Mobile payments

Expensify launches corporate card that donates to homeless charity

01/13/20

The new Karma Points card donates 10% of revenue to charitable funds established by the company that help people living on the street.

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When open banking and data privacy collide

12/11/19

Banks are increasingly sharing data and must brace for new regulations protecting that data.

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Mobile and web onboarding are two different animals

12/06/19

With customers now having the opportunity to onboard across multiple devices and channels, or even through a call center, the likelihood of an inconsistent experience is drastically increased, Neal Keene of Intelledox says.

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The gaping security holes plaguing real-time payments

12/01/19

Stephen Ranzini, CEO of University Bank, says The Clearing House's RTP and Early Warning's Zelle handle enrollment, encryption and authentication insecurely.

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'We don't hear people say, I love my bank'

11/18/19

Bryce VanDiver and Daniela Hawkins at Capco make the case that offering easy-to-use payment rewards is the way to win the loyalty of digital-only customers.

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Neobanks pose latest threat to prepaid card issuer Green Dot

11/08/19

Earlier this decade, a boom in low-cost prepaid cards undercut the firm's business model. Now the fiercest competition is coming from venture capital-backed startups that offer accounts with no overdraft fees.

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Need to move $1.6 billion? Bank of America has an app for that

11/08/19

This summer, an international electronics company completed a $1.6 billion payment by mobile phone, the biggest transaction ever on the bank's CashPro app, according to Bank of America.

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Is Big Tech’s ‘for the people’ rhetoric legit?

11/03/19

Large tech companies have been driving home the message that they can help the many Americans who struggle financially. But there are good reasons to be skeptical of their intentions.

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Is Uber Wallet a challenger bank—or something more ambitious?

10/28/19

Uber launched a series of financial services to provide real-time wage payments and enhanced account features in a single app, seemingly putting Uber in the role of a digital bank.

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PayPal’s Synchrony pact gives rise to a Venmo credit card

10/17/19

Venmo’s P2P social payment app has become a major part of PayPal’s retail strategy, a play that’s getting a boost from a Synchrony co-branded credit card.

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