Deirdre Ives, managing director for Wirecard, North America, tells Karen Webster that the gig economy has come a long way from even a decade ago, where, amid the financial crisis, people freelanced because their full-time jobs disappeared.
KYC for the digital age is no easy task across billions of consumers. In this episode of Beyond the Buzzword, Trulioo CEO Stephen Ufford states that mobile networks can help build a level of trust that hearkens back to the days when commerce was done face to face.
Attempting to cleave hype from hope and reality from the headlines surrounding the promise of distributed ledger technology, Karen Webster speaks with Michael Ting, SVP of Digital Markets at Hyperwallet. The first step: defining blockchain.
Andrew Wind, principal product manager at Worldpay, says that beyond implementation, there’s confusion as to whether contactless payments are considered a part of “card-present” or “card-not-present” transactions.
A platform by any other name may not, in fact, wield the same amount of strength. This was the topic of discussion in this episode of Beyond the Buzzword, as WePay Co-Founder Rich Aberman and Karen Webster talked about what it means to be a platform — and where the term is most relevant. https://www.pymnts.com/news/retail/2018/wepay-merchant-platforms-saas/
There are two ways merchants can ensure compliance with the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council’s (PCI SSC) Data Security Standards (DSS): Smaller merchants may be able to use self-questionnaires, while larger merchants may require a data security firm to provide an on-site assessment. In this episode of Beyond The Buzzword, IntraNext CEO, Patrick Brown tells Karen Webster that the commonly held belief that PCI SSC both sets and enforces the standards is simply not the case.
Drew Edwards, Ingo Money CEO, helped clarify the nomenclature and delved into push payments, a form of instant payments. https://www.pymnts.com/news/payment-methods/2018/ingo-money-push-payments-vocabulary/
What is loyalty, anyway? To get to the basics behind the buzzword, PYMNTS’ Karen Webster posed that very question to Ravi Venkatesan, CTO of Bridge2 Solutions. https://www.pymnts.com/news/loyalty-and-rewards-news/2018/loyalty-rewards-bridge2-solutions/