FinCap Friday: Google Makes Bank

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Dec 12, 2019
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FinCap Friday

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This week's FinCap Friday is a closer look at mobile banking trends. A new announcement from Google about their new financial services coming in 2020 has led to a media frenzy of people responding angrily. Why are they mad that Google is exploring being a player in the financial industry game? What is Google planning to launch in 2020? Find out in this week's episode of FinCap Friday below: 

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About the Author

Yanely Espinal

Born and raised by Dominican, immigrant parents in Brooklyn, Yanely is a proud product of NYC public schools. She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2007 before going on to receive her bachelor's degree at Brown University in 2011. As a Teach For America corps member, Yanely taught third and fourth grade in Canarsie, Brooklyn. She received her master's degree from Relay Graduate School of Education in 2013. She spends her spare time making YouTube videos about personal finance on her channel, MissBeHelpful. Yanely also loves to dance, sew, paint, listen to podcasts, and babysit her soon-to-be 7 nieces and nephews!