SelfScore Unveils International Students MasterCard

SelfScore Unveils International Students MasterCard

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Silicon Valley Fintech startup SelfScore has unveiled the first dedicated MasterCard credit card designed for international students in the U.S. By utilizing unique analytics and robust data sets including a borrower’s education, source of funding, and career prospects, SelfScore identifies creditworthy international students who are otherwise labeled as “thin-file” or “no-file”…

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X-Border Online UnionPay TX 2015 Volume Up 3X

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] The cross-border online transaction volume of UnionPay cards increased by nearly three times in 2015. Meanwhile, more and more overseas cardholders prefer to use UnionPay cards for online payment, and the online transaction volume of UnionPay cards issued overseas witnessed an increase of six times last year. According to China e-Business…

MasterCard & CB Bank Team EasiTravel Prepaid Contactless

MasterCard & CB Bank Team EasiTravel Prepaid Contactless

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MasterCard has buddied with Co-operative Bank (CB Bank) to launch the CB EasiTravel Prepaid MasterCard Contactless card. ARTICLE: MasterCard has buddied with Co-operative Bank (CB Bank) to launch the CB EasiTravel Prepaid MasterCard Contactless card. The latest of MasterCard’s efforts to better serve the people of Myanmar, the CB EasiTravel Prepaid…

Wells Fargo Gets Serious with Credit Card Rewards

Wells Fargo Gets Serious with Credit Card Rewards

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Wells Fargo has unveiled a major credit card rewards program to all customers with a rewards-based credit card from Wells Fargo. WithGo Far Rewards customers can redeem their rewards at any Wells Fargo ATM, use rewards toward their qualifying Wells Fargo checking or savings account or apply toward the principal balance…

Discover Freeze It Receives a Digital Edge Award

Discover Freeze It Receives a Digital Edge Award

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Discover was named a Digital Edge 25 award winner for the development of the Freeze It technology, a feature that allows customers to instantly freeze their credit cards if misplaced or stolen. The seamless technology allows Discover customers to freeze or unfreeze their accounts via the mobile app, online browser or…

Survey finds Physical Credit Cards to Disappear by 2030

Survey finds Physical Credit Cards to Disappear by 2030

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] New survey shows mobile payments will be secure enough to the point where traditional methods (such as cash and credit cards) would no longer be required, 70% of respondents indicated a major shift by 2030. IEEE announced the findings of an online survey that detail more than 1,900 technology enthusiasts’ views…

ProPay inks El Paso Area Teachers FCU for LenderPay Solution

ProPay inks El Paso Area Teachers FCU for LenderPay Solution

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] TSYS’ ProPay ankled El Paso Area Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU) for its ProPay’s LenderPay solution to help provide members with new loan payment options above and beyond mobile apps and online bill pay. Members can now use their preferred debit card, credit card or bank account to pay TFCU loans…

JCB and UniCredit Target Italy for Expanded Acceptance

JCB and UniCredit Target Italy for Expanded Acceptance

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] JCB and UniCredit have launched a partnership to broaden JCB card acceptance in Italy for tourism and business. The deal enables the use of JCB cards at UniCredit ATMs and Italian merchants who are clients of the banking group, significantly increasing JCBI’s presence in the Italian market and offering more choices…

Over 2 Billion QuickPass UnionPay Cards Issued

Over 2 Billion QuickPass UnionPay Cards Issued

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] China UnionPay is expanding Cloud QuickPass overseas. There are more than 7 million QuickPass terminals in China. Nearly 180,000 POS terminals in Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and other markets have been enabled to accept QuickPass. In 2015, the overseas transaction volume of UnionPay QuickPass registered…

Cubic & Transport for London Receive an Award

Cubic & Transport for London Receive an Award

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Cubic, along with Transport for London (TfL) received another major honor for London’s contactless bankcard system. After winning the ‘Technological Innovation’ award at the 18th annual Rail Business Awards. The premier event recognizes excellence and innovation in the United Kingdom’s rail sector. This is the eighth major award for Cubic and…