The latest from Randall Smith

- by USA Today

Apple app opens new world of biometric banking

by. John Stevens, NerdWallet After painstakingly typing a password to download every Angry Birds update, Apple iPhone users got a reak with the latest 5s model’s fingerprint scanner. ...

- by Daily Finance

Refinancing a home: Why or why not?

When interest rates drop, there’s often a surge in home refinancing. A low-interest-rate environment is bad for savers, but it can be great for those interested in refinancing ...

- by Washington Post

The banking industry wants to be just like Amazon.com

by. Danielle Douglas It started out as mild infatuation, but now it seems bankers have developed a full-blown crush on Amazon.com. From Citigroup to SunTrust, banking industry executives are ...

- by Credit Unions Times

CUNA wants your members’ pictures

CUNA has started a drive to harness the selfie trend for credit union ends.  The association has set up a website where credit unions can have their members upload their ...

- by TMG

Changing eBay password isn’t enough

by. Nicole Reyes In a May 21 blog post, online auction giant eBay acknowledged a cyberattack that compromised a database containing encrypted passwords and other non-financial data like user addresses ...

- by Forbes

Some banks are heading to the cloud – more are planning to

by. Tom Groenfeldt A recent survey of 29 senior technology executives at financial institutions found that cloud computing holds the potential to redefine the relationship between corporate tech departments and ...