There’s just no way around it. Envy and desire are problems that mankind has grappled with for as long as we can remember. Today, that struggle is captured most commonly in the Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)–social media and the internet give us the chance to vicariously experience the curated lives of our friends and acquaintances, and to imagine what our lives would be like if only we had bought this gadget or gone to that destination.
Trim is a holistic financial management service that enables users to achieve their financial goals through personalized recommendations and savings opportunities.
From the Wild West to Wall Street, the tradition of fast-talking confidence men pulling a fast one on unwitting customers is American as apple pie.
Thanks to Senator Warren and the rise and fall of John Stumpf, leaders of financial institutions are painfully aware that there are consequences at the top for deceptive practices, which means that Americans can rest a little easier.
How do banks make money from consumers? Surprise, surprise: it turns out that miscellaneous fees are a massive revenue driver for the retail banking industry.
Trim, the largest and fastest-growing chatbot for personal finance, raised $2.2 million in seed funding. Eniac Ventures led the round, with participation from Version One Ventures, Core Innovation Capital, and Sound Ventures.