Record Breaking Contactless Card Transactions Reported in July

Record Breaking Contactless Card Transactions Reported in July

Contactless card payment on the rise According to a report released by the U.K. Cards Association, a total of £2.1 billion-worth of contactless payments were made in July in the U.K. Contactless card payments were 19% of all the 1.2 billion card purchases make in the...
Worldwide Card Payments on the Rise

Worldwide Card Payments on the Rise

The total number of global card purchases increased by 15% in 2015 to 270bn, almost double the 8% rise in card numbers, RBR’s Global Payment Cards Data and Forecasts to 2021 reveals. “The number of card payments worldwide is projected to rise by 55% between 2015 and...

Cashless is King

Author: Paul Heywood It’s said that in the next 20 years, the UK will be a cashless society and in the USA, almost two-thirds of Americans believe they will also be cashless within their lifetime. With this trend happening across the globe, perhaps the age-old saying...

Back To School With VoyagerBlue SmartTag

When you think of sending your kids back to school, the costs start to add up quickly. According to a recent report by Huntington Bank, the average cost for elementary school is $659. And it only gets worse as they get older. You can expect to spend a whopping $1,498...
Chip and Pin ‘to be hacked within a year’, expert predicts

Chip and Pin ‘to be hacked within a year’, expert predicts

A top security expert has warned that fraudsters will crack the technology behind chip and Pin as it finally gets launched in the US. Fraudsters will be able to hack the technology behind chip and Pin on debit and credit cards within the next year, a top US...