[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Summer may be a big season for weddings, but a recent online poll by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling© (NFCC©) revealed that many believe smaller is better when it comes to the cost of the celebration. Among those responding, 65% felt that it would be best to have an affordable…
Russia’s Rosselkhozbank has inked a deal with UnionPay International to enable acceptance by all its 3,300 ATMs and 4,000 POS terminals within the year and start mass issuance of UnionPay cards since 2016.
Tyro Payments and TouchBistro have teamed up to provide users of TouchBistro point of sale (POS) systems in Australia with a fully integrated, easily set up and highly secure electronic card payment system to process patron payments for food and drink orders.
Fiserv, Inc. announced that PBC Credit Union, based in West Palm Beach, Florida, has expanded its long-term relationship with Fiserv, upgrading its DataSafe® account processing platform and adding integrated digital solutions to enhance member services. The credit union added Mobiliti™ for mobile banking, Loancierge® for Credit Unions for automated lending, Wisdom™: Accounting for comprehensive accounting and Wisdom: 5300 Call Report Assistant for call report functionality.
WI-based Fiserv has expanded its card production capabilities to include milling and embedding, enabling the company to complete the entire EMV™ chip card production process in house and streamline the migration to EMV chip cards for clients.
The ATM Industry Association has published a new study on recent global cash demand which shows that cash demand is increasing more than three times faster than worldwide economic growth rates. The study looked at year-on-year growth in currency in circulation in a range of 30 countries in advanced and developing economies over a 5 year period from 2009-2013.
America First Credit Union recently donated $2,000 in scholarships to two students during the American Legion Utah Boys State summer youth camp at Weber State University. Recipients Tyler Evans from Duchesne High School and Carter Whitby from the Northern Utah Academy for Math, Engineering and Science (NUAMES) each received $1,000 in scholarship funds for use at a Utah college or university of their choice.
POS SuperStore is pleased to announce they have become a strategic reseller for Quetzal POS for the U.S. market. Together with the Card Connect Payment Gateway, POS Superstore now provides its customers a fully integrated payment system with the Quetzal POS Apple iPad/IBM Cloud solution. This reseller agreement will enhance POS Superstore’s offering to small and medium sized shoe and clothing retailers with a seamless integrated solution for managing retail operations, staffing, inventory, and payment processing.
Global Payments (GPN) is rolling out the OptBlue program for American Express Card acceptance in Canada this week. OptBlue offers small business merchants a single source for payment processing, pricing, underwriting, risk management, settlement, reporting, support and a consolidated statement.
NCR Corporation announced that Tesco Stores Sdn Bhd has selected NCR self-checkout technology to bring a faster and more convenient checkout option for its customers in Malaysia. Customers will now have the freedom to scan, bag and pay for goods themselves, without having to wait in long queues.
Hanoi-based VietinBank and JCB have launched the JCB Hello Kitty Card in Vietnam. Hello Kitty is a very popular character not only in the Japan market where she was born, but also in international markets including Vietnam.
Australia’s Westpac Banking will be the first bank in Asia Pacific to deploy Verfone’s new handheld EMV and NFC-enabled terminal solution that is fully supported with payment services.