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The Uncommon Way of Using SwipeSimple

As a Customer Operations Associate at CardFlight, I have at times many things to juggle, but I find myself fortunate to have the chance to speak with our resellers of SwipeSimple on a daily basis. While some of the conversations I have with the reseller can be technical, others involve the merchant on the call […]

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How CardFlight and Miura Create the World of mPOS

CardFlight is a mobile point-of-sale solution provider, meaning we have a SaaS (software-as-a- service) platform that allows developers and enterprise companies to accept card-present payments in their own apps via a simple integration. This makes CardFlight the yin to Miura’s yang in the world of mobile POS. CardFlight operates in the U.S market, catering to […]

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Not All Mobile Point of Sale are Created Equal

With over 1.5 billion smartphones and 200 million tablets being sold per year, the explosion of mobile devices has revolutionized numerous industries that serve businesses and consumers. The payments industry is no exception, and 451 Research projects that the number of mobile point of sale solutions deployed will grow 4x from 2015 to 2019, reaching 54 million units in 2019.[…]

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Reflections On the EMV Chip Card Migration, One Year In

A full year has now passed since the U.S. EMV liability shift took effect on October 1, 2015. The shift disrupted the credit card industry, directly influencing merchants’ businesses and the level of fraud liability risk to which they are exposed. Over the past year, a lot has changed and both consumers and merchants are […]

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The iPhone 7 and Its Impact on Mobile POS

Earlier today, Apple announced the iPhone 7. While dedicated Apple fans may be excited to have their choice between two different shades of black, the biggest news for merchant service providers and others who offer mobile POS technology is that the upcoming iPhone won’t contain an audio jack.

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What I Learned as an Intern at a Start-up in NYC

Movies tell us college is wild, class is unimportant, and when we graduate our entire friend group will be going off to an Ivy League grad school or a job on Wall Street. Like it’s just that simple.

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[meetup] Virtual credit cards with Bo Jiang ( CEO at Privacy.com)

The third Mobile Payments NYC meetup of the year will feature Bo Jiang, CEO of Privacy.com. We’ll discuss the evolution of their product, the opportunities and challenges of building personal financial management solutions for consumers, and discuss Privacy.com’s outlook for 2016 and beyond. Privacy.com generates virtual card numbers that protect your security and privacy when […]

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How mobile payments evolve industries

Direct Selling Companies Something we always see in the payments industry, and even in life, is change; change is not easy, but change is inevitable. It is something we should embrace, and the faster we can adjust and accept, the more successful we will be, as individuals and in business. A great example is the […]

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CardFlight EMV Migration Tracker – April 2016

The CardFlight EMV Migration Tracker is based on real transactions processed through the CardFlight payment gateway since the October 1 liability shift. All data comes from sample of hundreds of thousands of transactions at thousands of merchants in all 50 states from October 2015 through February 2016. This data was collected across merchants with and […]

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NYC Mobile Payments Meetup – FinTech Investing w/ Travis Skelly (FinTech Collective)

Forrester Research predicts that the US mobile payments market will grow to $90 Billion by 2017. Come join the Mobile Payments NYC Meetup to learn how. The first Meetup of 2016 is on Thursday, February 4th, and will feature Travis Skelly, Director at FinTech Collective, based in New York City. We’ll discuss the payments landscape in NYC […]

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