Expo’14 Post Show Roundup
Strategies Tuned to Consumer Needs
Arlene Hauben
If the look and tone of the recent tppEXPO’14 in Las Vegas is any indication, this may be the best of times for prepaid. Exhibits never looked better, providers were upbeat, and conference sessions were full. With more than 1,800 prepaid distributors, carriers, technology firms, and other professionals in attendance, there was plenty of partying and conversation.
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Prepaid BusinessOpen Loop PaymentsLoyalty/RewardsSEP 23, 2014
5 Minutes With Beth Merle
Director, Banking & Financial Services Sutherland Global Services
Arlene Hauben
Beth Merle has been consulting with financial institutions for more than 20 years working with product, marketing and operations leaders in the major and community bank markets in the US. She has supported numerous banks to further their strategies on retention, growth and greater share of wallet through data-driven communications.
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Prepaid BusinessOpen Loop PaymentsVirtual ServicesWirelessLoyalty/RewardsSEP 23, 2014
Apple Enters the Payment Space
Introduces Apple Pay in the New iPhone
Arlene Hauben
Apple is calling its new payment system Apple Pay. Apple’s much anticipated high-profile event took place at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts, near its Cupertino headquarters on September 9. Tim Cook, chief executive, officially revealed the new products.
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Prepaid BusinessOpen Loop PaymentsVirtual ServicesWirelessGift CardsLoyalty/RewardsSEP 23, 2014
FM Summit Debates Mobile Wallet
Prepaid Pros See a Moveable Bank Account
Rivka Gewirtz Little
At The Financial Mobility Summit 2014 in Las Vegas last month, prepaid pros gathered to debate the intersection of prepaid, financial services and mobile platforms, and one thing was clear - in-store retail payments are only a tiny piece of the puzzle.
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Prepaid BusinessOpen Loop PaymentsVirtual ServicesGift CardsLoyalty/RewardsSEP 23, 2014
Five Key Trends Driving Gift Card Success
Selling Online and Mobile
Arlene Hauben
Who doesn’t like a gift card? Today’s gift card has become more personal and more pictorial and no one is complaining when they open it up whether it be in an envelope or on their digital screen. The next big reveal is on your smartphone.
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At The Prepaid Press, We Do It Different And We Do It For You
By Robin Tobias

As we wrap up all of our post-Prepaid Press Expo & Financial Mobility Summit coverage for 2014, it is remarkable to see just how far our industry has grown since the newspaper’s inception in 2001. Expo, itself, now has seven years under its belt, each year surpassing most of our own expectations. With 1,800 + registered attendees and a sold out exhibit hall, August’s Expo shows that our industry is not only alive and well, but growing in ways we could only project even just a few years back.

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Regulatory RundownPrepaid BusinessWirelessPhone Cards
September/October 2014
OCTOBER 14, 2014
3PEA and Visa Enter into Prepaid Card Agreement

OCTOBER 14, 2014
CardCash.com Partners with InComm

OCTOBER 14, 2014
SIRAS Announces Name Change

OCTOBER 10, 2014
Ingo Money and Advance Financial Partner

OCTOBER 9, 2014
Mercator Advisory Group Releases New Research
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NOVEMBER 05 - 06
Customer Engagement Technology World (CETW)
New York, NY
NOVEMBER 10 - 12
Engagement & Experience Expo
Dallas, TX
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