NYC-based eMazzanti Technologies has completed high-level retail data security training to prevent retail point-of-sale (POS) data theft. eMazzanti is currently one of only seven companies worldwide to be qualified as a PCI Qualified Integrator under the stringent certification standards of the PCI Security Standards Council Qualified Integrators and Resellers (QIR) program.
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the DIGITAL CURRENCIES + THE BLOCKCHAIN conference, July 28, in New York City.
SPOT has eclipsed 20,000 downloads in Boston alone and has introduced “SPOT 2.0.” SPOT was founded in Boston in July 2014 as a sharing economy solution to the parking industry.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features encurio.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the CardWeb.com’s the BNP Paribas TV Spot, “Worldwide Presence.”
AARP and Google want New Yorkers age 50+ to be smart online to keep identity thieves out of their wallets and to protect their personal information. Today, at an event co-hosted by the AARP Fraud Watch Network and Google at Google’s Chelsea offices, the groups released the top five tips that every New Yorker should know to avoid identity theft and keep their passwords, credit cards, and other sensitive financial information safe.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: BOFA (Euromoney); FAPS (award); BATCHED.COM (EMV); and E-COMMERCE 4 (report).
American consumers continue in the healthy buying mode after ratcheting up revolving credit by $39.1 billion or 5.7% year-on-year (YOY) in May. Total revolving credit for March preliminarily posted $901.0 billion, compared to a revised $899.4 billion for the prior month and $860.9 billion for the prior year.
Payment card profits for the top four networks will likely rise nearly 4% for the second quarter predicts forecaster RAM Research. Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover reported a combined 1Q/15 profit of $4090 million, compared to $3975 million for 1Q/14.
While payment cards and travel are going through a revolution, new research shows 93% of travelers said that despite digital advances in the travel industry, the value of personal service cannot be replaced.
Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) has been certified “Visa Ready” by Visa for Host Card Emulation (HCE) cloud based payment services. With the Visa Ready status, Visa ensures that technology and service providers develop and deploy products and services that are compatible with Visa’s requirements. G&D’s data center in Canada has received Visa Ready certification as a provider for cloud based payment services.
MasterCard is giving fans using Apple Pay to pay at the 2015 MLB All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile in Cincinnati, along with a Priceless experience. Those attending the 2015 MLB All-Star Week festivities will not only be able to use Apple Pay on-site for food and merchandise purchases, but when they do they could also receive a Priceless Surprise.