Instead of joining a major payments provider, Plaid aims to disrupt the Visa, Mastercard, and Amex payment empire. Partners like Square, Dwolla, and new arrivals to the Plaid ecosystem Checkout.com and Marqeta are members of the new program, building payment capabilities for the new age of fintech.
Wednesday morning Goldman Sachs, not looking to be left behind, announced it would be acquiring GreenSky for $2.24 billion.
Paypal Mafia buy now pay later fintech the talk to the town having snagged the biggest e-commerce market in the world.
Certain customers will be able to use an Affirm pay later option at checkout, Amazon said in a press release.