Fintechs and payday lenders are aggressively lending to gig economy workers even as banks and large non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) become more conservative in the space. Fintech lenders saw demand for food and grocery delivery managers with various app-based platforms jump up to 40% in Q4FY22, industry executives said. HigherRead More →

We caught up with Marcus Lasarow, Founder and CEO of FinTech startup CashD, a company that helps Australian businesses reduce employee turnover through innovative payroll solutions. We talked about the disconnect between payroll and workforce management, B2B solutions, and the importance of retaining long-term employees. Marcus, you have 20 yearsRead More →

The Chapeiry library “Au coin du livre” invites you to meet Miss Caroline and Célia on Friday May 27, 2022 at 6 p.m. at the Chapeiry communal hall Mademoiselle Caroline is an illustrator and author of numerous comic strips;Célia is a young nurse originally from Chapeiry, heroine of her latestRead More →

The Hauts-de-France Region accompanies 16 regional companies, ambassadors of regional creation, at the OFF d’Avignon festival. Companies are selected according to several criteria. The Region wanted in particular equal representation of companies by proposing in particular room for female creation: 56% of the selected projects are carried out by women.Read More →

Introductory evening – Set sail at IMEC Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe, 19 May 2022, Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe. Introductory evening – Setting sail at IMEC Imec Abbaye D’Ardenne, Chem. of Saint-Germain Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe2022-05-19 20:00:00 – 2022-05-19 Imec Abbaye D’Ardenne, Chem. of Saint GermainSaint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe Calvados Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe The Époque festival and book fair offer an introductory evening to theRead More →

High energy and food prices are particularly bad for people who live from payday to payday. In the UK, around 22% of adults have less than £100 in savings, according to a government-backed investigation. In the United States, about 20% of households say they could only cover their expenses forRead More →

Understanding children’s literature, is the Mooc book failed by the University of Liège. This work became essential for professionals and amateurs of children’s literature. Understanding Children’s Literature(Pastel / Ecole des loisirs) completes the Mooc of the University of Liège (Belgium): Once upon a time in children’s literature already published twiceRead More →

City Council approved a pilot program at its May 5 meeting to provide monthly payments of $1,000 to 85 households for an entire year. Once people are accepted into the guaranteed income pilot, they won’t have to “prove” they still need the help, as many government-run financial aid programs normallyRead More →

Passionate about Anglo-Saxon musical comedy and after having taken singing lessons in New York, the Côte-d’Orienne Claire-Marie Bellon-Systchenko is launching for the first time in a single-on-stage, this Wednesday, May 11 at the Feuillants theatre. After obtaining a first prize in piano and an opera singing course, Claire-Marie Bellon-Systchenko trainedRead More →

On April 25, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced plans to revitalize its authority to scrutinize “non-bank” financial companies that pose risks to consumers. Although the CFPB has held this authority since its creation in 2010, the agency has rarely invoked it, leaving it largely “dormant”. The CFPB’sRead More →

Victoriavilloise Jacqueline Fecteau Turcotte will launch her first book on May 14. She recounts her quest for thinness or how she achieved her healthy weight by exorcising her demons through writing. “My life’s quest: thinness” recounts her entire journey (and even her life) and explains how this woman, who isRead More →

This item is a brand press Publish. brand press is a paid service for brands wishing to directly reach the audience of Techpoint Africa. The Techpoint Africa editorial team does not write Brand Press content. To promote your brand through Brand Press, please email business@techpoint.africa Earnipay, the fintech start-up committedRead More →

A passionate biography devoted to Clementine Ogilvy-Hozier passed down to posterity as Lady Clementine Churchill. Publication of a passionate biography dedicated to Clementine Ogilvy-Hozier, passed down to posterity as Lady Clementine Churchill, wife of Sir Winston Churchill, emblematic British Prime Minister during the Second World War. Clementine Hozier was bornRead More →