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Kathryn Pomroy

Kathryn is a journalist, storyteller, and sucker for great content. She pushes the boundaries beyond her core responsibilities and enjoys making complex concepts understandable to diverse audiences. Kathryn has a working knowledge and years of experience in finance, investments, markets, consumer and business banking, student loans, and more. In the past, Kathryn has worked as a newspaper editor, a senior writer at two advertising agencies, and a journalism teacher. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota, with her family and her dog, Nellie.

Featured Articles From Kathryn Pomroy

How to Get a Tobacco License in Your State

Under the Tobacco Control Act, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) strictly regulates the sale and marketing of tobacco products.[footnote]U.S. Food and Drug Administration. “Family…

Square Deactivated My Account: Why is Square Holding My Money?

Square offers mobile point-of-sale solutions to accept credit card payments. In addition to accepting payments, Square's software can generate sales reports, manage inventory, and provide…

A Complete Guide to Navigating the TMF/MATCH List

It’s absolutely possible to have never heard of the Mastercard MATCH list until you've been placed on it. And being placed on it can be…

Factor Rate: What You Need to Know for Securing Business Financing

When you need business financing, you take out a loan, cash advance, or another form of funding, then you pay back the money borrowed with…

Credit Card Authentication: What Is It and How Does It Work?

If your customer pays for a purchase with a credit card, your payment software may verify their identity with their driver’s license, zip code, CVV…

What Is Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) & How Does It Work?

Buy now, pay later (BNPL) financing offers an appealing solution to customers who do not have the immediate funds to make a purchase and merchants…

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