Articles tagged “fintech”

Rented’s New $125 Million Arm Aims to Give Steady Income to Vacation Home Owners

Rented’s New $125 Million Arm Aims to Give Steady Income to Vacation Home Owners

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Property managers are racing to sign up new rentals, and online agencies are racing to add new inventory. A new model that promises to guarantee incomes may lure more homeowners into the pool and extend the vacation rental tech boom.

2 years ago

Travel Companies Start Lending Consumers Money to Book Trips

Travel Companies Start Lending Consumers Money to Book Trips

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Companies ought to carry out adequate checks on the ability of borrowers to repay travel loans on time. Otherwise, a surprise disruption such as an Icelandic volcano or an economic downturn could prompt defaults.

2 years ago