A brief history of VISA and MasterCard

The card networks(VISA/MasterCard) started out as non-profit associations helping their member banks to generate profits. Today, they are hugely profitable publicly traded companies — A fact that would have astonished anybody in the 80s. How did this come to be? Read further

The rise of Checking Accounts

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Karthik Kalyanaraman

Karthik Kalyanaraman

Software Engineer | Curious about technology and the economics of the tech industry | https://twitter.com/karthikkalyan90