Will 2018 be the year of contactless payments in the US?
In the UK, card payments have overtaken cash payments and now account for more than 50 percent of all retail purchases, of which 30 percent were contactless. Other countries are seeing similar adoption increases for contactless payments. The one sign...Read Post
CTO Insights: Can PIN-on-COTS Take EMV The Final Mile In The US?
Earlier this month, the PCI Security Standards Council released a new security standard that allows for PIN entry on commercial off-the-shelf devices (COTS) such as a smartphone in your pocket or a tablet on your desk right now. Called Software-Based...Read Post
CTO Insights: PIN-on-Glass is coming
Imagine taking a regular mobile phone and turning it into a payment device with a simple app download. That’s the utopian dream many companies are chasing today. For small transactions, we’d use NFC rails with no PIN pad or external device. For large...Read Post
Transit Insights: Studies highlight transportation desire for modern payment methods
Over the past couple months, we’ve written about the contactless payment revolution taking place in the mass transit sector. The short of it is that when buses and trains can accept electronic payments, everyone wins. Public transportation becomes ea...Read Post
Transit Insights: Is Transit ready for the contactless payments revolution?
Translink explains how it will bring cutting edge fare collection to public transport in Northern Ireland. By Creditcall There’s a revolution taking place in the transportation industry. It began in London where mass transit travelers using the tube ...Read Post
Mass Transit Is Ready For Credit & Debit Payments. Are ISVs?
Today, travelers using the tube and mass transit in the London area have the ability to pay for their fares using their own bank-issued debit and credit cards. This wasn’t always the case. Prior to a few years ago, the only way to get around London w...Read Post
CEO Insights: SME Retailers Being Neglected When It Comes To Next-Gen Payment
In today’s world of retail dominated by the Amazon’s of the world, SMEs need to leverage every resource they can to survive. By leveraging the latest retail, payment, and omni-channel technologies, SMEs can actually compete quite well. Unfortunately...Read Post
CEO Insights: Creditcall Named To “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain” List
At Creditcall, we have a lot to celebrate this month. We were recently named to the “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain” list by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG). According to the LSEG, the 1000 Companies list is an annual celebration of some o...Read Post
CEO Insights: It’s Time To Address The Payments Needs Of European SMEs
In past blogs we’ve discussed the many challenges facing software developers when it comes to keeping up with payments security and innovation. The reality is that the majority of software developers are not payments experts, and yet, because their ...Read Post