Consumers Love Mobile Wallets — But Fraud Fear is a Powerful Inhibitor

Concerns about fraud and theft risks are inhibiting adoption of mobile wallets, but businesses underestimate the problem. A survey, from NTT Data found more than half of consumers believe mobile wallets are less secure than cash—yet nearly 60% of executives say mobile money will build their business because it’s safe.  NTT says fear is a…

Speedpass+ & Equifax Add Apply & Buy for Instant Credit at the Pump

The ExxonMobil Speedpass+ mobile payment app has been jazzed-up to enable consumers to apply for the ExxonMobil Smart Card credit card directly through the app and begin saving on fuel purchases.  The “Apply and Buy” feature is available to consumers nationwide through ExxonMobil’s Speedpass+ app, which can be downloaded through the Apple app store or…

Discover Card Mobile App Kicks Butt Big Time In Customer Satisfaction

Discover Card’s mobile app ranked highest in customer satisfaction among U.S. credit card companies, according to J.D. Power’s first U.S. Credit Card App Satisfaction StudySM. Discover received 895 points out of a possible 1,000, outpacing the industry average by 23 points.  Discover’s mobile app, which launched in 2009, provides cardmembers: • Apple Touch ID to…