VeriFone Systems and Vantiv have launched their “Secure Your Future Today” campaign to ensure merchants are ready for current and future payment technologies, including Apple Pay.
NCR has opened a new office to accommodate its team of software developers and engineers building the latest in bank branch technology. The 50-person team, previously located in Sandy, Utah, is moving to a new, state-of-the-art location in Draper.
UK global payments provider Earthport has signed a contract with the United Nations Federal Credit Union. UNFCU offers a broad array of flexible and tailored products, financial solutions and consultative services to help address the unique needs of the UN community globally.
PA-based security fraud litigators Howard Smith is reminding investors of its class action lawsuit against Bankrate which closes November 17th.
Altra Federal Credit Union, based in Onalaska, WI, has selected the Fiserv’s DNAaccount processing platform and a host of complementary Fiserv solutions.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items including direct mail, print ads, TV ads, etc. today features the Citibank Simplicty Visa – “Penalty Rate?” direct mail.
The top four U.S. Visa and MasterCard issuers are seeing a credit quality reversal as delinquency rates headed higher in the third quarter. Chase, Capital One and Citibank all reported upticks in the 30+ day delinquency rate, while Bank of America held steady.
MI-based North American Bancard (NAB) has swallowed up Electronic Payment Exchange (EPX) for an disclosed amount. NAB is among the nation’s top payment services companies and the leading provider of the PayAnywhere suite of mobile point of sale solutions. EPX is a global, full-service credit card, debit card, stored value, and electronic check payment transaction processor.
MasterCard has launched the MasterCard Nearby App enabling on-the-go consumers to easily find the more than 220,000 merchants in the U.S. – including Subway, Toys R’ Us, Walgreens, Whole Foods Market and all Apple Store retail locations – that accept contactless payments.
Online marketplace Etsy is out to get Squared-off . The firm will start offering free credit card readers to some of its U.S. sellers as part of an effort to extend its reach beyond the Internet.
Australia’s largest retail bank serving over 12 million customers updated their new Westpac Global Currency Card product, a multi-currency reloadable Visa prepaid card aimed at travelers and online shoppers.
SMBs (small to medium-sized businesses) are now receiving a device that brings the future of retail technology right into their stores: the Perka beacon. First Data has enhanced the Perka mobile loyalty solution with a small, low-powered device that communicates wirelessly with the Perka app, enabling increased customer engagement and a faster, more personalized retail experience.