An App For Borrowers Living Paycheck To Paycheck

A few years ago, Travis Holoway, who was working as a financial advisor in New York City, got into a conversation with some friends about payday loans. He couldn’t believe the terms were really as onerous as they said, so he decided to look into the matter himself. That’s when he learned that such lenders

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Entrepreneurs Learn From Groys’ Experience

So, what exactly does an entrepreneur in residence do? “I help clients with business strategies, how to grow their customers, how to put together a pitch, and how to raise money,” responds Gene Groys, an entrepreneur in residence at the Youngstown Business Incubator and JumpStart Inc. in Cleveland. “Or, I show them how to shut

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JumpStart Joining Blockchain Tech Group

The effort to create a center for blockchain development in Cleveland is getting a boost, with the membership of JumpStart Inc. in the Toronto-based Blockchain Research Institute. The institute, known as BRI, is conducting multimillion-dollar research on the impact of blockchain technology on business, government and society. It’s working through more than 70 projects that

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SoLo Funds Is Reimagining Personal Lending

More than three in four Americans — 78 percent — report that they are living paycheck to paycheck, a number which has grown year over year in the last decade. Unexpected car trouble or necessary dental work can be enough to cripple someone who’s struggling just to make ends meet, and unfortunately, fair, safe options

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Building Blockland: Cleveland First City To Partner With Blockchain Research Institute

Cleveland is the first city where small businesses and nonprofits will have free access to data and research from the Blockchain Research Institute. The institute, headquartered in Toronto, Canada, announced the partnership with the region at a Greater Cleveland Partnership meeting Thursday morning. The meeting was centered on Cleveland car mogul Bernie Moreno’s Blockchain effort,

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SaaS And Cloud Industry Leader Don Cook Joins 7SIGNAL As Chief Marketing Officer

7SIGNAL®, a leader in enterprise cloud Wi-Fi Performance Management, announced today that technology veteran, Don Cook, has joined the company as the chief marketing officer. Cook brings more than 15 years of global marketing leadership experience and a proven track record of driving innovation, market adoption and growth across the technology and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) industries.

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The Best New iPhone Apps For August 2018

A big part of Apple‘s success, from the beginning, has been the humble app. Apps give developers a chance to make money via the trillion-dollar company’s tech, while users get to customize their products in order to fit their needs. In order to keep you abreast of all the best, we sit down and look

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SaberLogic: $2 Million Invested In Bezlio App

After 16 years operating as a consulting business for the manufacturing and distribution industries, downtown-based SaberLogic changed gears and raised $2 million for a new business venture. “Over the years, we have seen a lot of the same problems with our clients over and over again,” SaberLogic CEO Adam Ellis said Monday. “Like a lot

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JumpStart’s Original Investment Fund Pays Off

JumpStart made good money on its original nonprofit investment fund — enough to sustain the organization’s efforts to invest in local tech startups for the foreseeable future while also paying for new programs designed to help entrepreneurs. So far, JumpStart has more than doubled the $27 million put into the first version of its Evergreen

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