Built in Seattle: Makara Acquired by NYC-Based Fintech Platform Betterment

Cryptocurrencies seem to be the latest craze but not everyone understands Bitcoin and Ethereum, much less how to invest in them. Now, NYC-based investing startup Betterment is making it easier than ever to start buying cryptocurrencies. On Tuesday the company announced it acquired Seattle-based Makara and will now offer crypto investing on its platform. 

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Geek Wire: Seattle fintech startup Possible Finance lands $20M to launch ‘safest credit card ever’

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Possible Finance, a Seattle startup that offers loans, just raised an additional $20 million and plans to launch a new credit card. Read the full article here.

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