How do Credit Card Companies make Money

How do Credit Card Companies make Money – Unicornomy.com Analysis

How do Credit Card Companies make Money

Do Credit Card Companies Make Money if you pay full? Many noobs still ask this despite the rise of the Fintech StartUps and Wallets!  Credit Cards is one such thing that many people can not live without and many people don’t even want to use one.  If used right, can save you lot of money in terms of interest on investments (short term) or get you loyalty points and so on, but if used wrong, will spare no horror in your way to mess up your credit life and financial life forever.

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How does Craigslist Make Money

How does Craigslist Make Money – Unicornomy.com Analysis 

How does Craigslist Make Money
How does Craigslist Make Money

How does Craigslist make money is a question that almost all newbies on craigslist have.  Well, it is one of those internet players (older internet players) who survived the dot com burst and made it out strong.  The underlying principle was simple – give people of the 90s a platform or a medium to advertise their stuff for sale, gigs, books etc.  for a fee and get lakhs and millions of other people to view those ads and give the advertiser some monetary advantage.

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Payment Gateway Business Model

Payment Gateway Business Model: Analysis by Unicornomy

Payment Gateway Business Model

All this halla-boo around E-Commerce and Internet StartUps would not have been possible without quality FinTech StartUps called Payment Gateways.  A Payment Gateway or a Payments Aggregator is an infrastructure company which is essentially a software and is marketed as a service (SAAS).  The infrastructure of the payment company is embedded into the core of the e-commerce or payment accepting company via an API.  Every transaction that is successfully routed through their infrastructure is charged with a transaction processing fee called TDR in Payment Gateway (TDR – Transaction Discounting Rate expressed as a Percentage of the transaction value).  Here we present a detailed overview of their business model.

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Business Model of FlipKart

Business Model of FlipKart: An Analysis by Unicornomy.com

Business Model of FlipKart

FlipKart.com the Indian Unicorn – The poster boy of the Indian StartUp Ecosystem, is the center of attention in everyone’s living room at the time of shopping for near and dear ones. While shopping and looting the numerous discount offered by the e-commerce giant many a times people wonder how on earth does FlipKart make Money?  Does Flipkart even make money?  What is the Business Model of FlipKart?  How long would FlipKart continue to give discounts to lure customers in?  Here is a comprehensive analysis of the E-Commerce Giant’s Business Model for the aspiring learners.

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Business Model of Myntra

Business Model of Myntra – Analysis by Unicoromy

Business Model of Myntra

Myntra – The App only Fashion Retail E-Commerce player, is the blue eyed boy of the Indian StartUp Ecosystem, because it achieved the ultimate feat of a VC funded company being acquired by a larger player.   Its Business Model revolves around retailing of high margin apparel over its app (earlier website as well).

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How do Banks Make Money

How do Banks Make Money – Unicornomy Analysis

How do Banks Make Money
How do Banks Make Money

Banks – The mammoth organizations that make money by everyone’s sweat and blood! 🙂 Well as every business owner says, “I hate my bank” – They charge a lot of money for various bands of charges blah blah… Well Banks unlike all other sectors make money the exact same way in every country – Borrow & Lend Arbitrage. Every one while hating their bank always wonders, I wonder how do banks make money or what business model of banks is? Here it is in a very detailed article.

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How do Insurance Companies Make Money

How do Insurance Companies Make Money – Unicorn Economy Analysis

How do Insurance Companies Make Money
How do Insurance Companies Make Money

Insurance is one girl, that every one misses the most when it is needed and not there!   I meant in case you need expenses covered by Insurance policy and you don’t have one, this is when it hurts you the most!  Well Insurance is subject matter of one’s personal understanding of the risks that he is prone to (like Death! 🙂 ).  People normally avoid taking insurance in light of over estimating one’s health and underestimating the hazards they are exposed to.  Here we analyse How do Insurance Companies Make Money.

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PayTM Business Model & Revenue Model Analysis

PayTM Business Model & How does PayTM Make Money

PayTM Business Model & Revenue Model Analysis

PayTM is one of those companies which have evolved over a relatively short span of time and oh boy have they evolved good.  They came in from payment gateway to e-commerce to wallet and god knows what all.  Post which they have conquered it thanks to the enormous amount of VC funding that they have received.  Let’s find out more about their various revenue lines and allied business activities to find out more about PayTM Business Model.

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How does Facebook Make Money

How does Facebook Make Money – Analysis by Unicornomy.com

How does Facebook Make Money
How does Facebook Make Money

About Facebook, Facts & Figures

How does Facebook make money is what everyone wonders, but very few know!

FaceBook Business Model requires ZERO sale of data to make money!

Facebook is one company that every investor wants, that everyone knows off and that is always in news for its spectacular earnings report 🙂 .  What very few people know of is that Facebook gets appx 85% of its revenue from Advertising Sales [No wonder Mark Zuckerberg (The FaceBook Effect gives the right account of what really happened at FB) was scouting for Ad-Sales Executive Level Candidate for Facebook COO Role – Sheryl Sandberg, She is also known for her book Lean In – Must Read for Women Entrepreneurs].  This revenue is about appx 14 Billion USD (Dec’2015).

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How Does Ola Make Money

How Does Ola Make MoneyAnalysis by Unicornomy.com

How does Ola Make Money

How does Ola Make Money was the question of choice many people had when Ola raised massive amounts of venture capital at its whim, Ola is that blue eyed boy of the Indian startup Eco-system that Zomato once was.  Lets move on to the Business Model of Ola now.

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