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  • YC-Backed GoCardless Launches PayLinks, A Bitly For Payments

    YC-Backed GoCardless Launches PayLinks, A Bitly For Payments

    GoCardless, the Y Combinator-backed startup founded in 2010 by Oxford graduates Hiroki Takeuchi, Tom Blomfield and Matt Robinson, is today launching a new product called PayLinks which aims to be something like a Bit.ly for payments. With its dead simple interface, anyone can create a shortened, tweet-friendly link in around 60 seconds, the company claims, allowing you to start collecting… Read More

  • Accel, SV Angel, Y Combinator Put $1.5M In Online Bank Payments Platform GoCardless

    Accel, SV Angel, Y Combinator Put $1.5M In Online Bank Payments Platform GoCardless

    If you’ve ever set up an automatic ‘Bill Pay’ feature on your bank account to pay off your utility and cable bills, then you’ve taken advantage of a nifty feature called an ‘interbank transfer’, also known as an ‘Automated Clearing House’ payment. Once they’re set up, they tend to be very convenient — the amount of the bill is… Read More