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Category: E-payment & Data Security


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

More retailer mobile apps offer PayPal than Apple Pay: report

April 15, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, retailers have pivoted to give consumers more choices via their mobile apps. Incognia examined multiple retailers, including Best Buy, Costco, Walmart and Target, for traits ranging from the number of clicks and fields required to […]


E-payment & Data Security, News & Trends, Tech

Consumers spent $900 billion more online in 2020. Here’s who will keep the biggest gains

April 6, 2021

Via: CNBC

Consumers across the globe spent $900 billion more at online retailers in 2020 compared with the prior two-year trend, according to a report released Tuesday by the Mastercard Economics Institute. Shoppers are heading back to restaurants and returning to stores […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Payments in 2021: What Lies Ahead After the Digital Boom

April 5, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

It has been a year of momentous change for the payments industry. Previously, emerging trends have seen a massive acceleration as a result of the pandemic. Years of transformation transpired in just a few months with rapid shifts in both […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Buy Now, Pay Later: Does it Work for your Online Retail Business?

April 1, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

Humans have been dynamically evolving the concept of loans and credit in commerce for hundreds of years — culminating in the explosion of consumer credit cards in the 20th century. However, the practice of using credit is gaining traction even […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal now lets you checkout with cryptocurrency

March 31, 2021

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced it is giving customers the chance to ‘checkout with crypto’ at its 29 million merchants for everyday purchases. The service, which is currently only available to consumers in the US, will enable the payment of goods with […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal to acquire cryptocurrency start-up Curv suggesting shoppers could soon pay with digital currency

March 9, 2021

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced plans to acquire cryptocurrency security firm Curv in a move which suggests the payment giant could soon allow customers to pay using digital currency. According to Decrypt, which first reported the deal, PayPal has been in talks […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

The Keys to Keeping Your Online Payment System Legal and Secure

March 1, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

The internet facilitates every aspect of our lives, which has only become more obvious during the COVID-19 pandemic. Although we spend much of our time online, confidence in internet security remains quite low. Research by PwC suggests that 69% of […]


E-commerce, E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Tech

Ebay sellers will soon be forced to link bank accounts as PayPal divorce continues

February 15, 2021

Via: Charged

Ebay sellers will soon be forced to link their bank accounts to their profiles in order to continue selling as it pushes ahead with its separation from PayPal. In February last year Ebay announced that it was ending its deeply […]


E-commerce, E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Tech

170 online retailers in breach of consumer law over returns policies

February 1, 2021

Via: Charged

Nearly 200 online retailers offering payment via “buy now, pay later” (BNPL) schemes have been found to be in breach of UK consumer law. Which? has found 170 retailers, promoted by the UK’s largest BNPL companies, with potentially illegal returns […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

What’s next for data privacy?

January 21, 2021

Via: RetailWire

At a CES 2021 session featuring privacy experts from Amazon.com, Google and Twitter, panelists agreed that, while data transparency is critical, a “patchwork” of privacy rules across areas may increasingly undermine the benefits of the internet. “We learned [in 2020] […]