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Randy Vanderhoof

Mobile Pays Multiply While Mobile Users Wonder

It has been an interesting time handicapping the latest entries into the mobile wallets market. With each passing month, it seems another mobile wallet solution is announced and the media expounds on why it may be the killer mobile experience. My letter this month discusses the fragmented mobile wallets market and its future as we move into the final stages of EMV migration.


1440155769711-dual-interfaceContactless EMV Payments Benefits

The Payments Council recently published a white paper, Contactless EMV Payments: Benefits for Consumers, Merchants and Issuers. The white paper provides a fresh look at contactless payments in the current U.S. payments environment.

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