Victory Park Capital invests in Square so that mPOS provider can target more small businesses with lending opportunities.
When it comes to protecting their personal and financial information online, consumers just might be their own worst enemy.
The mPOS provider addressed in a blog post what it called myths about it pricing, service and a number of other issues.
The company doesn't specify that PIN numbers were stolen, but refers to 'other numerical information' in the announcement that its POS system was compromised.
The iMobile3 PassMarket mobile app provides customers with rewards, offers, gifting, messaging, store locator and payment features to simplify the shopping experience for customers using their mobile devices.
Overall retail spending growth was at its strongest levels in a year as nearly all retail categories turned in improved numbers.
The CFPB has previously shown an inclination toward rule-making in response to consumer complaints; now it has Bitcoin and other digital currencies in its sights.
A new Mercator research note explores factors influencing the willingness, motivation and speed of payments players in implementing EMV technology.
Mobile wallet provider's wallet is aimed at financially underserved consumers.
Payment solution provider Global Payments Inc. announced that it has signed a referral agreement with BitPay that will allow Global Payments to incorporate cryptocurrency into its product suite and to offer bitcoin payment acceptance to its worldwide merchants.
The figure includes estimated probable losses for what the company believes to be 'the vast majority of actual and potential breach-related claims,' including claims by payment card networks.
Backoff uses a variety of methods to compromise the POS, including keylogging and injecting malicious code into explorer.exe. That second one is particularly nasty because it means the exploit will still be there if the machine is turned off or rebooted.
Ingenico Group announced Thursday that Moneris Solutions Corp., Canada's largest credit and debit card processor, has selected Ingenico to deploy Canada's first EMV and contactless mobile product, according to a press release.
Mobile payments company LevelUp today announced the launch of a gift card feature, according to a press release. Businesses can enroll in the program starting today.
Digital currency firm BitPay has announced a new pricing plan which offers basic payment processing free-of-charge, forever.