Read about the winter 2018 market snapshot, providing updates on the status of the U.S. EMV chip migration and contactless payments from the U.S. Payments Forum.
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Identity fraud reaches record levels as criminals adapt methods
Study from Javelin Strategy & Research shows identity fraud continuing to move online and increase in compl...
Target, Walmart Embrace Mobile Checkout
With the approaching holiday season, mobile checkout options are ready for customers at Target and Walmart.
Chase Launches Offers For Mobile Customers
Chase has announced the launch of Chase Offers, which will allow customers to find deals and earn statement credits when shopping at their favorite retail stores.
Survey Finds Middle Class Confident Despite Shaky Finances
CUNA Mutual Group warns of a disconnect between feelings and facts when it comes to members' short-term financial future and retirement.
Most ATMs vulnerable to hackers - report
Many ATMs from some of the world's biggest manufacturers are vulnerable to a host attacks and can be hacked in minutes, according to a report from Positive Technologies
The Future of Payments in the Age of Smart Devices
Any way you slice it, the expected customer experience is continuing to evolve, and if merchants want to create value and drive loyalty to their base, they’ll need to do so as well.
Target Confirms Twitter Scam Involving Bitcoin
Target’s Twitter account got hacked earlier Tuesday (Nov. 13), with the bad guys using the retailer’s Twitter feed to trick unsuspecting consumers into giving away cryptocurrency.
Chase: It's Time For Contactless Card Payments
Chase, the largest card issuer in the U.S., said Wednesday (Nov. 14) that it’s rolling out tap-to-pay functionality across its Chase Visa card portfolio.
U.S. Faster Payments Council Launches
The mission, structure and focus of the U.S. Faster Payments Council reflects the perspectives of the 27-member Governance Framework Formation team.
Next-Gen Holiday Shopping: New Research Shows Consumers Increasingly Adopting Tech-Driven Purchasing Habits
Citi Retail Services (CRS) announced the results of its third-annual nationwide study on evolving consumer shopping trends during the holiday season.
NEW DATA: Wages And Hopes Up, But Consumers Still Behind On Bills
Take a look into what is driving consumer financial behavior in Q2 2018.
Nordstrom Breach Exposes Data On 76K Employees
The company spokesperson said customer data was not affected in the breach.
Credit card issuers see progress in mobile transaction protocols amid challenges
A panel of credit card issuers at the recent Money20/20 conference offered a behind-the-scenes look at the challenges faced in keeping up with the rising use of apps and digital wallets.
HSBC Bank teams with Samsung on using smartwatches to boost bank branch interaction
Underlying the quest for improving communication within the branch is the premise that branches continue to play an important role in banking.
Building Smart Marketplaces With Smarter Payment Solutions
The Smarter Payments Tracker™ includes a data-rich Deep Dive that examines how faster payment systems are ushering in changes to the B2B and B2C payment markets.
Stolen Credentials: The Hot Commodity for Cybercriminals
This is becoming such a widespread problem that the amount of stolen credentials detected in botnets has shot up exponentially by an eye-popping 141%, according to a recent report.
Cashless Retail Hard To Swallow For Most Consumers
Opposition to the cash ban believe the model discriminates against consumers without bank accounts or credit cards.
How We Will Pay 2018 Edition
In collaboration with Visa, PYMNTS study reveal how consumer trends have evolved since last year’s study.
Getting Help With P2P Mistakes
P2P providers like Venmo and Zelle are rolling out new features to help.
Walmart Credit Cards: Playing Hardball in Payments (Again)
The long term question is how this will affect the private label credit card business going forward.
Adobe predicts record $124B in online holiday shopping, led by mobile surge