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The digitization and integration of identification cards such as a drivers license may be the missing link to expanded mobile wallet use.
Consumers still write checks, but research says they don't really like it. This study looks at check writers by age, gender and frequency.
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The checking account of the future will most likely be a downloadable bank account with functionality desired by the digital consumer.
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The banking industry is losing its stranglehold on consumers’ cash management tools, and mobile P2P payments are one of the key battles.
Apple can quickly become a major payments player with the iTunes system, 500,000 credit cards on file and new merchant technology.
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