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Credit cards: Australian consumer survey offers insight

A Datamonitor survey has revealed that 9% of Australian credit card customers admit to only managing the minimum payment each month, while almost a quarter admit to buying items they can't afford with their card. Credit card providers therefore need to be careful selecting who to offer credit, and be transparent in communicating associated costs.

Published By Datamonitor
24 Jan 2008
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Chinese consumers are ready for mobile payments, but the ecosystem faces familiar challenges

According to Datamonitor's 2012 Financial Services Consumer Insight Survey, a staggering 81.7% of Chinese consumers are interested in gaining the ability to pay for things in shops using their mobile phones. This compares to only 49.0% of UK consumers, and a low of 36.2% among Dutch consumers.

Published By Datamonitor
19 Oct 2012
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UK retail loyalty schemes: an increasingly powerful weapon

Barclaycard's announcement of the forthcoming launch of its Freedom loyalty scheme is a reflection of the increasing use of such initiatives by UK retailers. Loyalty programs can act as important footfall drivers and the data derived from them can allow for important consumer insight. However, it is important that their use is made attractive to consumers and retailers alike.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Jan 2010
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UK consumers unfazed by contactless hype

Although ownership and awareness of contactless payment cards are both on the rise, a growing number of UK contactless card holders are choosing to use other more established payment methods.

Published By Datamonitor
04 Mar 2014
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Square Cash trades security for convenience

Square's new email fund transfer service highlights the growing trend of mobile wallet providers looking to the P2P space to broaden their service functionalities. However, getting the balance right between convenience and security is crucial.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Oct 2013
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NTT DOCOMO's virtual prepaid card faces usage struggle

NTT DOCOMO's new virtual Visa prepaid card service for online shoppers will require considerable long-term investment to garner any real payoffs, as there is a general unwillingness to use prepaid online in Japan.

Published By Datamonitor
26 Sep 2013
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Providers must reassure consumers over contactless

Concern over lost or stolen contactless payment cards can be a barrier to consumer uptake of the new payment format. Issuers and schemes must provide reassurance in order to drive demand for contactless payment use.

Published By Datamonitor
06 Aug 2013
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Qantas pressured by card schemes to reduce surcharges

The leading card schemes have begun to pressure merchants to reduce high card usage charges. Qantas has reacted accordingly, and other companies are likely to follow its lead in the future.

Published By Datamonitor
17 Jul 2013
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Secure Cloud threatens US payment networks

US banking association The Clearing House (TCH) is moving to the fore of consumer payments with a security service for mobile payments that has the potential to challenge processors and card schemes later on.

Published By Datamonitor
11 Jul 2013
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Banco Sabadell using cash to push mobile payments

Banco Sabadell's Instant Money service highlights a growing trend among banks looking to use ATM cash withdrawals as a means of promoting mobile payments. However, getting the balance right between convenience and security is key to success.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Jun 2013

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