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payWave finally comes to the supermarket
Supermarket chain Countdown will now offer Visa payWave on Debit as an option for its customers, it was announced today.
Visa and Kiwi students, exploring payment technology
Visa holds workshop for Kiwi students to explore future payment technology. Students will develop prototypes with a chance to win prizes.
Snapchat jumps in to the peer-to-peer payment ring
Snapchat has partnered with Square to launch Snapcash, a feature that allows uses to quickly message money to each other.
RBNZ seeks stronger regulatory oversight of payment systems
The Reserve Bank wants stronger oversight of the nation's payment systems, with a particularly focus on managing risks from the global infrastructu.
Pay it isn’t so… Apple inks iPhone 6 credit cards deal
Apple is joining forces with American Express, Visa and MasterCard to offer a new smartphone payments system for the soon to be released iPhone 6.
Contactless payments fast becoming ‘everyday’ for Kiwis
Contactless card usage in New Zealand is on the rise, with ownership and usage more than doubling in just six months.
Visa payWave transactions hits one million monthly milestone
For the first time New Zealanders made more than one million Visa payWave transactions last month, marking a significant milestone since contactless cards were launched in 2011.
Kiwis ditch cash for contactless payments
Cheques, cash and charge cards are becoming endangered species as Kiwis move away from those more traditional payment methods, with many giving contactless payments a go.
Will contactless payments help Kiwis jump queues?
New innovations such as contactless payment technology will speed up every day shopping and cut down the time people spend queuing.
Are tech advancements making Kiwis busier?
Technology saves us six hours a week in time, but New Zealanders are still feeling the pressure….
The credit card is dead, long live the digital wallet
MasterCard and Visa signal a shift in strategy, moving towards mobile payments and the beginning of the post-card era.
PayPal embraces credit cards
Guest Payments service created to take the pain out of accepting credit cards online.
YOU CALL THAT CUSTOMER SERVICE?
A nightmare scenario involving foreign travel, a credit card and a bank that hides behind the Privacy Act.