Vegas is all about money, so it’s probably the only place one could host the Fintech hackathon: Money 20/20! With 125K cold hard cash prizes at stakes, industrial standards are expected of the winners. This hackathon is probably the most well-sponsored hackathon with 5 teams walking away with $20,000 grand prize! Aside from the huge bounty for good products, all participants who finished the hackathon also received $250 traveling stipend! On top of that, this hackathon has the best food among all other hackathons.
For the full article by Angelhack, organizer of Money 20/20 Hackathon 2014, please read http://www.angelhack.com/recap-money-2020-thats-what-i-want/