Payments News

On The Web

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Tech

How Snapchat and Instagram could grow the payments ecosystem

“Through a deal with Square, Snapchat users can add a debit card, type a dollar amount into Snapchat’s text-chat feature, and hit a green “pay” button to send money to someone instantly. It’s effectively a white labeling of Square Cash that gives friends 24 hours to accept the payment before it’s refunded to the sender, […]
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Reports

Study: Consumers More Satisfied With Banking, Card Apps

“Customer satisfaction with banking and credit card apps has increased in the past year as more customers adopt digital as their primary interaction channel with their providers. According to a pair of new studies by J.D. Power — the 2018 U.S. Banking App Satisfaction Study and the U.S. Credit Card App Satisfaction Study — U.S. […]
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Tech

Grab Expands To Payments, Groceries, Food Delivery With ‘Superapp’

“Now on its sixth year, Grab recently marked its 2-billion ride milestone. In April, Uber handed over its regional operations to Grab in exchange for a stake.  GrabPay, the firm’s cashless payment similar to WeChat and Alipay, is at the center of the new interface. It is currently available in Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia.”
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On The Wires

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Tech

Park ‘N Fly Launches New Mobile App

“Park ‘N Fly, the nation’s leader in off-airport parking, launches its newly renovated mobile app to enrich the parking experience of the “on-the-go” customer. Customers will now be able to enjoy a relevant and personalized user-experience while having the ability to reserve parking, access important information, and take advantage of Park ‘N Fly’s Frequent Parker […]
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Tech

UnionPay International Launches Its Biggest-scale Summer Marketing Campaign

“Users of the “UnionPay” app can enjoy UnionPay mobile payment services in 26 countries and regions outside mainland China. These services include QR code payment and UnionPay’s contactless feature mobile QuickPass. With the “UnionPay” app, tourists can also enjoy the unique offers for UnionPay mobile payments, download u-plan e-coupons, and check about UnionPay’s card-using benefits and services […]