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FlexiGroup Limited's New BNPL Platform: humm

The founder of Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) in Australia, flexigroup, consolidated two legacy platforms, OxiPay and Certegy EziPay to form humm.

Ally Feiam By Ally Feiam | 09 May 2019
RY Reaping Benefits of AfterPay

Six months ago new payments service AfterPay made its debut, and befitting an April Fools' Day announcement, it sounded far too good to be true: an online payments platform that allowed customers to defer payment...

By Rory Betteridge | 30 Sep 2015
Alibaba Planning A Budget Smartwatch

Chinese e-commerce and online marketplace giant Alibaba announced plans to co-develop a payment service oriented smartwatch, saying it plans to crowdfund the new device on the group's major marketplace Taobao starting next month.

By Rory Betteridge | 25 Sep 2015
PayPal Launches Tap And Go Reader

PayPal Australia announced the launch of its next-model PayPal Here Chip/PIN card reader today, now compatible with Tap and Go.

By Rory Betteridge | 03 Mar 2015
Is Biometrics Ready For Retailers?

A major hurdle towards greater acceptance of alternate payments methods for online and offline retailers is the need for guaranteed security of transactions.

By Rory Betteridge | 13 Feb 2015
2015: The Year Of The Innovative Service Offering

Twelve months is a long time for retailers, online or offline, and retailers will innovate the provision of service through already-existing smartphone technology, writes Nuance Communications' Michael Steinmann.

CurrentC Hacked, And Other Payment Headaches

CurrentC, a digital payments service backed almost exclusively by many major retail brands, has been the victim of hacking. While the software itself is secure, the data breach included the theft of email addresses of...

By Rory Betteridge | 30 Oct 2014
Apple and Alibaba Hint At Payments Team-Up

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been heavily suggesting at a collaboration with Alibaba CEO Jack Ma to incorporate their respective payment systems.

By Rory Betteridge | 28 Oct 2014
Cart Abandonment: Why Do Shoppers Do It?

A survey of British online shoppers revealed a number of telling trends in the battle against cart abandonment.

By Rory Betteridge | 14 Oct 2014
Square Secures Funding to Fight Competitors

Square has closed a venture financing round, having collected $150 million to contend with a growing list of heavyweight competitors.

By Rory Betteridge | 07 Oct 2014
New Startup Connects Online Retailers with Charities

A new innovation for online retailers has Australian shoppers sharing their online expenditures at certain retailers with a number of charities.

By Rory Betteridge | 07 Oct 2014
PayPal Moves Closer To Integrating Bitcoin

PayPal has announced a wave of measures with which it aims to ingratiate itself with bitcoin users, reaching agreements with a number of bitcoin payment providers.

By Rory Betteridge | 25 Sep 2014