Budgeting

Apr
16

Turn pocket change into special purchases with Sipora

Basiq is excited to announce their partnership with Sipora, an innovative new app that helps you save for ‘that special purchase.’ Sipora is the first of its kind, a round-up shopping app that allows millennials to shop around, save spare change and make purchases all within one app. Users can even gain access to exclusive [...]
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Apr
12

Australian FinTech company profile #5 – SavR

Company Name: SavR Website: www.savr.online Key Staff & Titles: Tim O'Shea - CEO, Costas Aletrari - CTO, Kevin Lacey - COO Location(s): Brisbane, Australia and Kansas City, USA In one sentence, what does your fintech do?: An Automated savings App to help people Plan, Savr FOR and Save ON their next Vacation How / why [...]
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Apr
11

WealthTech 100 list features Aussie savings startup, SavR

The recent announcement of the WealthTech 100 list was dominated by US and European companies, with Brisbane based SavR making an appearance for the first time. The WealthTech 100 is a list of the world’s most innovative Wealth and Fintech companies, selected from over 1000 candidates and finalised by a panel of industry expert judges. […]

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Apr
09

Australian FinTech company profile #3 – The Invoice Market (TIM)

Here is our third Australian FinTech company profile – The Invoice Market (TIM) 1. Company Name: The Invoice Market (TIM.) 2. Website: www.TheInvoiceMarket.com.au 3. Key Staff & Titles: Angus Sedgwick (CEO and Managing Director) 4. Location(s): Sydney Head Office, operate nationally 5. In one sentence, what does your fintech do?: Provide Working Capital Solutions to […]

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Jan
15

Research shows that budgeting and cashflow management the top advice priority for younger Australians

Younger people overwhelmingly rank budgeting and cashflow management as the most valuable type of financial advice they can receive, according to a recent ING and Rice Warner survey of more than 1000 Australians. Gen Z (66 per cent), Gen Y (60 per cent) and Gen X (40 per cent) all cited budgeting and cashflow management […]

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Oct
29

How one financial planner’s cultural change is helping tackle Australia’s debt problem

Financial planners are helping to tackle Australia’s escalating debt problem as the industry shifts from selling products to providing holistic advice with money management at its core. Australia’s household debt-to-income ratio has risen sharply in recent years and now ranks as one of the highest in the world at about 190 per cent, according to […]

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Oct
03

Recent political turmoil causing millennials to spend less

New research by Raiz Invest, the mobile-first micro-investing platform, shows the recent political climate has made millennials more financially risk averse, with almost half (44%) spending less than six months ago. An even greater proportion (48%) considering changes to their investment strategy. More than 1,000 young Australians were asked about changes in spending and savings […]

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Sep
05

“It takes an army”: Co-founder of pocket money app Spriggy Alex Badran on growth, getting some perspective, and securing backing from Mike Cannon-Brookes

Pocket money app startup Spriggy has seen a 380% increase in its customer base, quadrupled its headcount, and secured funding from Atlassian co-founder and Australian startup legend Mike Cannon-Brookes — and that’s all in the past 12 months. Founded in 2015 by Alex Badran and Mario Hasanakos with an initial $300,000 investment, Spriggy provides a […]

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