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12/07/2017

Forbes, Faster Payments, and FinTech: Cutting-Edge Banking Topics at Deluxe Exchange 2018

Hundreds of movers and shakers in the banking industry will mix, mingle, and get up to speed on the latest industry topics when Deluxe Exchange (aka DX18) takes place in Boca Raton, Florida, Feb. 5-7. The annual banking conference sponsored by Deluxe Financial Services attracts leading treasury management, retail banking, and marketing executives from across…

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11/14/2014

The Last Word on Money2020

Last year in their opening comments Money 2020’s founders proudly relayed that the event had been dubbed “the Woodstock of the payments industry.” This year they took the metaphor a bit too seriously, cramming 7,000 practitioners into an overtaxed conference center, causing grumbling among attendees shut out of sessions and even a visit from the…

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11/03/2014

Retailers Begin Their Apple Pay Power Play

Apple Pay, the new crown jewel of the Apple lineup, has generated the kind of mainstream media buzz that only Apple could bring to a topic like payments. Nonetheless Apple Pay has begun to run into some of the inevitable hurdles as it tries to build traction in the mass market. The news over the…

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10/23/2014

Why Small Businesses May Not Take a Bite Out of Apple Pay

Somewhere in the U.S. there are probably still some small businesses that are operating free of technology, but they’re getting rarer every day. Technology can help small business owners accomplish more with less – less staff, less time and money, fewer mistakes. You get the picture. Small business owners are becoming less afraid to embrace…

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05/08/2014

You Say You Want a [Payments] Evolution?

When you draw a standing-room crowd for the breakfast slot on the final day of a major industry conference, it’s safe to assume people are interested in your topic. Still, I suspect even the Fed was surprised by the turnout for the readout on their Payment System Improvement initiative. Cheryl Venable (of the Fed’s Retail…

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04/18/2011

Underserved Business Segment

“Shocking Discovery — Businesses Underserved!” If I were a tabloid writer that might be a headline I’d write for the story. A recent survey shows financial institutions ignore a large segment of potential business — small businesses. The NACHA (The Electronic Payments Association) conducted a survey and reveals the complete findings at its conference in…

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