This a poor sign of the times…multiple copies of Barclaycard terms and conditions. Let me share the story of their arrival. I upgraded my iPhone. As a big fan of Apple Pay, I needed to add a few cards to …

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I guess there is little that is totally new. Look at this… The split tally was a technique which became common in medieval Europe, which was constantly short of money (coins) and predominantly illiterate, in order to record bilateral exchange …

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I’ve just received an email from those fine people at PayPal. Apparently PayPal Credit, a new payment option, is now available. PayPal Credit is a new service that enables you to make the most of your PayPal account. It works …

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My colleagues at Gx have recovered from the amazingly busy October. One of the key events in the month was the Pay360 conference. Below are 3 videos from the event produced by PaymentEye.

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Wow, if I had planned my future business on the $1 trillion Strategy Analytics estimate I would be more than a little ticked off when 95% of the predicted market had disappeared. That’s according to a new report from Strategy …

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Here is a little taste of the future…live today. This is the new payment app, Znap, from MPayMe. The video was from their launch at the QR Bar at Chester Races on 17 August 2013.

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Alternative/emerging means of payment, such as online payments and money-off coupons, grew last year seemingly by 150%, although these remained a fraction of the total. But cash remains the dominant payment mechanism. Cash is still the most popular form of …

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