Apple Announces Mobile Payments System

Apple Pay, Apple’s new mobile payments system, will allow customers to use their iPhones to checkout at participating retailers, using cards from participating financial institutions.

10 Payment Trends for 2014: Mobile Banking, EMV Chip Technology & More

In the rapidly evolving payments world, technology is driving the next generation of innovation. This will be a landmark year for the industry, as mobile technology, EMV chip technology and the trend toward a cashless society pick up steam. Cyndie Martini, president and CEO of Member Access Pacific, says these are the Top 10 payment trends to keep your eye on in 2014.

Secret Service to Credit Unions, Beware

The Secret Service and area law enforcement agencies maintain a task force in Seattle to monitor and solve the burgeoning electronic crimes landscape. In a presentation to the Northwest Credit Union Association (NWCUA) Marketers’ Council, Special Agent Kirk Arthur warned credit unions of new trends and risks to their members.

Help the Troops Call Home – Free

Invest in America and GM will be able to support the first 1,000 Point of Sales kits requested by credit unions. Don’t wait—submit your request now!

$500 for Each Violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

We all know that cell phones have become a major part of our lives. What you may not know is the Telephone Consumer Protection Act restricts the use of automated dialer systems to contact members on their cellular phones.