CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 images today features the Diners Club/Carte Blanche MasterCard. the card issued by BMO Harris Bank.
PA-based Eastern University has selected Naples, FL-based ACI to power its payment plan and tuition payments across multiple channels.
Three of the top credit card issuers beefed up provisions for credit card losses in the third quarter. Reports suggest late stage delinquency metrics may be signaling a possible inflection point in credit loss performance.
Despite hearsay from consumers, recent surveys show the majority of consumers would like to receive gift cards instead of physical gifts. However, about 30% said they feel guilty asking for them.
Kenyan payment cards (including debit, credit and charge cards) recorded a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 26.32% between 2009 and 2013. The total Cards-in-Force (CIF) rose from 3.8 million in 2009 to 9.7 million at the end of 2013.
When asked to select all the payment methods they will use this holiday season, credit cards emerged as “King”, not cash. Cash took second place and was preferred two-to-one over checks, debit cards, mobile payments or other means of payment.
Nearly eight out of ten consumers would like to hear from retailers as to how those retailers plan to protect personal and credit card information – before the holiday shopping starts.
Nearly one out of five consumers say that last year’s holiday shopping put them in debt. About half took more than six months to pay the debt off and 35% maxed out one or more credit cards.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry mover and shakers today features Colm Lyon, Chief Executive Officer of Realex Payments.
A complete Mpos system that requires no new hardware for the merchant to install, plus works with any Apple or Android mobile device has been introduced. The new SwiftPay from TechPay also utilizes QR codes for transactions allowing merchants to see detailed scan data, sales and ad campaigns.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database today features Paul Hermelin Chairman and CEO of the Capgemini Group.
Yodlee was recognized as a winner of the Citi Mobile Challenge Latam 2014 from more than 50 finalists. The Citi Mobile Challenge is a global initiative whose goal is to find the best developers that are reimagining the financial technology industry. The Yodlee application for the Citi Mobile Challenge Latam invoked aggregation and voice technology to create an integrated user experience across multi-national geographies, accounts, and currencies to facilitate better money management, money movement, and more personalized Citi interactions with consumers and small businesses with global needs.