Fintechist US not hot Mobile Payments

Most American Consumers and Banks Aren’t Interested in Mobile Payments

by JP Buntinxon January 8, 2018
In the world of finance, there are many different trends worth keeping an eye on. Mobile banking, for example, is growing quite popular in the US these days. At the same time, we see a clear lack of enthusiasm for mobile payments. It is uncanny how consumers prefer mobile for banking but more traditional payment […]
Fintechist Worldline Transilien Payments

Transilien Taps Worldline for Mobile Suburban Railway Payment Solution

by JP Buntinxon December 19, 2017
Public transportation and convenience do not go hand in hand most of the time. Especially when it comes to purchasing tickets, there’s still work to do in a lot of countries. In France, things are finally evolving in the right direction. Transilien taps Worldwide to integrate their Mobiel Acceptance solution. More specifically, this new payment […]

Fintechist Discover Face ID

iPhone X Users can now use Face ID to Access the Discovery Mobile app

by JP Buntinxon December 15, 2017
Owners of the iPhone X are enjoying the concept of Face ID support. While this feature is useful for protecting your device, there is very little benefit to it otherwise. This is coming to change, thanks to Discover. The card issues announced they will support this technology moving forward. Cardmembers and Discover Bank customers can […]
Fintechist Bancontact Contactless

Bancontact Brings Contactless Payments to Belgian Android Phone users

by JP Buntinxon October 25, 2017
Consumers in Belgium are used to the Bancontact payment solution. Though this protocol, they can complete purchases with bank and other payment cards accordingly. It is one of the biggest payment schemes in all of Belgium as of right now. In an effort to remain competitive, the company introduced a new feature. Starting today, consumers […]

Fintechist Android Pay Monzo

Android Pay is now Available for Monzo Users

by JP Buntinxon October 24, 2017
Mobile payment solutions are becoming more popular all over the world. Several banks have rolled out support for Android Pay in recent months. Monzo is doing the same thing, which is a big surprise. Then again, the “new bank” wants to make a big impact sooner rather than later. Users can link their debit card […]
Fintechist Germany Savings Banks Mobile

Savings Banks in Germany Announce 2018 Rollout of new Mobile Payment Service

by JP Buntinxon October 7, 2017
Most consumers have gotten rather accustomed to the concept of mobile banking applications. That situation is slightly different in Germany, for some reason. Local savings banks are only now rolling out mobile payment services. They certainly are late to the party. This rollout is expected to commence ¬†at some point in 2018. Mobile payments are […]