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Alumni News — Weeks of November 28 and December 5, 2010

PopMoney (from CashEdge) wins award for excellence in Web design from the Interactive Media Council.
Speculation from MarketWatch: Could ClairMail be headed for an IPO?
ClairMail and Cardlytics partner to provide transaction marketing opportunities. 
Expensify continues to grow its currency support base — Expensify is now supporting 159 currencies.
Robert Scoble uses Expensify for expense reports.
FIS launches innovative new mobile banking product. — Users can establish mobile account management with their debit card, no online banking signup needed.
GoalMine hosting cash contest via Facebook to spread the word.
This week’s Jem 5 at Jemstep explores diversified fixed income funds.
Generations FCU goes live with Jwaala’s “Better Online Banking.”
Just for fun: Kasasa releases banks’ playlists. See this week’s from Jeff Davis Bank.
Lending Club enjoyed a flurry of news coverage. Read the summaries  here: 
Lending Club mentioned in PBS nightly business report. now available in Canada.
Congratulations to Mint founder, Aaron Patzer; winner of a TechFellow Award for General Management.
Monitise to bring mobile payments to Nigeria.
Mozo powering new “Compare, Ditch and Switch” campaign to allow Australians to shop around for better banking services.
Just in time for the Holidays, PopMoney gift cards at
The new SmartyPig rewards MasterCard provides up to 10% cash back at select retailers.
Tyfone receives additional patent for electronic wallet technology.
Wikinvest is even more mobile with Blackberry and Android Apps.
Y Combinator and Yodlee cooperate to provide financial data services to startups.