Cardpool Launches Its First Mobile Application

Cardpool Launches Its First Mobile Application

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Cardpool launched its first mobile application, providing a new platform for consumers to sell, buy, store and redeem discounted gift cards on their mobile phones. OS users who download the free Cardpool mobile app in the iTunes Store can buy pre-owned gift cards for top brands at a discount or earn…

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Fingerprint Cards Unveils FPCLiveTouch

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Fingerprint Cards (FPC) introduces a novel solution FPCLiveTouch that further improves security for fingerprint sensors by being capable of identifying spoofs. Such spoofs are sometimes referred to as fake fingers. This brings security to a new level without requiring additional hardware and without impact on verification time. The new solution is…

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Fingerprint Cards Unveils FPCLiveTouch

MasterCard Expands Cardholder Controls Big Time

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MasterCard has unveiled plans to raise the bar on everyday peace of mind, creating global consistency across a series of controls and alerts offered to cardholders. The features – which deliver greater convenience and real-time access to account information — are offered to help protect issuers, merchants and cardholders from fraud.…

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Loylogics Hits Full Stride with PointsPay Checkout

Loylogics Hits Full Stride with PointsPay Checkout

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Swiss-based Loylogic has developed a new solution to allow loyalty program members to spend their miles and points when shopping online.   The innovative solution, with unique access to multiple loyalty currencies, allows customers to browse and shop as usual in their favorite online stores. At checkout, users then have the option to…

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Africa Visa Openness Index Needs Payments

Africa Visa Openness Index Needs Payments

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] The African Development Bank has launched the first Africa Visa Openness Index, which shows how Africa remains largely closed off to African travelers. On average Africans need visas to travel to 55% of other African countries, can get visas on arrival in only 25% of other countries and don’t need a…

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FDIC Screws Up Big Time with Credit Card Chargebacks

FDIC Screws Up Big Time with Credit Card Chargebacks

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] When the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) disclosed in 2014 that they were withdrawing a list they created of merchant categories that were deemed high risk and warranted heightened attention, they acknowledged that this list was used by issuing banks as justification to sever ties with merchants who fell into these…

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Virtual Reality is Super Hot for Users & Investors

Virtual Reality is Super Hot for Users & Investors

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Virtual reality is super hot and immerses consumers in sensory and personalized experiences, empowering them to interact with products and services. With mobile devices capable of delivering rich VR experiences, shoppers can tour a store or try on a new fashion anywhere, at any time. The retail environment is constantly changing…

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Mobeewave Contactless Payments on Horizon

Mobeewave Contactless Payments on Horizon

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Mobeewave is unveiling its patented secure contactless payment-acceptance capability for mobile payment applications at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Integrated into a mobile wallet or mobile banking application, can provide a True Wallet Experience for consumers, by allowing them to receive as well as make electronic proximity payment via…

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Breaking News Mentions in CardFlash February 16th 2016

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Breaking News: AVT (PayRange); INTELLING (EU M-Pay); HYPERWALLET (CarHopper); and NICE (KeyBank). AVT – AVT will incorporate the PayRange mobile payment system on the company’s innovative, new coffee kiosks. The Bluetooth-enabled payment device gives customers unparalleled freedom from carrying cash and credit cards, along with unprecedented convenience. INTELLING – Mobile wallet transactions…

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Datacap Systems & WorldPay Complete US EMV Certification

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] PA-based Datacap Systems has completed US EMV level 3 certification with WorldPay and released an EMV-capable version of NETePay available for download immediately. NETePay for WorldPay’s host-based processing platform provides hundreds of point of sale providers with the ability to deliver US EMV functionality via an evolving list of PIN Pads…

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Official Credit Card of NASCAR Unveiled by Credit One

Official Credit Card of NASCAR Unveiled by Credit One

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Credit One Bank unveiled the Official Credit Card of NASCAR. The Credit One Bank NASCAR credit card provides 1 percent cash back on eligible purchases and 2 percent cash back on purchases made at NASCAR.com. Card members will also have access to exclusive one-of-a-kind NASCAR experiences, discounts, and promotions. This new credit…

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