Video game tool creates savings account for gamers

ga('send', 'event', 'Entertainment', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Financial Services', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Gaming', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});

A California-based startup wants to encourage people to save, and it is targeting the world’s 2.6 billion gamers. Blast is a new app for gamers that tracks gameplay and rewards gamers accordingly. It is a micro-savings account that integrates with video games such as League of Legends and Candy Crush. When a player makes an achievement within a game, they earn money in their Blast account. The tool is intended to enable gamers to become financially independent. Users collect money in the background as they play games by transferring from their current account to savings account. They can also set…

Add to my folders:

Select any pre-existing folders to add the current post to. Posts will be added to a 'default' folder if nothing is selected.

Create a new folder (Optional)

Separate with commas to add multiple folders. The current post is automatically added to any new folders you create (e.g. my new folder, my second folder).


Remove from my folders

Below is a list of folders where the current post appears in. Select the folder you wish to remove it from.