FTT Update: Do You Want the Good News or the Bad News First?

Older messages

FTT Update: The New Trading Floor

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Julie here. It was so much fun meeting dozens of you at our event with Green Dot earlier this week! The Texas fintech scene is booming ;) Check out Community Highlights below for pics. And

FTT Update: Ray Dalio and I Both Own Bitcoin

Monday, May 24, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Julie here. Excited to see some of you in person in a few hours at our event with Green Dot here in Austin! Keep an eye out for photos in Wednesday's community highlights section and on

FTT Update: My Bitcoin Broke

Friday, May 21, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Julie here. Just got back to Austin, and I'm pretty sure I was everyone's favorite guest on the airplane since I had a cute puppy with me. If you're going to the Green Dot event

FTT Update: BlockFi Lost More On Bitcoin Than You

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Julie here. Still in Michigan hanging with the fam until I head back to Austin on Friday. Wish me luck in my first time flying with a puppy. 🙏🏻 ​ There's been a decent amount of fintech

FTT Special: Ramp Deep Dive

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Julie and Michael here. Today we're taking a closer look at Ramp and the corporate spending space. You've likely heard of a few of the companies we'll mention, like Ramp, Brex

Drivers Got More Reckless During COVID-19. Now, Your Car Insurance Rates May Rise as a Result

Saturday, June 19, 2021

The good news: There are ways to lower your costs. June 19, 2021 INSURANCE Drivers Got More Reckless During COVID-19. Now, Your Car Insurance Rates May Rise as a Result The good news: There are ways to

Fed sends investors fleeing

Friday, June 18, 2021

Bloomberg It was another rough day for US markets. The S&P fell 1.9% in the biggest weekly drop since February, extending a bout of volatility ignited by surprise hawkishness at the Federal Reserve

How a Delay of Just One Year Affects Your Retirement Savings

Friday, June 18, 2021

Public Servant Student Loan Forgiveness delays June 18, 2021 At the beginning of my career, I made so little that I didn't participate in the 401(k) of the small community newspaper where I worked.

Shifting the Curve: Why Climate Matters More

Friday, June 18, 2021

Plus! Online-to-Offline; Consolidation; Unintended Consequences; Supply Chains as Banking Systems; International Software Nationalism ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

FTT Special: Celebrating Juneteenth

Friday, June 18, 2021

​ ​ Hi all, Jillian here. In June of 2020, there was a national awakening with regard to many of the injustices that the Black community face. Much of the discussion and outcry was rightfully centered

Waiting Just One Year to Start Saving for Retirement Could Cost You More Than $20,000

Friday, June 18, 2021

That means every extra year of savings will pay off big time. June 18, 2021 RETIREMENT Waiting Just One Year to Start Saving for Retirement Could Cost You More Than $20000 That means every extra year

Deadly delta waves

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Bloomberg The UK recorded the most coronavirus cases in one day since mid-February as a new wave driven by the highly transmissible and potentially more resistant delta variant takes shape. More than

😨 The next big crypto disruption

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Take that, NYSE | China throws mud against a wall | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for June 18th in 3:06 minutes. 👴 This ain't your daddy's 60/40 portfolio. Join

Money Cheat Sheet: Grow, Thrive, YOLO

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Plus, make this your summer of career clarity. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Black Americans Have Had Too Little Life Insurance for Decades. Here’s How One Agent Is Fighting That

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Atlanta insurance agent Ebony Ruffin on life insurance and financial planning challenges faced by Black families. June 17, 2021 INSURANCE Black Americans Have Had Too Little Life Insurance for Decades.