A Roundup of Theodora Lau's talk at Digital Banking Week It seems that Millennials and Gen Z are always the target market for new fintech products and services. They are the digital natives who expect more and want an experience, but what about the over 50’s? Why do they get left out of the … Read more about Financial Solutions For Our Ageing Population.
Ask most people about superannuation and the yawns come thick and fast and eyes glaze over. Despite it potentially being the gateway to a secure retirement, superannuation is something most people check once a year and just hope the numbers go up. It is a weird catch 22, where funds don’t want … Read more about Why Don’t We Love Superannuation?
What is Financial Technology? The world of technology is changing and evolving with every passing year, impacting every area of society. One of the biggest industries affected in the past ten years is the financial sector, with the introduction of financial technology. ‘Fintech’ is one of the … Read more about What is FinTech?
What I learned from savings automation and account aggregation. Savings automation is not a new thing, it’s in the top five tips from every financial planner but it’s really only recently that digital tools have made it personal. And I’m not talking the goal option that pops up in online banking. … Read more about Navag8 – a user perspective
Many people now use financial apps to work towards their savings goals and to track the progress they’re making. Gamification is one of the strategies that the developers of these apps use to encourage people to keep using them. What is Gamification? Gamification is the process of using game … Read more about What is gamification in fintech and does it work?
The majority of the population from the thirty-six OECD countries are not considered financially literate. The weird thing is that it doesn’t get much attention and helping to improve it, gets few resources. The onus is put on parents to teach their kids what they know about responsible spending or … Read more about Financial Literacy; What It Is And Why It Matters