• How to block social media apps from yourself to stop distractions and be more productive

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Social media can be addictive, and we've all had those moments when peeling our eyes away from Twitter or YouTube feels impossible.
    But if your social media use is becoming a problem, you might want to consider downloading an app or browser extension to limit your time on sites that hinder your productivity.
    How to block social media apps from yourself
    Here are three different tools that let you block social media sites from yourself and gain back your time.
    Social media blocker 1: Freedom
    Freedom is one of the most popular social media blocker apps available right...
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  • Fintechs are desperate to reach Gen-Z. Here's how they're using social media and influencers like Charli D'Amelio to tap into the next generation of customers

    Fintechs are desperate to reach Gen-Z. Here's how they're using social media and influencers like Charli D'Amelio to tap into the next generation of customers

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Taylor Krebs remembers her friends' reactions when she started using Step, a banking app that caters to Generation Z.
    Krebs, a ninth-grader, had early access to Step because the company's CEO, CJ MacDonald, is a close family friend.
    The startup offers a secured credit card and the ability to send and receive money through its app. For Krebs, it means her parents can fund her account in minutes so she doesn't have to ask for cash every time she goes out.
    It didn't take long for Step to catch her friends' eyes, as she could use Apple Pay by connecting her Step...
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