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Are bank algorithms sexist? How tech might be working against women – National

To be approved for a credit card or limit increase, banks often check your payment history, income and credit score. 

But a financial scandal that rocked Apple in November shows gender may also be factor. In fact, reports showed AI technology was making these discriminatory decisions. 

Software developer David Heinemeier Hansson exposed these issues on Twitter when he looked at the stark differences in credit limits between him and his wife.

When applying for a credit limit increase for her Apple…

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