Amazon Launches Digital Currency for Kindle Fire Customers May 13, 2013After filing an application for a mobile wallet patent last month, Amazon continues to make moves in payments by adding a new digital currency, Amazon Coins, for its app store. Banks Must Think Differently About Customer Experience In A Branchless Digital Environment April 29, 2013As interest in digital bank accounts increases, banks must rethink customer experience from an all-digital branchless perspective. Broadridge, Zumbox Partner on Digital Customer Communications April 22, 2013The technology vendors are targeting financial services firms looks to reduce paper mail and printing costs.
Requiem For The Bank Branch? April 17, 2013Banks are reconsidering the role of branches, as big data insights continue to reshape bankers' understanding of their customers and the best way to serve and engage them. MasterCard Launches Digital Wallet Service in Canada April 11, 2013The company has officially launched its MasterPass wallet product; the U.S. roll out is expected later in the spring.
U.S. Bank Rolls Out Mobile Photo Bill Pay March 07, 2013The bank expects the service to entice customers to migrate to digital channels.
The New Bank Fee Model? February 07, 2013Deloitte reports that there is growing consumer sentiment for a pay-by-transaction plan when it comes to bank fees.
Digital Wallets Have Yet to Capture Consumer Awareness February 05, 2013A report by comScore finds that only about half of U.S. consumers are knowledgable about digital wallets.
Celent Report Explores Top Payments Trends January 07, 2013Celent released its annual report on the top 10 trends in today's retail payments market, which focused on digital wallets, regulations and alternative payments. PayPal's President Weighs in On Payments Disruptions Coming in 2013 December 18, 2012David Marcus, PayPal's president, offered up his predictions for the innovations to come in the payments in 2013 yesterday on PayPal's blog. Consumers Say Smartphone Payments Will Replace Cash and Cards, Study Finds December 12, 2012In a new poll by Harris Interactive the majority of consumers said they believe smartphones will become the preferred payment method for most transactions in the future. Monitise Adds Mint to Its Mobile Money Platform for Banks December 11, 2012A new deal with Intuit Financial Services means that Monitise will offer banks the chance to incorporate Mint, a popular personal financial management service, into mobile banking apps. Digital Wallets Turn A Corner November 30, 2012The beginning of the holiday season has brought some positive tidings for the growth of mobile wallets. Bank Systems & Technology looks at the road - and challenges - ahead.
Square Wallet Now Accepted at Starbucks November 08, 2012After the partnership between Square and Starbucks last summer, Starbucks customers can now pay for their coffee in-store with the Square Wallet. BillGuard's Transaction Monitoring Added To Lemon's Digital Wallet November 05, 2012BillGuard is extending it's reach in the digital wallets space, forming a new partnership that will add it's solution for transaction monitoring to the Lemon Wallet. Walmart Takes on Banks October 08, 2012The retailing giant and American Express have teamed up to offer an alternative to traditional checking and debit accounts. Customer-Centricity, Big Data Key Themes of BS&T's 2012 Executive Summit October 01, 2012Customer-centricity in a multi-channel environment and using data and analytics to know your customer better were among the major topics discussed during the first day of Bank Systems & Technology's seventh annual Executive Summit.
Cloud vs. NFC: What the iPhone 5 Says About Where Digital Wallets Stand Today September 19, 2012Apple's decision to disregard an NFC component in the iPhone 5 illustrates just how far the technology is from adoption - and may present an opportunity for cloud-based digital wallets. PayPal Expands Digital Wallet Inking New Deal with Discover Card August 22, 2012PayPal's digital wallet will be available to any merchant who accepts Discover Card starting in 2013. TruStone FCU Selects Fiserv Account Processing Solution July 20, 2012Acumen is designed to integrate with Fiserv digital services and other products.