Moms take care of everyone – family, friends and co-workers – and they make it all look easy. One of our favorite ways to celebrate and thank mom on her special day is to take her to a restaurant. In fact, Mother’s Day is projected to be a ‘top five’ day for 2017 restaurant sales …
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Masterindex reveals strong uptake of e-commerce across Europe with different trends from country to country Europeans are avid online shoppers according to the first Masterindex on pan-European e-commerce and new payment trends. With the European market for e-commerce expected to grow by 45% from 2015 to 2018[1], a Mastercard survey of consumers in over 20 …
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Fifth Annual Mastercard Digital Payments Study Highlights Social Media Trends Around Digital Wallets, Artificial Intelligence and More  PURCHASE, N.Y. – February 28, 2017 – Digital wallets continued to gain prominence in smartphones and laptops across the globe and dominated the discussion of new ways to pay, with the topic now topping 75 percent of conversations …
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 The annual “Mastercard Valentine’s Day Index” highlights money is no object when it comes to creating a special experience Share this news using the hashtag #LoveIndex http://newsroom.mastercard.com/?p=59335 February 13, 2017 – Whether it’s a small romantic gesture or an extravagant surprise for that special someone, it would appear shoppers around the globe are feeling loved up, spending …
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Millions of Europeans Lack Access to the Global Economy, but the Road to Inclusion is a Digital One Waterloo, Belgium – December 12, 2016 – Mastercard today announced findings from new research into those who are financially excluded across Europe, finding a third (33%) are employed full time and 35% are aged 18-34. 138 million [1] …
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