According to Marketwatch, the 2017 holiday shopping season promises to be the second best since the end of the great recession – growing by 5.7 over the 2016 season.
Marquee tech brands are venturing into digital payments, crowdfunding and more. Is this the new frontier for financial services?
Michael Phelps is the most decorated swimmer in history and he’s heading to the THINK 18 stage to share his insights on how setting your sights, working your hardest and competing with conviction can help you win the day.
Even as new forms of electronic payments explode on the scene, we continue to hear it: Cash is king.
Is innovation really rampant in financial services? This week’s must-reads highlight global award-winners and Money 20/20 trends, but also pose the question of iteration vs. true innovation.
The Money 20/20 conference, held in Las Vegas last week, always brings the best buzz in payments and security innovation. We cherry picked coverage from the conference in our must-reads below.
How you interact with members defines your brand in their eyes more than any other factor.
Here’s a question you don’t see often enough: Is the future friendly? Are we going to like the next ten years? This week we’re taking an up-close look at the members who might have been with CUNA Mutual’s study of the non-member population.
As lawmakers gear up to revise significant portions of financial regulations, financial institutions can use this breather to shore up their existing programs and systems.
Product Manager, Debit
As fraudsters increasingly up the ante with their tactics, it is more important than ever for financial institutions to take proactive prevention measures.
VP, Risk & Consumer Services
An on-point reissue strategy is a must in this era of constant compromise and high expectations for immediacy.
ATMs are far from a thing of the past. Cash remains king in America, and ATMs continue evolving to meet consumers’ changing needs.
While avoiding chip cards can seemingly keep transaction speeds lightening-like, the cost of such behavior can be fraud.
Product Manager, Credit
While rewards are a favorite among consumers, they aren’t the only value-add feature mobile payment offerings can have.
Manager, Product Strategy
Fraud Prevention Manager
Robocalls, social media schemes and criminals posing as fraud investigators are just a few tricks likely to pick up steam this year.
As the call for less cash, more plastic gets louder in emerging markets, debit card usage is likely to grow.
As more debit cards are upgrade to EMV chips, it is important to understand merchants’ roles in the transaction process.
More previously unbanked consumers worldwide are joining the banking system leading to a significant rise in debit growth.
As the season of gift giving ramps up, consumers may be looking for alternative ways to pay. Prepaid debit cards offer the convenience of built-in budgeting with enhanced security.
As UberCard joins the Mexican payment space, financial institutions should consider similarly creative ways to boost their debit card programs.