Prepaid 101: What is Prepaid?

September 12, 2014 10:30

In payments, the term ‘prepaid’ is inclusive and versatile. It could be a gift card available at a retail location. Or the payroll card an underserved employee uses to receive wages – perhaps the very first electronic payments card in their wallet. It could also be a government disbursement product that delivers taxpayer savings, while …
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This week the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg will make its final judgment in a long running court case on our cross-border interchange fees within Europe. Although it will undoubtedly make the news, what will the ruling actually mean in practice? A lot has happened since this process began with a European Commission anti-trust …
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Martin Böhm is responsible for the cash desk systems and payment solutions at Globus, in Czech Republic.  Here he shares his Cashless Pioneer story with MasterCard and explains the reasons for integrating contactless payments at Globus supermarkets. My name is Martin Böhm; I have been working for Globus for 10 years. Globus is a family …
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