GoodApril develops a product called Tax Checkup that reminds users of tax deadlines, as well as providing information about credits, deductions and qualifications. It was showcased at the Techstars Boulder programme earlier this year. GoodApril’s two co-founders will join Intuit in director positions.
According to GoodApril co-founder and CEO Mitchell Fox, negotiations between the two companines for the acquisition have been ongoing for weeks.
“They helped us make sure it was a deal we were very happy with,” Fox said.
Barclays has signed contracts with six of the fintech startups that just graduated from its second New York accelerator programme.
Company card killer Pleo has raised $3m in new funding as it prepares for public launch in the UK and Denmark.
Cheques are become less and less common in the UK according to new research from global market research firm Mintel which claims contactless card use has overtaken cheque payments in the UK for the first time.
Payments for digital and physical goods made mobile operating system-based payments platforms like Apple Pay and Android Pay are expected to boom in the next few years according to new analysis from Juniper.