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.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: ACCEPTEMAIL (WU); MYBANKTRACKER (awards); and ACCEPTMAIL (reseller);
UK-based eMerchantPay has joined the UATP Network as a Master Merchant to help online travel agencies and booking engines reach out to new business travel customers by accepting UATP.
PaymentVision inked a deal with Megasys. This partnership allows clients of Megasys to process electronic payments – credit card, debit card, or ACH – in one-time, recurring, and fee-based transactions from directly within the Megasys Omega and FA systems.
Bitcoin payment processor Snapcard Inc. announced its partnership with São Paulo-based payment gateway AZPay, allowing hundreds of merchants worldwide to accept bitcoin payments and receive instant settlements in the digital currency. Merchants using AZPay’s payment gateway platform can now accept bitcoin with a simple click of a button.
With a highly banked population and a reputation around the world for being fiscally responsible, a new survey reveals that many Canadian consumers face challenges with the current ways they manage their finances, budget and pay for goods. As a result, Canadians from coast to coast are considering new financial tools to help them solve these problems and take control of their financial lives.
First Data will support its clients’ integration of Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay, when it launches in the UK next month.
Walgreens launched its app for Apple Watch that helps people take medications as prescribed through the easy-to-use Pill Reminder and Refill Reminder features as well as make easy payments. Walgreens also announcedthe planned integration of Balance Rewards with Apple Pay, coming this fall to stores with the launch of rewards support for Apple Pay.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: PINTEREST (Shopify); VISA (FireEye); MERCATOR (EMV); and PROPAY (LenderPay).
Fiserv inked Bank of the West for a redesigned online banking service built on the Corillian Online platform from Fiserv. The enhanced service for personal and business customers features a clean, intuitive design that puts money movement and management capabilities front and center.
The migration to EMV chip cards may not be completed until sometime in 2018. A new survey of the big card issuers finds 98% of their credit and debit cards will contain EMV chips by the end of 2017.
MasterCard is taking an equity stake in First Performance to grow First Performance’s ability to offer payment card issuers and processors self-service tools for cardholders. The deal is a global extension of a license for the proprietary MasterCard In Control technology.