Western Union survey finds more using mobile devices to pay bills

Mobile devices are changing how U.S. consumers pay bills, even as people continue to use different payment channels such as in-person or mail, according to the latest findings from the Western Union Bill Payments Money Mindset Index. Fifteen percent of...

Bango goes live with Firefox Marketplace

Bango, a mobile payment and analytics company, has made its integration with Mozilla's Firefox Marketplace live, the company announced. Bango will provide operator billing and other billing options in the first Firefox OS launch markets, meaning Firefox Marketplace users can...

Report: China's mobile payments will exceed $1.45T by 2015

Citing a new study by the Internet Society of China, People's Daily Online reports that online payment transactions handled by Chinese mobile payment service providers will exceed 9 trillion yuan, or $1.45 trillion U.S. currency, by 2015. According to the...

Indian electric utility customers can pay with mobile wallet

Beginning Aug. 7, electric consumers in the Indian city of Mumbai will be able to pay their bills through mobile wallets, according to Indian Express.

Movida, ICICI Bank partner for mobile payments

Movida, the mobile payments joint venture between Visa and Monitise, today said private bank ICICI Bank will utilize its payment services, according to a story in the Economic Times of India. The service will enable ICICI Bank payment card holders...

India's Mobikwik upgrades Android app

Mobikwik, the India-based recharge and online payment service provider, has announced a new release of its Android application. The new Mobikwik 3.1 version is designed to provide a cleaner user-interface and fix various bugs with the previous version. With it,...

BBVA adds photo bill payment to mobile banking app

Financial institution BBVA Compass is jumping on the picture bill payment bandwagon, announcing it has added the feature to its iPhone app. With picture bill pay, bank customers can pay bills and add payees by simply taking pictures of their...

First Data to distribute MPayMe mobile bill payment tool in Asia Pacific

Hong Kong-based MPayMe Ltd. and merchant acquirer First Data Corporation have formed a strategic partnership aimed at markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

MasterCard, Telefónica first mobile money service set to launch

Mobile Financial Service, the Brazilian joint venture announced last between wireless carrier Telefónica and MasterCard Worldwide, is ready to launch Brazil's first mobile payment service: Zuum. According to MFS, the service will launch in five cities in the state of...

Pageonce rebrands as Check

Personal finance and bill payment app Pageonce is rebranding itself as Check. Used by more than 8 million customers, the Check app lets users link all of their financial accounts in one place and pay bills directly from the app.

New data shows rapid growth of mobile bill payment

Financial services technology provider Fiserv Inc. has released new data from surveys on the state of bill paying.

New tools from ACI Worldwide open the mobile channel to billers

Payment system provider ACI Worldwide has launched a new service for billers that lets them offer customers a full mobile bill payment option. Its Mobile Bill Pay suite is an end-to-end solution that provides notification, viewing and payment of a...

CSI targets corporate travel with its virtual credit card

CSI Enterprises Inc. is a provider of payment solutions for enterprises and businesses.

City Bank Texas adds mobile bill payment by Picture Pay

Allied Payment Network, a provider of online bill payment services to the financial industry, has announced that City Bank Texas, a Lubbock, Texas-based FI with $2 billion in assets, has launched the Picture Pay mobile bill payment solution. Allied Picture...

PayToo intros bill payment from mobile wallet

PayToo has announced a new service for the unbanked customer — PayToo Bill Payments. The service lets consumers make payments to hundreds of U.S.

FICO rolls out mobile bill payment apps

Predictive analytics and software provider FICO has announced a couple of new mobile applications aimed at the bill payment market. FICO said its new capabilities for payment management and electronic document handling will help businesses manage risk, fight fraud and...

Study: consumer bill payment migrates to online, mobile channels

Money transfer specialist The Western Union Company released its most recent Money Mindset Index, a study of how consumers pay their bills, and no surprise, use of mobile bill payment is on the rise. According to the study of U.S.

Canadian carrier Mobilicity releases mobile bill payment app with TIO

Bill payment company TIO Networks Corp. has announced that its partnership with Canadian carrier Mobilicity has yielded a native smartphone-based account payment app for Mobilicity customers.

Report: 1 billion mobile banking customers by 2017

Bill payment from a tablet is, not surprisingly, on the rise. Analysts at Juniper Research said that growing acceptance of mobile banking coupled with a rise in tablet adoption will push users of transactional tablet banking to nearly 200 million consumers in 2017.

ACI Worldwide wraps up acquisition of Online Resources Corp.

ACI Worldwide, a provider of payment systems, has completed the acquisition of Online Resources Corporation, a provider of online banking and full service bill pay solutions. The acquisition adds electronic bill presentment and payment solutions to the ACI Universal Payments...

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