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Fast Forward: NerdWallet’s Tim Chen on Banking, Bots, and Bitcoin

Fast Forward is a series of conversations with tech leaders hosted by Dan Costa, PCMag’s Editor-in-Chief. Tim Chen is the cofounder and CEO of NerdWallet. He and Dan met at the company’s San Francisco headquarters to talk about making better financial decisions, the prudence of financial literacy, and how the fintech sector is going to evolve over time.

Dan Costa: Let’s talk about the world of personal finance and financial technology today. In a lot of ways, it’s never been a better time to be a consumer in this space. I’ve got my phone here. I can check my bank account, I can move money around, I can make stock purchases, all from the palm of my hand. It seems like it’s the best time ever to be managing your personal finances but in a lot of ways, people still

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