• Austin Ventures leads $13 million investment in Vyze

    VentureBeat // August 10, 2017 — Vyze, which offers retailers a platform to connect with various lenders to increase credit approval, announced today funding of $13.1 million in a round led Continue reading

  • ABM Content: 15 Tips for Creating Personalized Content at Scale

    Huffington Post // July 20, 2017 –Personalized content obviously has a better chance of capturing attention and making people consider how you can solve their problems.  I asked 15 marketing Continue reading

  • Holiday Season Readiness Guide for Online Retailers

    Website Magazine// July 17, 2017 — Website Magazine enlisted the help of top industry insiders to get their thoughts on holiday prep. We’ve included those full Q&As below to serve as a Continue reading

  • How To Give Your Shoppers More Ways To Buy

    Twice.com// June 19. 2017– It’s already been a long year for CE retailers. Retailers looking to turn the year around are investing in the customer experience inside and outside of the store. Continue reading

  • Survey: Average card APR jumps to new record of 15.89 percent

    CreditCards.com//June 14, 2017–Consumers are paying more attention to store card options, according to new research from the financial technology company Vyze, and are favoring stores that offer steep discounts, such Continue reading

  • Young shoppers moving away from traditional credit cards

    Fierce Retail// June 11, 2017–It seems both retailers and shoppers are moving away from traditional credit cards at checkout in favor of store cards that offer loyalty perks or financing Continue reading

  • Millennials could boost store cards

    Business Insider// June 12, 2017–Store cards are poised to become an increasingly important part of the payments and financing ecosystem, according to a new study from Vyze and Ipsos. Here are Continue reading

  • Vyze Survey: Consumers Aware Store Cards are a Financing Option

    PYMNTS.com// June 9, 2017–Vyze, a cloud-based FinTech for retailers, announced Thursday (June 8) it released its third annual Retail Credit Survey of consumer behavior, which finds consumers are increasingly aware Continue reading

  • Study: The most popular store credit card is…

    Chain Store Age// June 8, 2017–A retailer that does nearly all of its transactions online has the most popular store credit card. Amazon wins the store card battle, ranking as Continue reading

  • Vyze / Ipsos Survey: Younger Shoppers Moving Away From Traditiona...

    AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Retailers and department stores are increasingly pushing shoppers to sign up for retail store cards at checkout. These cards not only increase immediate sales, but also often generate Continue reading

  • Offering a Smorgasbord of Lenders, Vyze Looks to Push up Point-of...

    Digital Transactions// April 10, 2017–Payments providers have long recognized how extending credit can create consumer transactions where none would otherwise have occurred, but lately the idea of instant credit is Continue reading

  • Many Americans Avoid Store Credit Cards

    LowCards.com//April 5, 2017–Nine out of ten Americans (89.4%) have been asked to apply for a credit card in a retail store, but just over half (61.2%) have applied in the Continue reading

  • Survey: Privacy concerns keep shoppers from applying for in-store...

    BizReport// April 4, 2017–Retailers need to do a better job of ensuring customer’s privacy in the credit sector, according to a new report. Nearly every shopper is asked if they Continue reading

  • Vyze Survey Reveals US Consumer Preferences & Attitudes Arou...

    AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers, today released the results of a new survey of more than 1,000 American consumers on what matters most Continue reading

  • Vyze’s Grip Narrows The Gap Between Retailers And Lenders

    PYMNTS.com// March 21, 2017–Credit is the lifeblood of many an economy and consumer, and it is also crucial for retailers. Vyze, a tech firm making its home in the cloud, seeks Continue reading

  • Vyze Showcases Enhanced Omnichannel Retail Financing Platform at ...

    LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers, today unveiled its enhanced omnichannel platform that allows retailers to offer financing to all of their customers, across Continue reading

  • When Small Payments Mean Big Sales

    Internet Retailer// March 1, 2017–Don’t send shoppers off the checkout page. That’s the golden rule of e-commerce. Ryan Dunkley, vice president of marketing at ICON Health and Fitness Inc., the Continue reading

  • Vyze Launches Industry’s First Financing Platform Calculator fo...

    PALM SPRINGS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers and manufacturers, today debuted the new Vyze Platform Impact Calculator. The interactive tool provides retailers with a Continue reading

  • What’s Next in Payments & Commerce

    PYMNTS.com// February 16, 2017- The year 2016 is but a memory, fleeting, and for some, dimly lit, as the payments world experienced change and upheaval. As digital payments gained ground, banks Continue reading

  • Vyze Adds Zibby to Lending Platform to Deliver New Financing Opti...

    AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financing technology solutions for retailers and manufacturers, today announced that Zibby has joined the Vyze lending platform. Retailers using Vyze can now choose Continue reading

  • Vyze Named Finalist in Austin Inno’s Tech Madness

    Austin Inno//February 1, 2017–It’s in the spirit of growth that we put together Tech Madness. Tech Madness is a peer-driven competition in the spirit of NCAA basketball’s March Madness. It Continue reading

  • Making The Supply And The Demand Match In Consumer Financing

    PYMNTS// January 31, 2017–Among the biggest challenges to doing something new — particularly in retail — is overcoming the mountain known as “what has already been done.” Because whatever it Continue reading

  • Vyze Webinar Panel Provides Inside Track on Top Retail Financing ...

    AUSTIN, Texas–January 26, 2017–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers and manufacturers, today announced it will host a new webinar titled The State of Retail Lending Continue reading

  • Vyze Doubled Its Financing Volume Last Year

    PYMNTS.com// January 26, 2017–Vyze, a cloud-based financial technology company for retailers and manufacturers, announced Wednesday (Jan. 25) that it continues to grow its financing platform that provides consumers with access Continue reading

  • Vyze Delivers Over $500 Million in Purchasing Power to Consumers

    AUSTIN, Texas-January 25, 2017-(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers and manufacturers, today announced that momentum continues to accelerate for the company’s innovative financing platform that Continue reading

  • Making a Match

    NATIONAL RETAIL FEDERATION// January 10, 2017–As a seller of home furniture, appliances and electronics, ABC Warehouse finds a lot of customers need financing to afford the high-ticket items. Several years ago, Continue reading

  • 20 Hot Austin Startups to Watch in 2017

    SILICON HILLS NEWS// January 8, 2017–For the past six years, we’ve watched numerous Austin technology startups launch and go on to achieve great feats.This year, we’ve highlighted 20 that we Continue reading

  • Vyze Helps ICON Health & Fitness Expand Financing to eCommerce

    AUSTIN, Texas, December 14, 2016 –Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers and manufacturers, is proud to expand its relationship with ICON Health & Fitness, the world’s largest Continue reading

  • A Conversation with Keith Nealon, CEO of Vyze

    FIRST ANNAPOLIS CONSULTING–NAVIGATOR–We recently spoke with Keith Nealon, CEO of Vyze. In this Q&A format we discuss the priorities and strategic approach for Vyze in consumer-financing, third-party platforms, and the Continue reading

  • Vyze Bolsters Management with Seasoned Retail Executive Jai Holtz

    AUSTIN, Texas, November 14, 2016 – Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology for retailers and lenders, announced today that Jai Holtz has joined the company as Vice President of Strategic Retail Continue reading

  • Tech Round Up: Vyze Names New VP of Sales

    AUSTIN, TX–(BuiltIn, Oct 13, 2016) -The company providing businesses with technology, financing partners and support, Vyze, welcomed a new VP of sales with the hiring of Matt Riley. Read more…

  • Vyze Announces New Senior VP of Sales

    AUSTIN, TX–(Marketwired – Oct 11, 2016) – Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology for retailers and lenders, announced today that Matthew Riley has joined the company as the Senior Continue reading

  • 14 Austin Startups to Watch Out for in 2017

    AUSTIN, Texas, October 5, 2016 /–With growth rates of 81.2 percent this year’s Kauffman Growth Entrepreneurship Index puts Austin as the second fastest growing city in America, as well as Continue reading

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  • New VP of Product Joins Vyze

    AUSTIN, Texas, August 11, 2016 /–Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financing technology for retailers and manufacturer brands, announced today that Azim Panjwani has joined the company as the vice president of product Continue reading

  • Vyze Launches New Content Platform to Deliver Insights, Strategie...

    AUSTIN, Texas, July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vyze today announced the launch of its new content platform, Growth Engine.Growth Engine will help leaders in retail, manufacturing and ecommerce discover new Continue reading

  • Bridging the Financing Gap: Offering More Payment Options

    Loyalty 360 | July 1, 2016–When making such major life purchases as houses and cars, consumers usually have access to financing. But what happens when they seek flexible payment options Continue reading

  • Why offering more payment options should be a priority for retail...

    June 29, 2016–When making such major life purchases as houses and cars, consumers usually have access to financing. But what happens when they seek flexible payment options for other high-ticket Continue reading

  • Vyze Announces New Chief Financial Officer

    AUSTIN, Texas, June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vyze, a leader in financial technology solutions, is pleased to announce that John Whitmarsh has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Whitmarsh Continue reading

  • Vyze Picks Up Another $13 Million

    Built in Austin | June 3, 2016–Austin-based fintech company Vyze has raised a $13 million Series B.  The round was led by Austin Ventures and StarVest Partners and will enable the company to expand Continue reading

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  • How Financing Options Work in eCommerce and Retail

    I had the pleasure of speaking with Keith Nealon, CEO of Vyze based in Austin, TX. Vyze is a technology company that delivers financing options for brands, in every channel Continue reading

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  • 72 Startups Transforming Brick-And-Mortar Retail

    Transforming bricks-and-mortar shopping is a high-stakes endeavor for retailers given Americans still do over 90% of our shopping in physical stores. In fact, one of the latest trends in retail Continue reading

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  • Vyze Raises Additional $13 Million in Funding

    AUSTIN, TX, June 2, 2016 – Vyze, a leading technology provider of financing solutions at point of sale, has raised an additional $13 million in capital, allowing the company to Continue reading

  • Retailers’ limited financing offerings hamper sales growth,...

