Contactless payments

December 3, 2019 11:08 AM
Apple has launched its contactless Apple Pay Express Transit Mode, which does not require authentication such as Touch ID, for the Transport for London mass transit services.
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December 3, 2019 12:01 AM
Adoption of contactless is already well under way, and in a few years consumers will likely look back and recall the bad old days when valuable time was taken up waiting for transactions be processed and wonder how they ever coped without the speed, ease and convenience of contactless payment cards, writes Fiserv's Jamie Topolski.
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November 8, 2019 1:19 PM
The adoption of payment cards over cash varies by nation, but debit ruled nearly everywhere on the continent.
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November 4, 2019 3:21 PM
Discover Financial Services has promised to issue all new and replacement cards in the contactless format.
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By David Cox
October 16, 2019 12:01 AM
Even the homeless are getting on board with contactless payments, through a new U.K. wide initiative between Swedish payments company iZettle and the Big Issue Foundation, which enables homeless people to become street vendors by selling its its Big Issue magazines.
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October 10, 2019 12:05 AM
Cash is not dead, but the burdens of ensuring access threaten to break long-standing ecosystems that sustain traditional payments.
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October 7, 2019 5:03 PM
Contactless payment transaction volume is soaring in Canada to the point where total credit card transaction volume is edging out debit card transactions for the first time because many consumers are using credit cards to tap and pay.
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October 4, 2019 12:01 AM
Transit systems want to use contactless and open payment systems to address ridership declines, an innovative strategy that nonetheless is riddled with pain points due to how transit has traditionally modernized.
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September 27, 2019 11:46 AM
In the payments world, Scharf is best known as the CEO of Visa Inc. from 2012 to 2016, where his strategies for faster payments, fintech partnerships and other key issues may shed light on what he has planned when he becomes CEO of Wells Fargo.
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September 27, 2019 12:01 AM
Checkout-free tech has only just left the gate, but has tons of promise as a way to shed lines and collect data — just the mix that sports facilities are looking for.
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