With news that both Melbourne, Australia-based Afterpay and Minneapolis native Sezzle are planning IPOs on U.S. stock exchanges in the months ahead, joining San Francisco-based Affirm which bowed on the Nasdaq in January, it’s clear that the Buy Now, Pay Later sector has matured from that of novel fintech startup concept to one with major staying power. And the repercussions of this trend on how customers pay will have a lasting and fundamental impact on the U.S. retail landscape, and beyond. BNPL For anyone not familiar with Buy Now, Pay …
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Beau Draghiciu is a Los Angeles-based public relations consultant, screenwriter, and freelance journalist who has focused on stories of transformation, disruption, and innovation across retail, health care, and technology for the New York Observer, Worth and other publications.