Multicard credential solutions, identity management and system integration services implemented a new fuel card program for Neumann Petroleum. With this, Multicard has rolled out the payment system to 130 locations throughout Queensland and New South Wales, Australia. The credit-based fuel cards are used by long-distance trucking fleets and individual consumers alike and can be used to purchase fuel and other items.Customers will be able to apply for the fuel card online, and once an application is approved, a request is sent automatically from Neumann’s ERP system to the Multicard Bureau Service, where a customized transaction card is personalized for the new customer account and each nominated cardholder and mailed out by Multicard. All transactions are batch uploaded from the POS terminal to Multicard Manager.
Credit Sesame personal finance website launched its iPhone app, giving consumers instant and free access to their credit score and bank level analytics to make smart credit, loan and mortgage decisions. Available for download in the iTunes store, the Credit Sesame app provides consumers mobile, real-time information about their finances and the financial market so that consumers can make informed and smart credit and loan decisions on-the-go.
The “hmvon-demand” solution- powered by FilmFlex- deployed PayWizard e-wallet as a payment option for customers of its digital films service. This lets viewers purchase and begin enjoying content via the hmvon-demand website, which is being marketed initially to HMV’s purehmv rewards scheme members. Using the PayWizard unique dual registration, customers can create a PayWizard account online and sign-up to the hmvon-demand service in one easy step. FilmFlex Movies has introduced PayWizard® again as an online payment mechanism for the online film service from HMV, the UK’s leading specialist retailer of filmed entertainment games, music and portable digital technology products.
Bank of America Merchant Services payments processing and Money Network- First Data e-payroll distribution solutions- launched the “Money Network” payroll distribution service. This lets employers comply with complex payroll distribution laws, such as the need to offer a paper paycheck and free check cashing locations, while providing a safe and convenient pay alternative for employees who do not have access to a deposit or checking account. This streamlines payroll through more than 17,750 Bank of America ATMs and 43,000 Allpoint® Network surcharge-free ATMs and complete cash access at more than 5,700 Bank of America banking centers that offer a minimum of one surcharge-free withdrawal per pay period.
Evolution1 electronic payment has been selected as a preferred Partner by The TriZetto Group healthcare IT firm. With this, Evolution1 industry-leading consumer-driven healthcare administration system will be available to TriZetto’s health plan clients using the QNXTTM enterprise core administration system. The partnership agreement will also include the innovative Benny Prepaid Benefits Card which uses patented technology to achieve the highest auto-substantiation rates in the industry.
Western Union is extending its prepaid card platform to the United Kingdom with the launch of both the Western Union MasterCard Gift Card and the Western Union “GoCash” Service, providing consumers new ways to share money with friends and family anytime of the year. The launch marks the first international extension of Western Union’s prepaid program outside of the United States with further expansion planned in coming months to Asia, Latin America and additional European countries. Western Union and MasterCard launched the gift card which recipients can “buy here, and spend anywhere” and use at more than 32 million traditional and online stores in the UK and worldwide wherever the MasterCard Acceptance Mark is displayed.
Intuit is offering a new way for small businesses to increase online sales with Intuit “SimpleStore” for Facebook. SimpleStore users can establish a professional-looking store as part of their business page for free and automatically sync merchant’s website and Facebook page. With Americans spending more than 50 billion minutes on Facebook a month, small business owners have an enormous opportunity to leverage the platform and engage with consumers. It also streamlines the payments process through the Intuit “Web Payment” platform.
Intuit is offering a new way for small businesses to increase online sales through its “SimpleStore” for Facebook. With this, any current SimpleStore user can establish a professional-looking store as part of their business page. The free tool automatically syncs the merchant’s website and Facebook page, helping small businesses reach new audiences and generate more business with zero hassle. With 59% of consumers intending to do most of their holiday shopping online, “SimpleStore” to Facebook gives small business a new way to be found and maximize sales during this peak buying season and beyond.
Western Union global payment services is extending its prepaid card platform to the United Kingdom with its Western Union MasterCard Gift Card and the Western Union “GoCash Service.” Offering consumers convenient ways to share money with friends and family, this the first international extension of Western Union’s prepaid program outside of the United States with further expansion planned to Asia, Latin America and additional European countries. The Western Union MasterCard Gift Card is protected with the “Chip&PIN” function, making it among the most secure gift cards available to the UK market.
ACOM Solutions has launched its “EZPaySuite” scalable and feature-packed Payment Automation Solutions. The addition of EZPaySuite to ACOM’s solution line-up expands their market reach to now include enterprise customers of every size. EZPaySuite sets a new standard of success for ACOM in the Document Management and Process Automation marketplace by building upon the company’s strategic focus in developing affordable, intuitive easy-to-use solutions for managing their documents and information. EZPaySuite extends this strategic focus by giving users the ability to manage and automate secure payment processing, multi-level distribution and settlement activities from multiple systems and technology platforms with one unified solution.
ControlScan PCI compliance and security solutions designed for small merchants and the ISOs and acquirers that serve them, has enhanced the company’s compliance tracking and reporting tool PCI Dashboard with SmartSync, an interface that feeds detailed merchant PCI compliance information into acquirers’ business systems. ControlScan’s PCI Dashboard enables ISOs and acquirers to easily access the compliance status of their entire merchant portfolios in real-time as well as to pinpoint detailed merchant-level activity, such as the frequency and content of merchant support interactions with ControlScan support agents. The SmartSync solution lets acquirers incorporate PCI compliance information directly into their merchant management systems; customize specific PCI compliance data and reporting criteria; facilitate merchant billing; and Manage internal PCI compliance programs.