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Social Money teams up with TMG to offer prepaid card options

TMG + Social Money October 2, 2014 by

DES MOINES—It's been a busy week for Social Money. Earlier this week, the financial services technology company announced CoreSaver, an end-to-end digital banking solution for credit unions and community banks. Now the West Des Moines-based company has announced a partnership with The Members Group (TMG), a Des Moines-based financial services company that provides payments processing solutions.  read more

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Fourth-annual Columbia Startup Weekend returns this week

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Columbia’s fourth-annual Startup Weekend is about to kick off. The opening party will be at Quinton’s Bar and Grill on Thursday, October 2, and the event takes place Friday through Sunday at the Museao Building. Following standard Startup Weekend protocol, this weekend-long event aims to spark entrepreneurial engagement among students, designers, developers, business professionals and more. Teams will pitch their ideas on Friday and offer up their final presentations on Sunday at 5 p.m.  read more

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Coders aim to make public data useful at first Hack Lincoln weekend

Hack Lincoln October 2, 2014 by

LINCOLN— Lincolnites with an eye toward making public data more useful will get a chance to work with a number of state and local data sets in October. Open Nebraska, a "civic hacking" group, is hosting its first weekend hackathon in Lincoln Oct. 17-19. Hack Lincoln begins Friday at 6 p.m. and continues through Sunday at 9 p.m. at Firespring, 1201 Infinity Ct.  read more

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Get to know the 15 Big Kansas City speakers

Speakers October 1, 2014 by

Next week, Big Kansas City will welcome a lineup of 15 speakers. Leaders from the tech, nonprofit, marketing, music, digital media and corporate sectors will fill two days with incredible insight for the conference's attendees. With such a variety of backgrounds and all experiencing incredible success independently, this is surely one of the best lineups in Big Event history.  read more

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