ATMIA says decision last week cancels out a year of work on enabling U.S. payment network use of EMV standards.
The traditional mental picture of credit counseling has an adviser and a client sitting together. The look-them-in-the-eye, get to really know them idea.
Debit card transaction volumes have increased because a combination of technology and innovative entrepreneurs. And that has helped push the cash cards into parts of the payments universe where they have never been before.
Caution noted: Consumers reducing discretionary spending while increasingly resorting to credit for necessities.
Credit unions that rely on card interchange for a good part of their noninterest income should see improved numbers from February and going forward, according to First Data Corp.