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It’s been six months since retailers were required to upgrade their POS systems so that they’ll accept EMV, aka that new credit card with the chip. While there a several benefits of EMV, mainly lessening fraud and hacking, not all retailers have embraced the technology. In fact, according to CardHub, 42% of retailers have yet […]

As a new payment method, bitcoins are gaining acceptance among consumers and businesses around the world. Recognized as a payment that circumvents the hassle of currency exchange and offers alternatives to credit and debit cards, bitcoins are now being used in more places than you may realize. As The New York Times explained about bitcoin’s […]

Part of running a profitable business is having the right tools at your disposal. The right freelancing tools can help you automate your business, create systems, scale and make sure you get paid. Fortunately, the internet has made it easy and cost effective to use freelancing tools in an effort to make sure that things […]

How safe are your bitcoins? How can you improve bitcoin security? Besides asking what exactly bitcoins are, this is probably one of the most frequent questions that people have regarding the cryptocurrency. And, despite offering heavy security, this is a valid question that users should ask. For starters, we’ve all read the instances where bitcoin […]

Compared to most countries in the world, Russia has a had a hard stance when it comes to bitcoin. In fact, in February 2014, Russia’s General Prosecutor’s Office stated “The official Russian currency is the ruble. The use of any other monetary instruments or surrogates is forbidden.” The office added, “The anonymous payment systems and […]

Laws and regulations involving the use of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin vary from country to country. In Bangladesh, virtual currencies are outlawed. Germany considers it private money. In the U.S., virtual currency is classified as a commodity with each state having their laws and regulations. Bitcoin adoption is slowly becoming more popular in international markets. Japan, […]

Despite the presence of Uber and Lyft, Taxis are still a popular option for tourists and commuters who are either on a budget or don’t own a smartphone. And, with cab companies starting to accept payment methods like Apple Pay, Android Pay, or Samsung Pay, the ability to catch and pay for a cab has […]

As 2016 begins, there will be a year of ongoing change that lies ahead for the payments industry, especially as technology further evolves. Further exploration and debates over security and compliance standards will continue. Meanwhile, consumers and businesses increase the adoption of new payment methods. New Territory, Growth Potential, and Sticking Points Ahead Numerous reports […]

In a similar strategy to online payment platforms like PayPal where they realized they could get further traction with introducing physical payments cards like a debit or credit card to use with their accounts, Bitcoin companies are now starting to add their physical cards to attract more customers to their cryptocurrency. Commencing in 2014, Internet […]

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