Matthew Cochrane

Matthew Cochrane


As an economic crimes detective, Matthew focuses on helping others avoid becoming victims of fraud and scams. He is most familiar with the fintech and payments industry and devotes much of his writing to covering these two sectors.

Recent articles

3 Big Takeaways From Aflac's Fourth Quarter

Allegations still hang over the company's head like storm clouds, but recently passed tax reform and a big dividend increase might just be the rays of sunshine shareholders need.

PayPal Holdings Inc: Buy the Dip?

After eBay announced it would no longer be using PayPal's payment processing services once its contract expires, shares of the online payment platform plunged in response. Is this a buying opportunity or a sign of more pain to come?