Monthly Archives: July 2020

Buy now, pay later? Instant Loans Encourage More Online Shopping | Business and Economy

Browsing online during the lockdown, Jessica Friend spotted a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses she liked, but the price made the 30-year-old Ohio resident think twice. What persuaded her to click “buy,” Friend said, was the short-term credit offered by Afterpay, which splits the $ 260 payment into four interest-free installments. Afterpay is one of a […]