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    Presented by Bartlit Beck

    Fintech: Making Sense of Tomorrow’s Dollars

    This forward-looking panel takes a look at fintech, where finance and technology collide. How can technology make finances easier? How does it complicate finances? How do you even measure financial health in today’s world? Several different viewpoints are presented to these and a variety of other questions.

    Dan Egan
    Managing Director, Behavioral Finance & Investments, Betterment
    Jennifer Tescher
    President & CEO, The Center for Financial Services Innovation
    Jason Henrichs
    Founder & Managing Director, Fintech Forge; Co-Founder, FinTEx
    Randy Rivera
    Senior Vice President, BBVA
    Erik Johnson
    Marketing Optimization Manager, Behavioral Insights, Morningstar

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    FinTech: Making Sense of Tomorrow’s Dollars

    Get the lowdown on everything cryptocurrency and fintech.

    Jennifer Tescher
    President & CEO, The Center for Financial Services Innovation
    Dan Egan
    Managing Director, Behavioral Finance & Investments, Betterment
    Randy Rivera
    Senior Vice President, BBVA
    Sarah Newcomb
    Behavioral Economist, Morningstar
    Jason Henrichs
    Founder & Managing Director, Fintech Forge; Co-Founder, FinTEx

    The state of personal finance is undergoing massive change. Technology is creating unprecedented access to information, products and services. New entrants, from startups to large players like Amazon, are upturning the status quo in financial services. At the same time, social safety networks are evaporating and a dizzying array of choices face consumers. 

    FinTech (short for financial technology) is democratizing the space and powering the next wave of consumer experience. Hear from the leaders that are creating this change and leveling the playing field for better financial lives. If all you know about financial technology is a cursory understanding of Bitcoin, then this Talk is for you. 

    This program was curated in partnership with FinTEx, the non-profit FinTech trade association of Chicago and the broader Midwest.

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