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One Year after EMV, What’s the Reality of Payments in the U.S.?

One Year after EMV, What’s the Reality of Payments in the U.S.?

by September 29, 2016 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

Talking about payments nowadays, and chances are you’ll hear a lot about Apple Pay, or the larger world of mobile payments or whether those six startups that let you pay with emojis have taken off. In other words, you’re probably hearing a lot about the future of payments, and notRead More

ANZ Unveils Hysterical ‘Pay by Bum’ Series of Ads [VIDEO]

ANZ Unveils Hysterical ‘Pay by Bum’ Series of Ads [VIDEO]

by June 6, 2016 at 10:32 am 1 comment

Playing off “fanny pay” humor, ANZ, the New Zealand bank, dropped three new “pay by whatever” ads yesterday that are just hysterical. The series urges consumers to “pay using your phone with ANZ,” and each ad shows an, er, unconventional way to use a phone for payment. The idea isRead More

Visa Europe Hits 1.1 Billion of Contactless Transactions

Visa Europe Hits 1.1 Billion of Contactless Transactions

by September 10, 2015 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Visa Europe has “just reached” 1.1 billion contactless transactions on the Continent in the past 12 months, the payments network disclosed today. Visa Europe made the revelation as it announced that it was chosen to provide contactless payments to Carrefour in Belgium. Carrefour is one of the major supermarket chains inRead More

Debit Card Payments Increase 532% Since 2000, But So Have Overdraft Fees

Debit Card Payments Increase 532% Since 2000, But So Have Overdraft Fees

by June 17, 2013 at 12:16 pm 0 comments

There’s a dark side to all the debit card growth in the US. Debit card payments have jumped 532% per US household since 2000, recent data released by the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau indicate . Especially since the credit crisis, debit card use has been advocated by everyone from Suze OrmanRead More