Forrester: PayPal Most Trusted Provider for a Digital Wallet December 04, 2013A new survey found that more consumers would trust PayPal than their bank or card issuer to be their digital wallet provider. Cash Not Accepted Here December 02, 2013Smart phones are chipping away at the physical dollar's dominance.
How to Change Consumer Behavior to Adopt Mobile Payments November 20, 2013Two mobile payments ventures, MyCheck and PayPal, explain how they think they can hook customers on mobile payments. How Retailers Could Dominate the Mobile Payments Market November 12, 2013The concept of the mobile wallet hasn’t gained a foothold with consumers, which could open up an opportunity for merchant apps to grab the mobile payments market. How Banks Can Leverage Mobile Network Operators for Security October 30, 2013Mobile network operators are starting to take steps to open up their security infrastructure for other enterprises to leverage. Low Value Transactions: A Mobile Payments Dilemma October 15, 2013Lowering processing costs cloud open up an opportunity for mobile payments to gain traction in low value payments. The Future Marriage of Virtual Currency and Mobile Payments in Canada September 27, 2013Virtual currency and mobile payments could make a perfect combination in Canada, which could also lead to wider virtual currency adoption elsewhere.
Apple, Always the Elephant in the Mobile Payments Room September 26, 2013As Blackberry and Samsung have enabled NFC on all of their new handsets sold in Canada, Apple has conspicuously refused to join the growing mobile payments market. Geography, Collaboration and Innovation in Canada’s Mobile Payments Market September 25, 2013Canada’s major banks, telcos and IT companies are all neighbors in Ontario, and have been quick to partner on mobile payments solutions. Mobile Wallets, Tailored For Credit Unions September 24, 2013Mobile payments technology provider CU Wallets has launched a mobile wallet application for credit unions.
Mobile Payments and Our Neighbors to the North September 24, 2013This week BS&T will be examining the development of the mobile payments market in Ontario, Canada, and looking for lessons that could apply to the U.S. market. The Death of the NFC Mobile Wallet? September 18, 2013Developments in the mobile wallet space this week seem to indicate a shift towards cloud-based payment methods.
MasterCard Shows Off Its Vision of the Future of Mobile Commerce September 12, 2013At its Innovation Showcase in New York City MasterCard demonstrated a number of new capabilities to elevate customer experience in mobile commerce. PayPal’s New App Adds New Payment Options and Shopping Features September 06, 2013PayPal aims to offer more flexible payments options for customers to use their mobile device for in-store purchases, and made improvements to the customer shopping experience. NFC Payments Expand in Canada August 13, 2013Monitise and Desjardins partner on a new mobile payment solution. Mobile Wallets: Hype Vs. Reality August 12, 2013Many consumers still haven't yet been convinced that paying with a mobile device is any more convenient than using their credit cards.
Isis Will Include Prepaid Accounts In Mobile Wallet August 09, 2013The mobile wallet venture will include American Express Serve prepaid accounts for users when it is rolled out later this year. Turning Social Networks into Mobile Payment Networks August 01, 2013Monitise, Blackberry and PermataBank enabled customers in Indonesia to make social payments with their mobile devices, a move that highlighted some lessons U.S. banks can apply in mobile services as well. Isis Poised For National Rollout Later This Year August 01, 2013The mobile wallet provider has already been piloted in select markets.
Wintrust Pilots ATM Withdrawal Via Mobile Wallet July 25, 2013Wintrust Financial Corporation is piloting a solution to enable cash withdrawal at Diebold ATMs through Paydiant and FIS mobile wallet.