Western Union Partners Redstone FCU

Western Union global payments and Right Choice Money Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Redstone FCU, announced an agreement for Right Choice Money Services to offer its customers Western Union global money transfer and online money transfer services. Right Choice Money Services customers can now send and receive domestic or international money transfers with funds accessible for pay out at more than 500,000 Western Union Agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories.

Austin Telco FCU Joins Star Network

Austin Telco Federal Credit Union inked a multi-year agreement joining the Star Network, which will provide PIN-secured debit POS and ATM access to the credit union’s members. With more than $1 billion in assets, Austin Telco serves members throughout the five-county Austin metro area. STAR is one of the nation’s leading electronic funds transfer (EFT) networks, with more than 2 million retail and ATM locations, and a subsidiary of First Data payment processing.

Mobilis adds NFC and Biometric Authentication for mRemittance

Mobilis Networks international software applications company offering mobile wallet and billing solutions for mobile operators announced software services. These services include mobile wallets using POS fingerprint verification for international money transfers to mobile wallets and NFC mobile payments that support any mobile phone. By deploying Mobilis’ mobile wallet services for international remittances, a mobile operator can receive international money transfers directly into their subscribers’ mobile wallets through point-of-sale devices located in other countries.

epay Launches Ria Branded PINless Calling Product

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] epay, a division of Euronet Worldwide and a leading prepaid and payments processor in the U.S., in conjunction with its sister company Ria Financial Services (Ria), announces the launch of “Ria PINless Calling.” The product is currently live in more than 42,000 epay locations across the U.S., with Ria locations scheduled…

Western Union Partners Veridian FCU

Western Union partnered Veridian Credit Union to offer Veridian customers its global money-transfer and expedited bill payment services across all Veridian Credit Union’s 26 branches in Iowa. Veridian Credit Union members will now have the ability to send and receive domestic or international money transfers with funds accessible for pay-out at more than 500,000 Western Union Agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories, and make urgent payments conveniently and quickly to an extensive biller network.

Boku and T-Mobile Make Available in-app Purchases at carrier stores

BOKU online mobile payments is now an approved carrier-billing gateway for the T-Mobile’s “Mall” digital storefront. This allows T-Mobile’s app and game developers to accept in-app payments from T-Mobile’s 34 million subscribers. Applications and games will be distributed and marketed through the T-Mobile Mall, and transactions completed using BOKU will be billed directly to a subscriber’s carrier bill. Game developers increase consumer conversion and expand their global customer reach simply by dropping the BOKU Android SDK into their application. BOKU’s highly developed technology that’s integrated across over 60 countries and hundreds of carriers handles everything from localization to payment authorization. With this agreement T-Mobile customers will be able to access the T-Mobile Mall’s portfolio of games and use mobile payments to purchase a wide variety of in-app content within downloaded apps, including virtual goods found in online games from publishers.

Fiserv Risk Office Helps Clients Reduce Dollar Fraud Losses by 40%

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Fiserv, a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, announced that its Risk OfficeSM credit, debit and prepaid card investigative and consultative service experienced a 56 percent increase in new clients in 2011. Within the first year of enrollment, certain financial institutions that utilize Risk Office have seen their dollar…

TMG Issues White Paper to Bank Evaluating Card-Processing Partners

To assist financial institutions undergoing a card-processing contract renewal, The Members Group (TMG) has issued a white paper with important questions card managers may want to ask of their teams. Stressing the importance of several qualities TMG deems important to the financial institution-processor partnership, the paper recommends card teams discuss at least one year prior to renewing a processor contract are unique cardholders being taken into consideration or does the processor apply a one-size-fits-all philosophy to our business?; How much control of our card programs do we want, and can the processor flex to meet our specific requirements?; and Does our team have the expertise to manage regulatory changes, and if not, can we rely on the processor for assistance?

Momentum Payment Systems Mobilizes iPad Payments

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] In a fast-paced society it’s crucial for small business owners to keep up with the demanding traffic of their customers anytime and anywhere. It’s even more important to have an electronic payment processor that is able to provide secure credit card transactions on-the-go. Momentum Payment Systems introduces the ultimate business solution…

TSYS to Present at Stephens Spring Investment Conference

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Philip W. Tomlinson, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of TSYS, will be presenting at the Stephens Spring Investment Conference in New York City on Wednesday, June 6, at 10:00 a.m. EDT. Interested persons may listen to this presentation via a simultaneous Internet broadcast at www.tsys.com by clicking on…

Bell Mobility Launches mBusiness Solutions through Econz Wireless

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Econz Wireless – Leaders is mobile time and attendance, announced today a new business partnership that will enable Bell Mobility customers the benefits of streamlining their businesses with cost effective, easy to use, mobile time and attendance and job dispatch solutions. Bell Mobility recently launched their next generation mobile Push-to-talk service…