At this point in your life as a consumer, you’re accustomed to having less privacy than you used to. Technology makes your life easier in myriad ways, but also far less private.
Your financial life is no exception. In the fintech industry, where financial services intersect with technology, new products roll out all the time — from robo-advisors that oversee your investment portfolios for nominal fees to third-party payment services like PayPal, Venmo and Zelle. Open banking is one of the trends making such innovation possible.