Curve is a banking platform that consolidates cards and accounts into one smart card and app. It allows customers to supercharge their legacy banks to the 21st century without leaving their bank or topping up.
The company offers a host of benefits to its customers; it makes cards fee-free when spending abroad, get instant notifications and categorization of spend, earn an instant 1% cash back at the likes of Amazon, Uber, Netflix and Sainsbury’s and Time Travel enables customers to swap spend to a different card in the app for up to two weeks after the purchase was made.
Curve also offers Curve Customer Protection, a policy that covers all credit and debit card payments made via the Curve card up to £100,000, giving cardholders an extra layer of protection for disputes with merchants and any unauthorized use of their Curve card. IDC Ventures backs Curve with Fuel Venture Capital, Vulcan Capital, OneMain Financial, and Novum Capital back Curve. Shachar Bialick, Anna Mostyn Williams, and Tom Foster-Carter established the company in London, England in 2015.