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Avoiding the pitfalls of point solutions

Note — this is section four of our new content series: Redefining digital transformation

Read section one: A new definition of digital transformation for a new era of digital lending

Read section two: Making the business case for digital transformation

Read section three: Aligning digital transformation with the customer lifecycle


When picking the right technology, lenders can lean in one of two directions. They can consider a siloed point solution, which supports an individual product line. Or, they can opt for a Digital Lending Platform, which provides long-term agility and delivers a seamless customer experience across all products and channels.

For lenders who want to thrive today and tomorrow and maximize the full effects of transformative technology, the better choice is clear: take a platform approach.


Want to learn more about a Digital Lending Platform and how it can help you deliver a superior customer experience?

Explore the infographic: How a platform can help you avoid the pitfalls of point solutions


In our infographic, How a platform can help you avoid the pitfalls of point solutions, you’ll discover how a Digital Lending Platform can boost your organization’s overall effectiveness in critical ways and help you deliver a superior customer experience It can help your team:

  • Provide consistency for consumers by delivering a seamless across-the-board experience. A DLP eliminates disconnected solutions along every stage of the customer journey.
  • Maintain internal consistency with simpler onboarding and training for admins and end users alike. If an issue arises, just one system needs to be checked for defects and debugged.
  • Get a holistic view of customer touchpoints across all products. In this manner you will be able to gain a thorough understanding of your customers’ behavior.
  • Adopt a platform that seamlessly integrates into your existing technology stack. With a Digital Lending Platform you’re not starting from scratch and you’re not required to “rip and replace” your current technology. Instead, a DLP complements and enhances your existing system, enabling you to deliver a better customer experience.
  • Work with a partner. As opposed to one-and-done relationships that point solutions providers offer, choosing a DLP means you’re getting a partner for the long-term. A partner anticipates trends — and working hand-in-hand with you — offers new solutions to help you keep pace with the rapid pace of technological change.

Ready to learn more about the superiority of a Digital Lending Platform and how it can help you build deeper customer relationships?


Explore the infographic: How a platform can help you avoid the pitfalls of point solutions