Deep Dive: Simon Erickson Talks Affirm
It was great to have Simon back on the show. Here are the questions we asked him about Affirm:
How you found Affirm? How long you’ve followed it?
Overview of the business
BNPL is a really competitive market. What makes Affirm different from competitors?
What does the economics of the business look like? Financials/margins/capital requirements
What does the valuation look like today? Why could this make a good investment?
How do you think about Peloton customer concentration? Benefit or a concern?
What’s the most promising new product/partnership coming down the line?
Is the Apple and Goldman Sachs BNPL partnership a potential threat?
What could go wrong? What’s the biggest risk to the business?
Listen to the full show to hear the answers to his questions.
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