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

Better Buy: Infinera vs. Skyworks

Both companies stand to benefit from increased data usage and the growth of the Internet of Things. But which is the better investment?

3 Ways to Invest in This Huge Restaurant Trend

Mobile payments are exploding in the restaurant industry, making it more convenient than ever to order and pay for food. Here are three of the best ways to capitalize on this trend.

Home Depot Goes Soft With Latest Acquisition

It appears the home improvement retailer is serious about getting into the home decor market -- think drapes, bedding, and rugs. But is it a good match?

The "One" Secret to Home Depot's Success

The home improvement giant has worked hard to create the "One Home Depot" shopping experience, a seamless blend of digital and brick-and-mortar retail.

3 Top Bitcoin Stocks

If you're wary of buying bitcoin after its record run, here are some other investments that can help you capitalize on the trend.