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Thoughts on “Affirm”.....I’m looking at a growth strategy analyst role?

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Feasts on the most vulnerable....

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In some ways, it seems like the Juul of Fintech. Growing aggressively now, but questionable if it really is good for its consumers, and may eventually find itself in hot water with regulators.

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I personally wouldn’t work for them. Creating high interest debt for consumers is just something I’m not interested in. I’ve had too many people close to me get caught by this.

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They’re growing and it’s a Max Levchin led company, so probably decent prospects. Personally, I don’t want to be in that industry. But everyone should draw their own line.

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Meaning it’s a good time to join?

Haha I was just looking at that role. They’re posting roles like crazy. But yeah I’m not super interested in the industry so wondering if it’s worth applying...

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