Post Tagged with: "Square Cash"

Square Virtual Cards Now Work with Apple Pay

Square Virtual Cards Now Work with Apple Pay

by December 7, 2016 at 12:08 pm 0 comments

Users of Square’s virtual payment cards can now link those cards to their Apple Wallets, expanding the company’s reach in the payments sphere once again—this time with Square Cash leading the way. The tie-in was announced yesterday at the Recode Code Commerce event in San Francisco by Square CEO Jack Dorsey.Read More

PayPal Adds Ability to Pay with Siri — But Not iMessage [VIDEO]

PayPal Adds Ability to Pay with Siri — But Not iMessage [VIDEO]

by November 10, 2016 at 5:05 pm 1 comment

PayPal is joining the platform party on iOS. In September, Venmo — along with Circle, neobank Monzo, and Square Cash — took advantage of the platformization of Siri and iMessage and tied their services into the voice and text-based mediums. Today, PayPal added the ability to send and receive moneyRead More

Circle, Square, and Venmo Tie Into Siri & iMessage

Circle, Square, and Venmo Tie Into Siri & iMessage

by September 20, 2016 at 11:44 am 1 comment

With the launch of iOS 10 on Sept. 13, new payment functionality was enabled for Siri, iOS’s voice-activated virtual assistant, and iMessage, Apple’s text-based messaging platform. The first wave of payments apps on Apple’s newly platformized apps are: Venmo, the P2P payments platform from PayPal; Square Cash, from mobile payments serviceRead More

Zelle Power: Thoughts Behind the EW Re-Branding

Zelle Power: Thoughts Behind the EW Re-Branding

by August 30, 2016 at 9:42 am 1 comment

I would imagine — having never actually done either — that naming a company is like naming a baby: you want a name that stays true to your goals and values, quickly evokes a positive response from others, and carries the internal potential to rule supreme over all of theRead More

MasterCard and Visa Join ClearXchange Realtime Payments Network

MasterCard and Visa Join ClearXchange Realtime Payments Network

by August 2, 2016 at 4:41 pm 7 comments

Realtime has gone prime time with the addition of Visa and MasterCard to the clearXchange payments network. Today, Early Warning, which owns clearXchange, expanded its realtime payments network by adding both the Mastercard Send and Visa Direct platforms, a move that will allow nearly every U.S. debit card holder to send andRead More

Citi Appears to Be Pursuing Deal with Square Cash

Citi Appears to Be Pursuing Deal with Square Cash

by June 29, 2016 at 10:51 am 6 comments

Is Citigroup going to partner with Square to offer the startup’s peer-to-peer payments service to Citi customers? That’s the implication from a recently published article in Fortune. Square Cash was launched by Square in 2013 for P2P payments. The service is available in the U.S., and for both personal orRead More

Chase 3rd Bank to Launch Realtime ClearXChange Payments

Chase 3rd Bank to Launch Realtime ClearXChange Payments

by June 14, 2016 at 5:10 pm 3 comments

Three banks are now live with realtime peer-to-peer payments on the ClearXchange network: U.S. Bank, Bank of America, and as of yesterday, JPMorgan Chase. U.S. Bank and Bank of America joined the realtime network in March. P2P payments were realtime within Chase since 2012, but now they are realtime amongRead More

Apple’s iOS 10 Offers Significant New Platforms for Payments

Apple’s iOS 10 Offers Significant New Platforms for Payments

by June 13, 2016 at 3:56 pm 4 comments

The payments news from Apple seemed sparse compared to other flashier offerings at today’s Worldwide Developers Conference, but significant new payment platforms within the iOS were quietly announced. Ben Brown of the bank consultancy First Annapolis tweeted: WWDC payments news in a tweet: Apple Pay in/coming to 9 markets, comingRead More

Tax Apps Drop While Credit Karma Retains Title

Tax Apps Drop While Credit Karma Retains Title

by March 31, 2016 at 10:48 am 0 comments

Last week Credit Karma passed Chase Mobile to slip into first place on both Android and iOS platforms. Maybe tax season has mobile users worrying about their credit history, or contemplating borrowing some cash? Maybe not. Tax worries seem to already be a thing of the past. Google Wallet rose to seventh place on Android, while IRS2Go droppedRead More

Top 20 Finance Apps: After Black Friday, Mobile Payments Everywhere

Top 20 Finance Apps: After Black Friday, Mobile Payments Everywhere

by November 30, 2015 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

How did mobile payments do on Black Friday? To look at the Top 20 free financial apps for the two dominant smartphone platforms, you’d think everyone was using mobile payments to do their holiday shopping. On Google Play, the Android Pay app continued its steady climb up the rankings toRead More