February 2011

IDC Poll: Which Banking Services Customers Will Pay For

February 24, 2011
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IDC recently released a poll which investigates how consumers prioritize their banking services.  Through LinkedIn, the global intelligence firm polled 45 individuals on what single service that financial institutions offer deserved their hard-earned money....

What We’re Reading This Week

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Below are interesting stories the Banking.com staff has been reading over the past week. What have you been reading? Let us know in the comments section below. A Year After Credit Card Reform, Warren...

Avoid Danger in the Waters, Prevent Mobile Banking Scares

February 23, 2011
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Mobile banking is pervading the financial world helping consumers more efficiently manage their finances.  However, the fears consumers harbor with respect to the security of their finances easily translates to the mobile channel. Over...

Goodbye Wallet, Hello Smartphone

February 22, 2011
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With the recent onslaught of mobile payment applications, choosing credit over cash is becoming an expected method of payment. Traditional cash transactions, which are often used at a farmers’ market or to pay a...

What We’re Reading This Week

/   Spotlight

Below are interesting stories the Banking.com staff has been reading over the past week. What have you been reading? Let us know in the comments section below. PayPal to Extend Use of Mobile Wallets...

A Post Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae World

February 17, 2011
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Last week, the Obama administration shared an outline of its plan to start reducing the government’s support of the mortgage market. Officials noted this process would consist of phasing out Freddie Mac and Fannie...