Mobile Payment Sees boost During the Holidays

Marred with security concerns and consumer suspicion of new technology, the use of mobile payment apps has not been as prominent amongst Americans as many in the mobile industry had hoped. However, this holiday season has seen a significant boost in the use of mobile payment applications. Recent industry figures paint a more optimistic and

Mobile Payment Processing Poised To Takeover

As people increasingly use their mobile phone it is inevitable that mobile transactions will grow. A report from BI Intelligence has found that there is rapid growth in mobile transaction volume. This is changing the mobile payment processing industry, especially in regard to credit and debit card payments. Consumers and merchants alike are using mobile

New Wave of Mobile Payment Processing and Marketing Apps Court Merchants

The gap between the phone and the wallet for Americans continues to narrow. Mobile marketing and advertising is coming together with merchants to not only offer mobile payment processing, but also to put marketing tools such as coupons in consumers’ pocket.   Merchants have long been facilitators of customers making payments and in the mobile

Smarter Security Means You Can Access Cash from Smartphone

Smartphone loves can rejoice: It will soon be possible to use your phone to access an ATM. ATM maker Diebold Inc. is testing a cash-dispensing-only ATM that relies on a mobile wallet to authenticate the consumer, eschewing a PIN pad and card reader. The ATM, now in test at the Diebold Federal Credit Union, which