Friends and money, they don’t always mix. But they have to: Exchanging money with friends is impossible to avoid. Drinks, taxis, dinners and cable bills are just some of the things for which we become financially indebted to each other, sometimes for substantial amounts (thanks, expensive City).
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“It’s like your phone and your wallet had a beautiful baby,” is the tagline for Venmo, a New York-based startup vying to be the next big thing in cashless payments.
Venmo opened an invite-only beta in February 2010 and spent that year refining the product, an iPhone and Android app and SMS Read More
A charming new Foursquare-based app called Gifi was announced at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco today. The app, built by mobile payments start-up Venmo, will allow Foursquare users to leave money for their friends as gifts at locations like coffee shops, restaurants, etc. If one of your pals goes to the Read More