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4 Emerging Trends in the Mobile Payments Space

These days mobile devices can handle just about everything that the customers and business owners need to work on and make a success. Shopping, social lives, and bill payments are just some of the many daily tasks that can be… Read More

How Point of Sale Systems Help Small Retailers

A point of sale (POS) system is an amalgamation of hardware, software and payment transfer protocols for retailers. For businesses of different scales (small, medium or large), POS system offer different specific features. When talking about a small business, it… Read More

Latino and Black Millennials ‘Financially Fragile,’ Report Says

Millennials are “financially fragile,” with Latinx and black populations faring worse than their white counterparts, according to a new report. Young Invincibles, an advocacy group committed to expanding economic opportunities for millennials (ages 18 to 34 as of 2015), published… Read More

Stepping into the digital wallet age

For consumers who use digital wallets for transactions at the cash register, paying with the swish of a mobile device is more convenient than handing over a credit card or cash. A digital wallet allows consumers to make electronic payments… Read More

Interest in Mobile Payments on the Rise

Consumer interest in using connected devices outfitted with payment technology is growing in a market where voice-controlled assistants and wearable devices are becoming part of the cultural landscape, according to a new study by Visa. They found that more people… Read More

Corporations Can Use Prepaid Cards, Too

Editor’s note: More companies are using prepaid payroll cards as a way of paying employees. These cards act a lot like a credit or debit card, but with less expense involved. In our prior posts in this series, we coveredRead More

Mastercard by the Numbers

Think you know Mastercard? Think again. We are a technology company in the payments space connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses worldwide, enabling them to use electronic forms of payment instead of cash and checks. Check out this… Read More