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Environmental Protection

Top #5 Initiatives Indian Banks Are Taking To Save Mother Earth

A great initiative undertaken by banks has been to enable these ATMs with solar energy

Visa, MasterCard $7.25 Billion Settlement With Retailers Is Thrown Out

The case will return to the Brooklyn federal court, where it will be overseen by U.S. District Judge Margo Brodie.

Wal-Mart Sues Visa for Resisting Use of PIN-Based Transactions

Banks and payment network operators are favoring the use of chip cards verified by signatures

From Paanwalas to Franchises, Here's How Offline Payments Are Bridging the Gaps

Offline payments are enabling the smallest mom & pop shops as well as giant franchises to share a cashless payment portal

4 Reasons Merchants Should Make the Switch to EMV Now

Later this year, the more secure point-of-sale terminals will be required by law and most likely expected by consumers.

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