Monday, August 01, 2011
The verdict on debit card swipe fees is in, but few people are cheering. Like a mother doling out lollipops to her kids, the Federal Reserve Board was short on candy for most of the key parties.
Thursday, July 28, 2011
BNP Paribas Fortis, Belgium's largest bank, is moving to a new version of the Money Transfer System (MTS) from ACI Worldwide.
Friday, July 22, 2011
When times are tough, it is the little extra things that make a difference.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Tying a traditional loyalty program to social and location-based check-ins can be an easy way for businesses to attract customers and make money. Here’s how to determine whether it’s worth it for your business and then how to pull it off.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Integrating new credit card systems into a payments hub provides a more agile and holistic payments processing capability.
Friday, July 01, 2011
Banks made a few gains this week in the debit interchange debate, after the Federal Reserve announced June 29 it would offer a 1-cent per transaction incentive for fraud prevention investments tied to debit-card transactions.
Thursday, May 05, 2011
It's starting to feel like you should almost never have to pay full price. With retailers' rewards programs getting increasingly sophisticated, preferred customers can get discounts: points they can turn into store credit, coupons printed on sales receipts, the opportunity to buy merchandise before the general public—even secret password and birthday sales.
Monday, May 02, 2011
It is clear that Near Field Communication (NFC) technology is making a huge impact in the financial services and payments world.
Friday, April 08, 2011
Many consumers are not happy with retail loyalty card programs, including those tied to cobranded credit cards, new research suggests.
Friday, April 01, 2011
Outsourcing can offer benefits to banks whose card business and brand are not strategic priorities, and achieving the lowest cost per unit in the highly developed credit card space can make the economics of outsourcing sound.