20 Minute Insights with Jason Sherman - Mobile Payments

Jason Sherman

April 18, 2014

Mobile Payments

An in-depth look at one of the hottest topics in the payments industry today - "Mobile". Examining mobile commerce, mobile acceptance, and mobile payments, Merchant Warehouse's Sales Training Coordinator, Jason Sherman, provides viewers with all the latest information they need...

What is Coin?

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December 12, 2013

Coin Credit Card

The payment space continues to buzz with new, simplified electronic payment platforms and applications. Most of the newer applications are digital (mobile) wallets – application based “wallets” that reside on your smartphone and allow consumers to redeem offers or pay with their...

What is MasterCard PayPass?

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July 17, 2013

MasterCard PayPass

MasterCard® was an early entry in the world of contactless payments, originally launching PayPass™ in 2005 after a nine-month market trial that ended in 2003 and involved some 60 retailer locations and more than 16,000 cardholders. Over its first six years in general...

Understanding Interchange Rates

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July 10, 2013

Understanding Interchange Rates

Paying with cash is becoming a rarity. Customers today expect to have the option of paying via credit or debit and many will even leave a store or choose one merchant over another because they can pay with plastic as opposed to paper currency. And, with mobile payments on the...

Who are the leaders in Mobile Wallet adoption?

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March 7, 2013

Mobile Wallet Adoption

Merchant Warehouse Director of Product Marketing, Matt Cicciari, looks at mobile payment adoption rates and applications available in the market todayVideo Transcript What are your predictions in terms of mobile wallet adoption? Do you foresee a clear-cut leader? Matt Cicciari...

History of Mobile Payments

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August 30, 2012

History of Mobile Payments

Consumers are increasingly demanding new forms of payment that do not rely on the standard magnetic strip credit card. The emergence of such a demand is a direct result of online payment systems, such as PayPal. The next logical step after online payment systems was the...

Google Wallet – A Look Inside

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August 1, 2012

Google Wallet

Google Wallet is an application ‘app’ available from the Android Market. The Google Wallet app was officially released in September of 2011 but adoption has been slow, leading them to recently rethink their original strategy. Anyone that has a mobile phone with the app...

What is EMV?

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July 18, 2012

EMV Technology

EMV is the global card technology of choice and it’s coming to the U.S. There are an estimated 1.5 billion EMV cards worldwide and 21 million EMV terminals. Coupled with card adoption rates averaging 44.7 percent and terminal adoption rates at 76.4 percent, EMV’s global...

An Introduction to PCI Compliance and PCI Security Standards

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May 31, 2012

Credit Card Security

Credit Card Security InformationThe credit card processing industry has been in the news quite a bit over the past several years due to security breaches and data theft. You may have read or seen news reports of some of the larger breaches such as those that recently occurred to...

What you should know about Debit Card Processing

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May 31, 2012

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While most merchants know they should accept debit cards, it is not always easy to understand how to take full advantage of debit card processing. Merchants can do debit card processing in one of the following two ways: Offline Debit Card ProcessingThe most common way to...