7 failed fintech ideas that might have been thought of too early; the ideas include Blippy’s social payments, Pay By Touch’s point of sale hardware, Cybercash by Beenz and Digicash by Flooz, the early days of mobile payments and more; with fintech being as fast paced as it is today new innovation is happening more now than it ever has been. Source.
Todd is the host of PitchIt: the fintech startups podcast, a weekly interview show featuring emerging fintech founders and leading venture capitalists. He is responsible for leading the content team which covers fintech through daily & weekly email newsletters, editorial, virtual events, and in-person conferences. He has been covering fintech, banking, and venture capital for more than 15 years, including speaking regularly at industry events.