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02.23.18 Your morning briefing

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The information you need to start your day, from PaymentsSource and around the Web. Today: Visa opens a tech hub for transit; Europeans warm up to wearable payments; A new cryptowallet in Canada; Postal tax payments advance in Canada. …read more

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First National of Omaha to drop NRA card partnership

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

Facing pressure to act on gun control laws, the Omaha bank said it would not “renew its contract with the National Rifle Association to issue the NRA Visa card.” …read more

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Call for bank crackdown on gun sales is deeply misguided

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The New York Times’ Andrew Ross Sorkin wants banks and credit card companies to effectively ban assault gun sales if Congress won’t. It’s a dangerous idea. Here’s why. …read more

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Adding a social element to mobile ordering

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The rudimentary email pre-orders at Grossman’s stores were helpful, but limiting in that it still focused on a one-on-one interaction with the customer. Grossman has since implemented technology that allows multiple customers to submit a single order. …read more

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Mueller indictment says Russians used PayPal to buy Facebook ads

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

A sophisticated campaign by Russian actors seeking to manipulate the 2016 U.S. presidential election through social media included stealing the identities of Americans and using accounts at PayPal to aid their effort. …read more

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Banks replaced with blockchain at international food program

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

International officials are discovering they can sometimes avoid bank fees by replacing currency transfers with the technology at the heart of Bitcoin. …read more

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02.16.18 Your morning briefing

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The information you need to start your day, from PaymentsSource and around the Web. Today: FedEx suffers a major data breach; BBVA makes a move into gig economy financial services; CBA bans credit card bitcoin purchases; EU officer defends cash; Coinbase suffers a tech glitch. …read more

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02.15.18 Your morning briefing

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The information you need to start your day, from PaymentsSource and around the Web. Today: Bitcoin power drain; Cryptoart makes a sale; U.K. wants to take fintech sandbox international; Toll tech extends to gas stations and car washes. …read more

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Citi, SunTrust provide a road map to real-time payments

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

Early adopters of The Clearing House’s Real Time Payments network have built gateways and accelerated fraud detection systems. …read more

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Cyber insurance has a gap if it doesn’t cover PCI breach fees

Thursday, 1 January, 1970

The best course of action would be seek a policy, or an endorsement to your policy, that specifically includes coverage for all PCI fee, according to Karin Scherner Aldama, a partner at Perkins Coie’s Insurance Recovery Law Practice. …read more

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