Blog Date: December 9, 2014
Author(s): Mark Schwanhausser

It has been a newsworthy month in the world of bill payment startups. In a matter of weeks, Zumbox and Manilla announced they would close, and Intuit reportedly is in talks to plunk down $350 million to buy Check, arguably the best personal finance...

Blog Date: October 31, 2014

This is my first inaugural blog here at Javelin and I will be talking about the intersection of experience design and payments. “The payment experience”—it is, if you think about it, distinctively human. Bartering, trading, transacting—all...

Blog Date: September 30, 2014
Author(s): Al Pascual

The allure of both smartphones and tablets stems from convenience, pure and simple. For SMBs, that convenience translates into greater productivity when using mobile devices to manage their business and their finances.

Blog Date: July 31, 2014

It was inevitable really that @Square would have come out with an EMV capable card reader sooner or later. Turns out it was sooner. Yesterday in fact. And in doing so, they answered a lot of lingering questions I had. Notably, how do you move from a...

Category/Topic: Payments
Tags: EMV, PIN, Square, Visa