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The SIM Card Registration Act: What Is It and Why It Matters

Millions of Filipinos receive daily random text messages from unknown numbers instructing them to follow a link to claim something they’ve won. Oftentimes, these links are fraudulent, leading to countless SIM phishing attacks on many Filipinos. The Philippine government passed a law requiring all SIM card holders to register their numbers or risk deactivation to

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Salmon boosts their financial services with FinScore’s Lightning-Fast Alternative Credit Scoring

MANILA, Philippines, 31 March 2023 — In 2022, FHL Financing Company Inc. launched Salmon, a consumer lending-first fintech start-up in the Philippines. Salmon aims to make shopping simple, intuitive, and rewarding for both merchants and consumers. Powered by FinScore’s telco data and advanced analytics, Salmon offers flexible financing terms and generous loan amounts to merchants and the ability to defer shopping bills over several monthly installments to buyers.

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Mocasa Innovates Credit Payment Sphere with Telco-Based Credit Scores by FinScore 

MANILA, Philippines, 24 March 2023—In its sophomore year in the business, Mocasa doubles down on its commitment to help bridge the financial gap in the country. Through its 0-interest credit payment service, the Philippines-based fintech platform supplies a “smart” and fitting credit line to its users that is adjusted based on their spending habits and repayment behavior.

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E-Commerce Fraud Detection and Prevention Techniques You Should Know

The eCommerce industry in the Philippines is an interesting scene. As more and more online stores open their doors each year, the number of people who shop online grows. In fact, the Philippine e-commerce market is projected to be worth $24 billion by 2025. This is mainly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which caused Filipinos

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Eight Effective Tips for Money Management and Financial Wellness in 2023

Managing your finances can be quite tricky, especially with rising prices and unexpected emergencies. Many tips for money management focus on saving up and investing in stable business ventures. Amidst all this is the key consideration of whether your choices suit your lifestyle and location. In the Philippines, managing your personal finances can be quite

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Your Guide to the Most Common Types of Online Fraud in the Philippines

As the world continues to reel after the global pandemic, brick-and-mortar stores are still getting a foothold on the physical market – with most transactions still happening digitally. While digital transactions and online payment channels have made e-commerce easy and comfortable for consumers, they have also opened a plethora of risks regarding security and financial

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Debunking the Credit Blacklist Stories in the Philippines

Credit cards are a staple in modern day finance. For individuals, cards are a huge help to their finances as it allows them to pay for loans, bills, and other purchases conveniently. But cards aren’t just for individual users–they’re also a great help for financial institutions. In fact, the weight that cards have over banks

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The Different Types of Credit and How They Impact Your Credit Score

As far as finances go, everyone who seeks credit has specific varying needs and financial capabilities. To address this, credit companies and financial institutions have designed and developed various credit accounts to cater to the different demands of consumers. In this article, we’ll talk about the different types of credit, how loans and mortgages are

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FinScore is a financial technology company in the Philippines that offers a powerful credit scoring platform and fraud detection tools based on alternative data, including telco-based data. 

As the pioneer in lending and scoring of the unbanked, we continuously provide fintech services that empower financial institutions, banks, and credit bureaus with flexible platforms to help them make insightful and reliable credit decisions. Contact us today to learn more about our products and solutions for financial institutions.

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