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Credit Karma in Talks to Sell Tax-Preparation Business to Square

Credit Karma in Talks to Sell Tax-Preparation Business to Square

“Credit Karma Inc. is in talks to sell its tax-preparation business to Square Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, a move meant to head off potential antitrust objections to the personal-finance portal’s pending $7.1 billion sale to TurboTax maker Intuit Inc. INTU -3.77% Terms of the potential deal couldn’t be learned. A sale of [...]

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Stripe moves payment processing to Dublin due to Brexit

Stripe moves payment processing to Dublin due to Brexit

“Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn Stripe is shifting payment processing for the majority of its European customers to its Irish-regulated entity because of Brexit, the company said on Thursday. The online payments company said processing for all customers outside of the UK and Switzerland will change to [...]

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Safaricom launches M-Pesa service for small businesses

Safaricom launches M-Pesa service for small businesses

“Boda boda operators, food vendors and other small informal business owners will be able to separate business and personal funds on M-Pesa with a new feature on the money transfer service. Dubbed Pochi la Biashara, the feature allows the business owners who do not have a Lipa na M-Pesa line to receive money from customers [...]

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