Black Friday kicked off shopping spree also helped along by weather, First Data says.
Five hundred job cuts in Denver part of company's bid to be more efficient and innovative, spokesman says.
ORNL FCU to use MasterCard's Maestro network on First Data processing rail.
The prospect of renewed Congressional budget fights helped undercut consumer spending last month, according to a report from First Data.
Just when it might become more important than ever to be able to track the interchange that debit transactions generate for credit unions, many, if not most, may have not begun to uncover their debit programs’ bottom lines.
In this Opinion piece, a First Data executive looks at how un- and underbanked consumers "can provide a unique opportunity for credit unions to grow their member base."
Card issuing credit unions are probably looking at a better than average month for credit and debit card interchange.
TMG's analysis echoes similar findings from card processing rivals First Data and CO-OP Financial Services.
Between the ages of 13 and 19, teens begin to make more of their own decisions. Unfortunately, credit unions aren’t always on the winning side of teen independence.
Earlier store openings and a search for bargains drove retail sales volume up 5.6% from last year, First Data said.