The campaign by retailers to prod the card networks and banks to move to total Chip & PIN in the U.S. and away from Chip & SIG is gaining more traction. A group of nine attorneys general dispatched a letter to the nation’s top credit card companies and banks.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: ACSI (Index); NCR (Marathon); GOLDMONEY (content); and MERCATOR (report).
FNBO’s First Bankcard has landed the Northern Illinois University Alumni Association, representing more than 200,000 NIU alumni worldwide, for the launch of the new NIU Alumni Visa Card.
Naples, FL-based ACI Worldwide welcomes the nation’s leading community banks, credit unions, and industry partners and experts to its annual ACI Technovation Conference, September 14-16, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.
Meijer announced that its free digital savings program, mPerks, is turning 5 this week and has already set a company record with $100 million in savings to customers this year.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features Integrity Payment Systems.
Fifth Third Bank will support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) in a promotion giving customers $150, and gives $150 to SU2C when customers open a new Essential Checking Account with direct deposit, and make three online bill payments.
Experian Data Breach Resolution issued a white paper on the current state of data breach legislation that shapes how companies must prepare for and respond to a data breach.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features Vormittag Associates, Inc (VAI), a specialist in ERP software.
First National Bank (Slayton, Minnesota), and First National Bank (Davenport, Iowa), now offer the BlazePays Visa Prepaid Cards powered by Capital Prepaid Services. Under the banks’ agent programs which are managed by Capital Prepaid Services, these Minnesota and Iowa banks are now able to cost-effectively tap into the prepaid market, which is one of the fastest growing payment markets.
Slightly more than one in five dollars (21%) of U.S. business revenues come from the middle market, and these firms employ over one in four workers (28%) in the private sector. Middle market companies have led job growth since 2008, with a 4.4% increase in private sector employment”outperforming both smaller businesses (less than $10 million in revenues) and the largest companies (more than $1 billion in revenues).
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Dr. Dimitrios Karayiannis serves as Chief Development Officer, Executive Vice President of Research & Development and System Solutions of INSIDE Secure.