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2017 Fintech Events Calendar

Whether it’s mobile payments, P2P transactions, or some other financial innovation, it’s obvious Fintech is growing fast!  Knowing what’s happening, getting information, and networking has never been so important in this young industry.  Below, you’ll find your guide to Fintech in 2017. Emerging Markets Africa and India are the real …

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Why should Business Owners Follow Fintech in 2017?

Fintech, the marriage of finance and technology, has been part of the business world for decades. In recent years, the explosion of innovation has brought even more attention to this sector. As a small business owner, you should keep tabs on the fintech industry. Here’s a few reasons why it’s …

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Fraud : Credit Card Loss Protection Insurance Phone Scams

An old method but it continues. One company, offering credit card loss insurance, calls consumers and using scare tactics or misrepresentation says: they are a representative of your credit card company such as VISA or MasterCard; that you must have credit card protection; that they need to verify your credit …

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What is Facebook Messenger Payments and why is it important?

Facebook had bigger plans for Messenger, including voice calls, chat bots, chess games and — who knew? — mobile payments. It’s true: You can use the Facebook Messenger app to send and receive money, PayPal-style. Messenger payments require a debit card on both ends of the transaction. But there’s no …

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Apple Pay participating banks in Europe

Starting July 2015,  bank customers can use their eligible debit or credit card with Apple Pay to make purchases at over 400,000 contactless terminals in stores across the UK. Nowadays, Apple Pay works with many of the major credit and debit cards from the top banks of Europe.   You …

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Citi app adds range of biometric authentication options

Citi declared new functionality for the Citi Mobile App for iPhone that combines banking, wealth administration and money movement capabilities and offers a suite of cutting edge servicing and authentication features. The app capabilities were developed by Citi FinTech, a unit within Citi’s Global Consumer Bank. With this update to US …

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Apple Pay helps banks sell mortgages and deposits

Apple Pay is now officially available in New Zealand, continuing a series of international rollouts that have spanned 2016. In New Zealand Apple’s payment platform is only accessible through ANZ Bank. Customers can add Visa credit and debit cards through the iOS Wallet app, which may trigger a verification process …

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