    AUSTIN, Texas, May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Through research conducted and compiled among consumers, retailers and other major brands, financial technology leader Vyze has identified a “Financing Gap” between consumer Continue reading

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  • Vyze Announces New Chief Executive Officer

    AUSTIN, TX – April 28, 2016 — Financing technology leader Vyze is pleased to introduce Keith Nealon as the company’s new chief executive officer. In his new role, Nealon will draw on twenty Continue reading

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  • Austin’s NewComLink changes name and adds partnerships

    AUSTIN, TX—April 22, 2016—Austin software firm NewComLink has changed its name to Vyze and broadened its financial partnerships. Vyze’s software helps retailers save sales by providing customers with financing alternatives at Continue reading

  • Software maker NewComLink rebrands as Vyze

    AUSTIN, TX—April 20, 2016—Software maker NewComLink Inc. has rebranded itself as Vyze Inc. The Austin company said Wednesday the change was being made in tandem with its move to add new Continue reading

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  • FinTech Innovations, New Partnerships Complete Vyze Company Trans...

    AUSTIN, TX—April 19, 2016—Vyze, a leading technology provider of financing solutions at point of purchase, has significantly expanded its capabilities and launched several new strategic partnerships to provide retailers and manufacturers Continue reading

  • Gamers May Prove a Fertile Audience for Digital Financing

    Video games have long been supportive of new payment systems, in part because many games cater to an audience that may be too young to have a traditional bank account Continue reading

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  • Study: Financing Programs May Not Be Meeting Consumer Needs

    AUSTIN, TX—November 3, 2015—While many consumers are interested in using merchant-offered financing, financing programs may not be providing the features and options consumers want and need, according to a new Continue reading

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  • NewComLink, Sony Partner on Innovative Financing Solution

    AUSTIN, TX—October 22, 2015—Sony and NewComLink have launched a new program that will make it easier for gamers, especially Millennials, to purchase a Sony PlayStation 4. Using NewComLink’s simple financing platform, Continue reading

  • NCL Featured in NRF’s STORES Magazine

    NewComLink was recently featured in the September 2015 issue of NRF’s STORES Magazine. Learn how our customer, BrandsMart, improved the in-store application experience and is capturing lost sales by leveraging the NCL Continue reading

  • Survey: Retailers Reveal Secondary Financing Wish List

    AUSTIN, TX—June 02, 2015— Retailers are increasingly in favor of offering secondary financing products, but they want better solutions, according to a new survey. The first Retail Financing Survey interviewed financing Continue reading

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  • Study: Gen Y Consumers Want Retail Financing Options

    Gen Y consumers, whose annual spending power is estimated at $200 billion, prefer to shop at retailers that offer financing options, according to a new study. An eNation study of more Continue reading

  • Austin-Based NewComLink’s Terence Spielman Named CTO of the Yea...

    AUSTIN, TX—Oct. 16, 2014—Terence Spielman, Chief Technology Officer with NewComLink (NCL), has been named Chief Technology Officer of the Year by the Austin chapter of the Association of Information Technology Continue reading

  • High Tech Retail Credit Systems Gaining Ground

    Jay McIntosh, Furniture Today – August 18th, 2014 HIGH POINT — High-tech options are available these days for processing consumer credit applications, and more stores are using them. Among the advantages: Continue reading

  • BrandsMart Launches the NewComLink Financing Platform

    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – March 18, 2014 – BrandsMart USA, a leading consumer electronics and appliance retailer, today announced that they have integrated the NewComLink financing platform in their retail Continue reading

  • Filak new CMO for NewComLink

    AUSTIN, Texas — Douglas Filak, former head of marketing for PayPal is NewComLink’s new chief marketing officer, a newly created position. In this role, Filak is responsible for developing marketing, communications Continue reading

  • Experts offer keys to having proper financial tools in place

    NAPLES, Fla. – Often a great idea combined with an intelligent strategy and strong execution can make for a successful business. But three financial experts speaking at Furniture Today’s annual leadership Continue reading

  • NewComLink Versatile partner for secondary financing

    AUSTIN, Texas – NewComLink has partnered with information technology services firm Versatile Systems to offer NCL’s secondary financing through Versatile’s in-store customer self-service system.  Read more…