When Will Mobile Wallets Be Commonplace?

  • Peter Olynick
  • October 20, 2015
Not long ago, debit cards were a relatively small percentage of the total payment card volume. I had a friend who made a prediction each January that,...

US Bank Pay in the Works

  • JJ Hornblass
  • March 5, 2015
US Bancorp is working on launching US Bank Pay. The disclosure was made by a company executive at Bank Innovation 2015, this blog’s annual event...

First Look at Samsung Pay [VIDEO]

  • JJ Hornblass
  • March 2, 2015
Samsung introduced its new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge yesterday in Madrid, and Samsung Pay, its contactless payment initiative built on LoopPay technology,...

2014 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 22

  • Ian Kar
  • July 1, 2014
16. Shamir Karkal, cofounder and CFO of Simple Simple is — or was — one of fintech’s prized startups. A branchless bank, Simple has manage...