This fintech startup uses machine learning to give international students credit cards


America has some of the best universities in the world. Internationally respected institutions like MIT, Harvard and Stanford attract countless young people from every corner of the globe. Unlike American students, those from abroad often struggle to access financial services. While they’ll probably manage to open a bank account, they’ll likely struggle to get a credit card. SelfScore is an innovative fintech startup with an goal to change that. Where the traditional incumbents fail, it uses machine learning to determine the creditworthiness of these new (and temporary) arrivals, in order to offer them a credit card they can afford. There are over…

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