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Five Things to Know from American Banker’s Card Forum 2021

By: Jessica Duncan Last week American Banker hosted their virtual edition of Card Forum 2021. During the two and a half days of panel discussions, industry experts shared the lessons learned over the past 18 […]

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Financial Wellness: What Matters to the Consumer

By Jessica Duncan This month Competiscan checked in with consumers to gauge the confidence they had with their current finances and to hear what was most important to them in achieving greater financial health. Hundreds […]

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Lessons Learned from Lenders Turned Issuers

By Jack Dobbin, Direct of Research & Insights Over the past decade, a surge of upstart non-banks have incorporated new techniques and technologies to personal loan underwriting, marketing, and operating models. This has allowed them […]

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Rethinking Seasonal Trends in Direct Mail

By Meg Cipperly, Senior Director of Insights at Competiscan     Source: Competiscan – Media Channel: Direct Mail | Sector: Banking, Credit Cards, Energy, Insurance, Investments/Annuities, Mortgage & Loan, Telecom, Travel & Leisure | Audience: […]

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Competiscan Commentary: Diversity & Inclusion

By: Jessica Duncan Competiscan has observed companies across industries respond to the call for equality and social justice by speaking out and announcing initiatives taken to boost diversity and inclusion within their brand. Last summer’s […]

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It’s a Prime Time for Marketing

By Jessica Duncan Although only eight months (eight long months) have passed since Amazon held their delayed Prime Day in 2020, the time is here yet again. Amazon Prime Day has evolved into a shopping […]

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Trends in Buy Now, Pay Later

By Competiscan Insights Team In the past year consumers have flocked to Buy Now, Pay Later financing, a type of payment plan offered during checkout that allows consumers to break their payments up into smaller installments, available through […]

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The Blockchain Effect: 4 Trends to Watch

By Meg Cipperly and Mark Hanrahan In 2021 blockchain technology has dominated headlines as newsworthy events like the rise and fall of cryptocurrency values captured our attention. The impact on blockchain across financial services and […]

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