Enhanced unemployment benefits have been extended by the new COVID-19 relief bill.
Another round of stimulus checks have just been issued by the U.S. government, but there are a few key differences.
Holidays look a little different this year, so we’re giving away some cash to set the mood.
With Varo Advance, qualifying customers can get up to $100 and pay it back within a 15 to 30 day period of their choice.
These Latinx icons have changed our world and popular culture.
We’re celebrating all of you.
We’re about better banking.
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The movement needs allies. Here’s how you can help.
If you can’t protest, you can still help.
Millions of people have filed for unemployment benefits as employers across the country respond to
For the vast majority of Americans, the pandemic and economic crisis are taking an unprecedented
Every time your employer automatically deposits your paycheck into your banking account, you’ve received an
It’s never been easier to send money online. But with so many options, it can
If you’ve ever used your debit card to purchase something for $25 and then found
With economic and health news changing quickly, here’s what we know about important topics that
Thank you for being a valuable member of the Varo community. With the latest public
How much money do you need to spend to prepare for coronavirus or another emergency?
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Have you ever wondered where all of your money has gone? You’re not alone. A
Atlanta is one of the biggest cities in the country and it’s brimming with creativity
We all know shopping for food can add up. The total may vary depending where
You need to open a bank account but you’ve had but you have a negative
When you think about where to store the money from your latest paycheck or the
Are you consistently overspending? Do you feel overwhelmed by financial jargon? Do you have enough
They say money can’t buy happiness. It can’t buy freedom, either. But having a little
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Shannon Rose’s two kids are still enjoying days full of swimming, playing outside and all
There are still many great reasons to shop in person at a store—immediacy, the option
The youngest generation of working Americans has a new dream for their future and it
Student loans, upcoming bills, credit card debt, overdraft fees, job prospects. A pressure cooker of
Receiving money electronically through direct deposit is often the fastest way to get paid these
When you plan an international vacation, you probably start saving money so you can buy
You could get a great new job offer or get lucky with a surprise windfall.
Zack doesn’t make a lot of money—but he still found a way to save $1,300
It’s humbling to think that less than two years ago Varo was still an idea.
On May 12, we celebrate Mother’s Day in the United States. To honor the wisdom
Our job is to keep your money safe and sound. One of the ways we
Linking your money apps and other bank accounts with your Varo account just got easier.
There is some work to do — financially speaking — to close the gap between
We are always looking for ways to save time, effort, and money—and there’s nothing like
Happy holidays from Varo We’re really proud of all the places and backgrounds we represent
Dear Varo, Do I have to stop spending money on lattes to save money? The
In a word? Yes. But first, a moment to enjoy what social media has given
Varo CEO Colin Walsh discussed why mobile-only banking is the future on CNBC’s Closing Bell
While today it seems pretty basic to deposit a check with a click of your
At Varo, we believe everyone deserves a great bank account—fee free. We want to help
If you’ve been on the internet lately, you’ve probably read about the rising phenomenon that
Meet Marcus Sisk: an entrepreneur and music producer in Gallatin, Tennessee. Currently, Marcus, 29, is working
You’ve scrimped, you’ve sacrificed, you’ve brown bagged your lunch all year in order to build
“Going green” with your eating habits goes beyond that kale salad you ate for lunch
Meet Bella Livingstone: a 24-year-old pastry chef who was able to build a successful career
For decades, customer contact centers have built a bad reputation. Customers hate calling them and
Meet Sami Perez: a freelance audio engineer, musician, and student in San Francisco, CA. Born
We have released our new Transaction Alerts feature to help you track your money in
Meet Elias Rodriguez: a nurse whose investment in education allowed him to build a comfortable
We’re making it easier than ever to save—and earn money on that savings—without having to
Meet Eugene Choe, 25, who’s building his breakdancing career as a b-boy in New Jersey.
Meet Candy Washington: a social media influencer, blogger, aspiring novelist, and budding actress who’s hustling
Lee esto en Español You downloaded the app and signed up for a shiny new
“I’m Candy Washington and I’m a Social Media Influencer. I grew up in upstate New
In college, I was a visual art major. When I got into pastry at a
Importance of saving You may hear about the importance of saving money, or at least
The first step to living well is knowing how much you have to live on.
We know most people don’t want to spend time thinking about money. Living life is
Machine Learning: From “Hey Ya” to Banking In The Power of Habit, best-selling author Charles
Feeling financial stress? Have you experienced that awful feeling of worry and anxiety over money?
On a flight back to California after visiting my parents in Michigan, I found myself
Customer service should be about the customer When is the last time you called your
Inertia in a legacy industry In 1898, the Commissioner of the US Patent Office said,
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Are you the person you want to be? I hope your answer is “Yes!” But
Realizations in Rented Spaces On a Saturday morning nine months ago, I stepped into a
We know it’s broken. Now let’s fix it. In previous posts, I have talked
I first met David Coulter earlier this year while discussing the vision and strategy of
As a kid, I remember learning that “six figures” is rich. Only rich people own
In a recent blog post, Colin quoted a stat that caught my eye: “Forty-six percent
“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” This is the third and most often
76 million stories, a shared challenge in “getting by”. Lisa paused, glancing away from my
We are obsessively focused on solutions that embrace human behavior and emotion, rather than just developing well-meaning products based solely on logical features. To be successful, we must incorporate our deep understanding of people’s relationship with money.
Career lessons inform a life’s purpose: enabling a generation to achieve financial security and freedom.