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What to keep in mind before switching to a mobile-first bank

Engadget | May 29, 2018

Quality of Life Tops In Chicago And Philadelphia

MediaPost | May 9, 2018

This is the mother of all financial advisers

Moneyish | May 5, 2018

Survey asks what San Franciscans enjoy most about their city

ABC | May 1, 2018

These millennial ‘gold-diggers’ aren’t who you think

CNBC | April 25, 2018

Poll: Holiday gift spending will leave many in debt for months

USA Today | March 30, 2018

Here’s how long it will take Americans to pay off their Christmas debt

MarketWatch | March 30, 2018

These Personal Finance Apps Are Trying To Get You To Automate Adulthood

Buzzfeed | March 30, 2018

People are more uncomfortable talking about money than weight

New York Post | March 30, 2018

30% of Americans are ‘constantly’ stressed out about money—but you don’t have to be

CNBC | March 30, 2018

10 New Year’s Money Resolutions for 2018

U.S. News & World Report | March 30, 2018

Mission-driven Varo Money secures $45 million from investors

American Banker | January 18, 2018

Varo Money raises $45 million for mobile banking without fees

TechCrunch | January 18, 2018

On Building A Faster Horse: Design Thinking For Disruption

Forbes | November 15, 2017

Mobile banking startup Varo Money has applied for a bank charter

TechCrunch | November 15, 2017

Varo Money, a provider of digital banking services, has applied for a national bank charter.

MSN | November 15, 2017

How to Get Ahead Without Ever Making a Budget

Huffington Post | November 15, 2017

Fintech Firm Backed by Warburg Pincus Files for Bank Charter

The Wall Street Journal | November 15, 2017

Rules Relax, Rates Rise and Some New Banks Start Up in the U.S.

Bloomberg | November 15, 2017

Varo News releases

Varo Money Survey: More Men than Women Would Accept Dream Job Even f Paid Less than Someone of the Opposite Sex

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) MAY 22, 2018 Mobile banking company Varo Money, Inc. has announced the results of their “Talk Money to Me” survey. The survey of more than 1,000 U.S. adults age 18+, conducted by Propeller Insights on behalf of Varo Money in March of 2018, revealed that money is not a major consideration for Americans when picking a … Continued

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Mom, CFP: New Varo Money Survey Reveals That When Americans Need Financial Advice, They Come to Mama

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) MAY 09, 2018 Mobile banking company Varo Money, Inc. has announced the results of their “Mom: CFP” survey. The survey of more than 1,000 U.S. adults age 18+, conducted by Propeller Insights on behalf of Varo Money in March 2018, determined that Mom is the go-to financial advisor of many Americans and that many people … Continued

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Varo Money Survey: Of Five Major U.S. Cities, Philadelphia and Chicago Offer Best Quality of Life for the Cost

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) May 03, 2018 Mobile banking company Varo Money, Inc. has announced the results of their #SwitchYourBank survey. The survey of more than 1,000 U.S. adults age 18+, conducted by Propeller Insights on behalf of Varo Money in April 2018, looked at what Americans most love about San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York, … Continued

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Varo Money Helps Americans Improve Financial Health With High‑Yield Savings Accounts and SMS Alerts

SAN FRANCISCO—March 6, 2018— Mobile banking startup Varo Money, Inc. is demonstrating its commitment to help Americans build real savings with the launch of 1.25% annual percentage yield (APY) on their savings account*. The top 5 largest national banks offer 0.01-0.04%.** Varo is also announcing a new product feature, SMS Alerts, which make it easier … Continued

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Carl Gish Joins Varo Money as Chief Marketing Officer

Mobile banking startup Varo Money, Inc. today announced the hire of Carl Gish as Chief Marketing Officer. Gish is a marketing and general management executive with more than 20 years of experience across well-known, high-growth consumer brands and e-commerce businesses, including Amazon, Unilever, Dyson, eBay and Affirm. He will lead all aspects of the company’s branding and … Continued

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Varo ‘Love Is in the Air’ Study Finds Romantic Dinner a Better Bet Than Diamonds for Your Millennial Significant Other This Valentine’s Day

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, mobile banking startup Varo Money, Inc. has released their “Love Is in the Air” study. The study of more than 1,000 U.S. adults age 18+, conducted by Propeller Insights on behalf of Varo Money in December of 2017, determined that romance is a much higher priority for millennials than other American … Continued

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Emily Brauer Gill

Director of Brand & Communications

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Kasia Mikoluk

Head of Growth

kmikoluk@varomoney.com

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Varo can disrupt big banks and build a more cost-effective and consumer-friendly platform that appeals to Millennials

[Varo’s] mission revolves around helping customers improve their financial situation

Varo’s aim is to provide a suite of app-based tools for customers’ financial health

Varo Money is an app that could replace a traditional bank account

Varo is a no-fee, all-in-one banking solution aimed at millennials… if you’ve lost your free account, ‘come to Varo, you’re welcome here

Varo is the real standout... [it is] basically unprecedented for a mobile-first bank