How To Make Money By Reducing Plastic Waste

How To Make Money By Reducing Plastic Waste

Plastic bag. Plastic water bottle. Plastic box of spinach. So I collected plastic for the past 36 hours. Beer pong in the plastic bag. Vitamin container. I ate out once. I wear contacts, but that means 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 years, 15 pieces here. I’m not proud of it. So that’s why today we’re

The Plastic Bank

The Plastic Bank

Haiti is special in a way that’s… It’s a beautiful country. There is a lot of pollution, but the people, they’re happy, they’re friendly. They’re willing to do something. They only need a little step up… to be able to resolve this big problem that they have. While windsurfing for the Olympics I saw the

Prepaid Financial Services prepares for IPO, predicts mobile future | European CEO

Prepaid Financial Services prepares for IPO, predicts mobile future | European CEO

European CEO: Prepaid Financial Services is one of Europe’s fastest-growing fintech companies. Founded around a kitchen table in 2008, the business has specialised in prepaid cards and payment technology. From its first contract for 5,000 cards, today the business has issued over 6.5 million cards across 25 countries, and is gearing up for its IPO.

How a Simple Crime Led to Plastic Money

How a Simple Crime Led to Plastic Money

Money counterfeiting is almost as old as money itself. When banknotes were first issued in Europe in the 17th century, they were crude and easily duplicated. Some historians believe the counterfeits in circulation outnumbered real banknotes. To make paper money harder to forge, there’s been a stream of innovations – from elaborate engraving, watermarks to

How Credit Card Companies Make Money

How Credit Card Companies Make Money

New York City. 1949. A man by the name of Frank McNamara is out at dinner with his clients, when he realizes he left his wallet in another suit. His wife pays the tab but he comes up with an idea. What if nobody had to carry around cash or cheques, but instead, the bill