Debit cards

Ondot Systems Hosts Webinar on How to Use Digital Transformation to Attract and Retain Lower Cost Debit Card Business

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 3:00pm

Santa Clara, California, Aug. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ondot Systems, the digital card services platform for credit and debit issuers, is hosting a webinar: Using Digital Transformation to Boost Non-Interest Income on August 25, 11am PST / 2pm EST.

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  • Santa Clara, California, Aug. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ondot Systems, the digital card services platform for credit and debit issuers, is hosting a webinar: Using Digital Transformation to Boost Non-Interest Income on August 25, 11am PST / 2pm EST.
  • Consumers are increasingly using debit cards over other payment types, which offers banks and credit unions the opportunity to attract and retain these lower cost customers and the associated deposit dollars, said Randy Piatt, senior director of Product Solutions at Ondot.
  • Founded in 2011, Ondot provides more than 4,500 banks and credit unions with a digital card services platform to drive cardholder engagement.
  • From community issuers to top global banks, Ondot enables financial institutions to offer in-the-moment convenience, control, and transparency for credit and debit cards, leading to higher usage, lower cost, and reduced fraud.

CPI Card Group® Joins the First Mile

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 2:00pm

CPI Card Group Inc. (OTCQX: PMTS, TSX: PMTS) (CPI or the Company), a payment technology company and leading provider of credit, debit and prepaid solutions, today announced that it has joined the First Mile, a group of brands and companies committed to using First Mile Material responsibly collected recycled plastic that supports waste collection networks in Haiti, Honduras and Taiwan.

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  • CPI Card Group Inc. (OTCQX: PMTS, TSX: PMTS) (CPI or the Company), a payment technology company and leading provider of credit, debit and prepaid solutions, today announced that it has joined the First Mile, a group of brands and companies committed to using First Mile Material responsibly collected recycled plastic that supports waste collection networks in Haiti, Honduras and Taiwan.
  • We are thrilled to welcome CPI to join a group of bold, innovative brands leading the way in responsible sourcing, said Kelsey Halling, Director of Partnerships at First Mile.
  • The CPI and First Mile collaboration will positively impact lives by assigning value to plastic waste.
  • CPI Card Group is a payment technology company and leading provider of credit, debit and prepaid solutions delivered physically, digitally and on-demand.

Allconnect.com Announces Ultimate College Prize Pack Contest for College Students

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:00pm

FORT MILL, S.C., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allconnect today announced the inaugural Ultimate College Bundle Contest.

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  • FORT MILL, S.C., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allconnect today announced the inaugural Ultimate College Bundle Contest.
  • The contest will all students the opportunity to become one of three winners to receive a gift card and a grant for books.
  • College students are invited to submit an essay on where their field of study would be without the internet.
  • The third-place winner with the third-highest score will receive a $250 VISA Rewards Card to use for the purchase of books.

PULSE Study: E-Commerce and Other Card-Not-Present Debit Transactions Surging

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

Card-not-present debit transactions surged 21% year-over-year in 2019, according to a new study commissioned by Discover Financial Services PULSE debit network and conducted by Oliver Wyman.

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  • Card-not-present debit transactions surged 21% year-over-year in 2019, according to a new study commissioned by Discover Financial Services PULSE debit network and conducted by Oliver Wyman.
  • The 2020 Debit Issuer Study found that one card-not-present transaction type account-to-account (A2A) transfers using debit is the fastest growing category of debit, doubling year-over-year and accounting for 40% of total debit growth.
  • While the growth rate for card-present transactions was a more modest 2%, these transactions still represent 73% of all debit transactions.
  • This years Debit Issuer Study shows that, even before the COVID-19 pandemic, debit use was growing in digital-commerce channels.

The Cheesecake Factory Makes It Easier to Treat Yourself

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 1:11pm

For each $50.00 in Gift Cards purchased online during the Promotion Period, Eligible Persons will receive a $15.00 Bonus Card.

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  • For each $50.00 in Gift Cards purchased online during the Promotion Period, Eligible Persons will receive a $15.00 Bonus Card.
  • Definitions: Gift Card means a The Cheesecake Factory gift card (including either a physical gift card or an electronic gift card) purchased from shop.thecheesecakefactory.com.
  • Eligible Person means someone who is not an employee of The Cheesecake Factory Restaurants, Inc. Fine Print: $50.00 Gift Card increments must be purchased in a single transaction.
  • For more information about The Cheesecake Factory, please visit www.TheCheesecakeFactory.com
    The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated is a leader in experiential dining.

