Tux Time by Fintech Today

Tux Time by Fintech Today

Tux Time is a podcast brought to you by Fintech Today (FTT): A community and content company focused on the fintech startup ecosystem.

Inspired by her intelligent and beautiful mini Goldendoodle, Tux, host and FTT co-founder, Julie VerHage-Greenberg dives deep into the latest happenings in the fintech space every Monday and Thursday!


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Latest Episode

Episodes

Life of a 2x Fintech Founder ft. Daniel Simon, Prev. Co-Founder of Bread & Founder/CEO of Coast

Aug. 2, 2021

Julie is joined by Daniel Simon , Prev. Co-Founder of Bread (BNPL) & Founder/CEO of Coast (fleet payments) to discuss: - what Bread does (2:12) - fleet payments (6:38) - difference in fintech when Bread was founded (9:32) - the hardest part of founding two fintech companies (12:55) New episodes eve…

Robinhood Goes Public ft. George Pearkes, Macro Strategist at Bespoke Investment Group

July 29, 2021

Julie is joined by George Pearkes , Macro Strategist at Bespoke Investment Group to discuss Robinhood going public and the Deep Dive they wrote up regarding the Robinhood S-1 : - what stood out from the S-1 (3:05) - comparison to the incumbent brokerages (4:44) - can Robinhood keep serious traders …

How To Build-A-Card ft. Jason Gardner, Founder/CEO of Marqeta

July 26, 2021

Julie is joined by Jason Gardner , Founder/CEO of Marqeta (modern card issuing and payment solutions) to discuss: - what Marqeta does (2:16) - what didn't work well initially (8:26) - IPO vs VC differences (12:44) - Notable Clients (19:56) New episodes every Monday and Thursday! For daily updates o…

Small, Suite, and Square ft. Christina Reichers, Head of Product at Square Banking

July 22, 2021

Julie is joined by Christina Reichers , Head of Product at Square Banking (small business banking) to discuss: - what's featured in the Square Banking suite (2:01) - other perks of Square Banking (6:41) - the benefits of being your own banking charter (11:36) - the small business impact of the new …

Mortgages and Fintech ft. Ponyboy Pol, Editor of Tux Time & Host of the Pol and Pals Podcast

July 19, 2021

Julie is joined by me, a.k.a Ponyboy Pol , editor of this podcast and also the host of my own podcast, Pol and Pals , to discuss our experience with buying our first homes and how fintech was involved (or not involved) during the mortgage process. Tune in to hear us talk about: - what I knew about …

To The Moon (Alternatively) ft. Henry Yoshida, Co-Founder/CEO of Rocket Dollar

July 15, 2021

Julie is joined by Henry Yoshida , Co-Founder/CEO of Rocket Dollar (alternative investment retirement account) to discuss: - the company Henry founded prior to Rocket Dollar, Honest Dollar (2:32) - the impact of COVID on Rocket Dollar (6:44) - if alt. investments are that risky (8:29) - the types o…