Prepaid cards and mobile payments go hand-in-hand

Jan 07, 2014 Dave King

The days of cash and credit card payments could be a thing of the past in the next couple decades, as mobile payments penetrate the market. Amir Wain, CEO of i2c, told PYMNTS.com that prepaid credit cards will be one of the driving forces behind


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Popular cafe rolls out mobile payments

Jan 07, 2014 Dave King

The days of paying for products with cash and credit cards may be a thing of the past soon, as mobile payments are becoming more popular. According to the Financial Post, Tim Hortons recently introduced a barcode-based payment option that is


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Capitalize on electronic payments, avoid risks

Jan 07, 2014 Dave King

Capitalize on electronic payments, avoid risks

The electronic payments market continues to expand and evolve rapidly amid the constant proliferation and diversification of platforms, techniques, equipment and consumer preferences. Financial services providers, as well as businesses in retail


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Mobile payments could prove beneficial in natural disasters

Jan 07, 2014 Dave King

When natural disasters, such as Typhoon Haiyan or Hurricane Katrina hit, millions of people are often in need of financial assistance. However, it can be difficult to get money to these people due to conditions. One potential solution to this


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Is the US government ready to adopt electronic payments?

Jan 07, 2014 Dave King

The use of electronic payment systems has been on the rise in the United States among consumers in recent years. With the advent of the smartphone and proliferation of e-commerce portals, more Americans are starting to make purchases on digital


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