Here are the winners from the fintech hackathons held in Australia over the last couple of months:
- June 2016: BoQ Hackathon, Brisbane: Start Young, teaching financial management to kids
- July 2016, Fintech Startup Weekend, Brisbane:Kids bank,an app that helps put the fun back into saving by incorporating savings goals in an attempt to capture the ‘pocket money economy’
- August 2016, CUA Hackathon, Brisbane: CUAngels, solutions to assist people in leaving domestic violence
- September 2016, Fintech Startup Weekend, Sydney: Tap4Change, a social welfare payments platform
Notice a trend here?
If you want to win a fintech hackathon in Australia, prioritise a social outcome.