via Bank Innovation
Against the rising tide of digital-only banks, Minneapolis-based personal finance platform Branch has taken the plunge.
The four-year-old company offers a suite of personal finance tools, including payday advance services for hourly workers through integrations with employer payroll platforms, including Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Its fee-free checking account is offered in partnership with Evolve Bank & Trust, and the company is considering rolling out other incentives to encourage the use of Branch checking accounts, including increased advance amounts. (more…)