D+H Payments Goes to Bed With The Clearing House

D+H Payments Goes to Bed With The Clearing House

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] DH is partnering with The Clearing House to provide real-time payments to U.S. financial institutions. Financial institutions will now be able to use D+H’s payments, core and channel applications to access TCH’s ubiquitous real-time payment system in the United States, making payments seamless, certain, and frictionless. D+H’s payments technology already supports…

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Stripe Expands Stripe Atlas to Cuban Entrepreneurs

Stripe Expands Stripe Atlas to Cuban Entrepreneurs

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Stripe announced the expansion of Stripe Atlas to include Cuban entrepreneurs. This a big deal to coincide with President Obama’s historic Cuban trip. For the first time, Atlas will give Cuban entrepreneurs access to: — an incorporated U.S. business entity — a U.S. bank account for the newly-created U.S. entity —…

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USAT Ankles Metzger to the Company's Board of Directors

USAT Ankles Metzger to the Company’s Board of Directors

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] USA Technologies, has ankled WageWork’s Robert Metzger to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Metzger was appointed to the Board on March 11th, increasing the size of the Board from six to seven members. In addition, USAT has appointed Michael K. Lawlor, 54, as the chief services officer responsible for oversight…

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Wells Fargo Gets Serious with Credit Card Rewards

Wells Fargo Gets Serious with Credit Card Rewards

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Wells Fargo has unveiled a major credit card rewards program to all customers with a rewards-based credit card from Wells Fargo. WithGo Far Rewards customers can redeem their rewards at any Wells Fargo ATM, use rewards toward their qualifying Wells Fargo checking or savings account or apply toward the principal balance…

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Green Dot and Uber Buddy for Uber Checking by GoBank

Green Dot and Uber Buddy for Uber Checking by GoBank

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Green Dot and Uber announced a customized business account version of Green Dot’s award winning GoBank mobile checking account for Uber’s driver-partners. Uber Checking by GoBank provides Uber driver-partners with a special kind of business checking account that reflects their entrepreneurial spirit and their fast, on-the-go, technology fueled lifestyle. The partnership…

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Oberthur Shows Motion Code Cards are Red Hot

Oberthur Shows Motion Code Cards are Red Hot

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Oberthur Technologies (OT) released the results of a survey which shows eighty percent of respondents would be more likely to use a MOTION CODE-enabled card vs. one with a printed, static CVV for online shopping. The static printed code (CVV) is replaced by a mini-screen that displays an automatically refreshed code…

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Digital Partners with the Leading Swiss Operator Swisscom

Digital Partners with the Leading Swiss Operator Swisscom

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] DOCOMO Digital has partnered with the leading Swiss operator Swisscom to enable physical goods to be purchased online and paid for directly onto a customer’s phone bill. With a simple API integration, retailers of physical goods will be able now to offer Swisscom Direct Carrier Billing (Easypay) as a new payment…

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Discover Freeze It Receives a Digital Edge Award

Discover Freeze It Receives a Digital Edge Award

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Discover was named a Digital Edge 25 award winner for the development of the Freeze It technology, a feature that allows customers to instantly freeze their credit cards if misplaced or stolen. The seamless technology allows Discover customers to freeze or unfreeze their accounts via the mobile app, online browser or…

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Chinese Shoppers Bang the Hell Out of Alipay & Tenpay

Chinese Shoppers Bang the Hell Out of Alipay & Tenpay

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] The number of online payment users in China reached over a third of a trillion in mid-2015, accounting for more than 50% of Internet users. According to the latest yStats.com’s report, the online payment landscape in Asia-Pacific remains dynamic. Third-party payment services, such as Alipay and Tenpay, were the leading payment…

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Other: PRESTIGEPAY; ASPEX and ENTRUST

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] In Other News: PRESTIGEPAY (Titan); ASPEX (Frontier) and ENTRUST (Commerce). PRESTIGEPAY – PrestigePay has completed the acquisition of Titan Card, a provider of prepaid products and services for the sub-prime automotive industry. PrestigePay partnered with Titan’s President, Andy Fox, who will continue to lead the automotive dealer recruitment effort under the…

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NFC Forum Issues New Specifications w/Connection Handover

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] The NFC Forum has issued publication of one candidate and two adopted specifications, following approval by the Board of Directors. Available from the NFC Forum website, the specifications enhance the performance and security of NFC services. New candidate specification: • Connection Handover Candidate Technical Specification 1.4 defines the structure and sequence…

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Survey finds Physical Credit Cards to Disappear by 2030

Survey finds Physical Credit Cards to Disappear by 2030

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] New survey shows mobile payments will be secure enough to the point where traditional methods (such as cash and credit cards) would no longer be required, 70% of respondents indicated a major shift by 2030. IEEE announced the findings of an online survey that detail more than 1,900 technology enthusiasts’ views…

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