Payments News
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Reports

Tap to pay is taking off

“Last year at Visa Payments Forum, Visa’s annual conference for customers and partners, a major discussion was the expansion of tap to pay in the United States. As this year’s event begins in Chicago, Visa is excited to share that tapping to pay is becoming a reality across the U.S. and continues to gain momentum […]

On The Web

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Domains

Among Businesses, A Wider Array of Payouts to Consumers Is Gaining Attention

“Consumer-payments services are starting to garner attention among businesses, with 76% of banks having corporate customers asking for automated business-to-consumer payment services. That’s the word from Bottomline Technologies Inc. in its 2019 B2B Payments and Working Capital Management Strategies Survey, released this week. They survey of more than 300 financial professionals across North America and […]
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Reports

The Unequal Recovery: Measuring Financial Distress by ZIP Code

“Imagine an economy with two people, one of whom has $1 of wealth and the other $99. Imagine further that the poorer individual’s wealth drops to nothing the next year, while the other’s remains unchanged. A nationally aggregated statistic will observe $100 of wealth in the first period and $99 in the next, which represents […]
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Reports

Midigator’s The Year in Chargebacks 2019 Report

“Midigator’s The Year in Chargebacks report takes an in-depth look at payment disputes. The data provides unprecedented insight into why chargebacks happen, how to prevent and fight chargebacks more effectively, and what’s in store for the future. At Midigator, we believe data analysis is one of the most impactful elements of a successful chargeback management strategy. Data-driven […]
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Reports

Making Change: Payments, Perspectives, and Politics

“Depending on where you live, the concept of “cashless” is either a heated debate, the wave of the future, or a term you’ve never heard of. New Square data shows American consumers have grown less reliant on cash in the last four years, and the trend is spreading from coastal coffee shops to rural restaurants.”

On The Wires

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Reports

Digital Transformation of Finance Accelerates: Study Shows ~20% of Businesses Plan to Automate Accounts Payable Within One Year

“The survey revealed 43% of finance professionals work for companies that have either already implemented accounts payable automation technology (24%), or plan to within one year (19%). This represents a 30% increase over the number of companies responding similarly in last year’s survey, reflecting the increasingly mainstream adoption of automation technology by finance professionals.”
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