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Hooked on Card-Linked Offers

Hooked on Card-Linked Offers

Card-linked offers and loyalty programs are clearly an effective way for merchants to engage consumers and generate business. Such is the conclusion that can be drawn from the CardLinx Association’s 2016 Card-Linking Industry Survey, the results of which have recently...
Going to Legal Bat(tle) Over EMV

Going to Legal Bat(tle) Over EMV

We knew this was going to happen. It was just a matter of when a merchant or merchants would take legal action pertaining to the EMV liability shift, where it would happen, and what the claim would be.   Last week was the “when.” Now here’s the “who” and the “what” of...

What’s next for Square after Jack Dorsey’s move?

SAN FRANCISCO >> As Jack Dorsey heads to Twitter to steer that company through a rocky patch, his other company, Square, is staring down a future that just got a whole lot murkier. Square, financial services, merchant services aggregator and mobile payments firm,...

Merchant Acquiring is Neither Stale Nor Stagnating

Merchant acquiring has made the payments system more efficient for many, many years. As the payments arena continues to evolve and new technologies challenge and shape the industry, our research suggests acquiring will gain strength. For our new report, Acquiring...