Growth Opportunities in the Poland Gift Card and Incentive Card Market to 2024 with Covid-19 Update Q2 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 10:56am

The "Poland Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - Covid-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Poland Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - Covid-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Historically, the gift card market in Poland has recorded a steady growth with a CAGR of 14.6% during 2015-2019.
  • However, according to the Q2 2020 Global Gift Card Survey, gift card market in Poland is expected to be impacted across retail and corporate segments due to disruption caused by Covid-19 outbreak.
  • Corporate incentive & loyalty cards: Detailed market dynamics of corporate incentive cards, segmented in three categories - consumer incentive card, employee incentive card, and sales/partner incentive card.

Populus Financial Group Announces Earnings Date And Conference Call For Noteholders To Discuss Second Quarter 2020 Results

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:16am

The Company also announced it will host a conference call for Noteholders on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. CT to discuss the financial results.

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  • The Company also announced it will host a conference call for Noteholders on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. CT to discuss the financial results.
  • Noteholders should contact David Sternblitz, Vice President, Treasurer of Populus Financial Group to obtain access to the Company's financial statements and information concerning the conference call.
  • Populus Financial Group provides financial services through its family of brands including ACE Cash Express, ACE Elite Visa Prepaid Debit Card and ACE Flare Account by MetaBank.
  • Populus Financial Group delivers a broad range of financial products and services including short-term consumer loans, card services, check cashing, money transfers, bill payments and money orders.

U.S. Employers and Employees Disagree on Health Savings Account Utilization

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:39pm

However, in a recent survey , Further, a national health savings administrator, found agreement that a comprehensive benefits package is critical to both employers and employees but notably there were sharp contrasts where employers and employees starkly diverge on how to leverage HSAs with employers positioning them as savings tools, while employees rely on them as spending tools.

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  • However, in a recent survey , Further, a national health savings administrator, found agreement that a comprehensive benefits package is critical to both employers and employees but notably there were sharp contrasts where employers and employees starkly diverge on how to leverage HSAs with employers positioning them as savings tools, while employees rely on them as spending tools.
  • However, when asked how HSAs are primarily utilized as a spending or saving tool employees and employers disagree.
  • Yet, over 66% of employers associate HSAs with savings only,2 leaving a gap in how employers are positioning these accounts compared to how employees are leveraging them.
  • "Employees and employers are not speaking the same language when it comes to health savings accounts," said Matt Marek, CEO of Further.

Mitek provides technology at no cost to Gift Card Bank to deliver donations to people in need during COVID-19

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 2:00pm

Were proud and grateful that our fraud prevention technology will help an innovative organization like Gift Card Bank deliver financial assistance to people who are hurting the most.

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  • Were proud and grateful that our fraud prevention technology will help an innovative organization like Gift Card Bank deliver financial assistance to people who are hurting the most.
  • For more information on Gift Card Banks mission or to make a tax-deductible cash or gift card donation, visit www.giftcardbank.org .
  • Gift Card Bank's mission is to improve wellbeing and financial security by supporting people through their time of greatest need.
  • Gift Card Bank partners with top-tier food banks, mission-aligned technology companies, and generous grocers, to alleviate hardship caused by COVID-19.

Global Gift Card and Incentive Card Market to 2024 - COVID-19 Update Q2, 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 10:06am

The "Global Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - COVID-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Gift Card and Incentive Card Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics (Databook) - Market Size and Forecast (2015-2024) - COVID-19 Update Q2 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Corporate incentive & loyalty cards: This report provides detailed market dynamics of corporate incentive cards, broadly segmented in three categories - consumer incentive card, employee incentive card, and sales/partner incentive card.
  • It also includes gift card spend by occasion (retail - festivals & special celebration days, milestone celebration, self-use, other; Corporate incentive cards - consumer incentive card, employee incentive card, and sales/partner incentive card).
  • In-depth understanding of gift card and incentive card market dynamics: Understand market opportunity, key trends, and drivers along with five-year forecast (2015-2024) for gift cards and incentive cards at global, regional and country level.