The Future of Retail: Identity, Payments, & User Experience

Read the originally posted article at civic.com The retail industry has had one of the most inconsistent recoveries since the Great Recession of 2008. Until recently, annual retail sales growth was sluggish as Americans pulled back on spending. However, the National Retail Federation (NRF) announced the strongest growth in retail holiday sales in 12 years at the end of 2017. Over … Continue reading “The Future of Retail: Identity, Payments, & User Experience”

2019 Stock Market Crash Pt. 3

Update from previous article seen here, Stock Market Crash 2019 Update Well here we are, the stock market has dipped nearly 1.5% on the S&P 500 and 2.0% on the Nasdaq. A quick downturn as such is almost too good to be true and most likely will have a slight rebound or leveling before going lower. If you have invested … Continue reading “2019 Stock Market Crash Pt. 3”

A GUIDE: RIPPLE VS. BITCOIN

Read the originally posted article at mintdice.com When anyone hears the word “cryptocurrency,” what most likely comes to mind is Bitcoin. Over the years and through many great ups and terrible downs, the pioneer digital currency has become the most popularly used one among the bunch. With a market capitalization over $60 billion and a price that has shown relatively less … Continue reading “A GUIDE: RIPPLE VS. BITCOIN”

2019 Stock Market Crash Pt. 1

The 2008 shook the world and caused havoc on the minds of millennial’s and baby boomers. Many millennial’s and even some the boomers have avoided stocks like the plague. Volatility and the fear of losing everything has completely overridden logic in this past generation. Many of the boomers who stuck it out through the 2008 market crash have multiplied their … Continue reading “2019 Stock Market Crash Pt. 1”