Bitcoin may not be best for the underbanked
Aug 25, 2017 Philip Burgess
Bitcoin was once viewed as the perfect option for unbanked and underbanked consumers, many of whom have invisible credit. Increasing transaction fees call that assumption into question.
Alternative credit aids the underbanked
Aug 23, 2017 Philip Burgess
Using alternative credit checks allows retailers and businesses to more confidently provide credit to the underbanked and tap into this huge potential market.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac required to use alternate credit under new legislation
Aug 21, 2017 Philip Burgess
A new Senate bill would obligate government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to accept alternative credit scores.
Alternative credit score boosts credit eligibility
Jul 27, 2017 Philip Burgess
With more robust data at their fingertips in an alternative credit report, businesses and lenders can make more informed decisions on credit invisibles.
The Credit Invisible Won't Be Invisible for Long
Jun 30, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
The credit market is shifting, and creditors who fail to change with the times will be left behind.