Mastercard Identity Check Mobile allows cardholders to authenticate online payment by scanning their fingerprint or by taking a selfie. Technology eliminates the need to remember passwords to confirm online payments, while improving the security in these transactions. The application is now available in Brazil and Mexico, following successful implementations in 14 countries around the world. …
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Corporate cardholders will be able to use Selfies and Fingerprint Scans to Verify Their Identity when Making Online Purchases  TORONTO, March 23, 2016 – BMO Financial Group (BMO) and MasterCard today marked the beginning of a phased launch of the first biometric corporate credit card program in Canada and the U.S. that will enable cardholders …
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U.S. Biometrics Pilot a Success

February 19, 2016 10:19

This past fall, First Tech Federal Credit Union, the nation’s leading credit union serving employees and family members of America’s technology sector, in cooperation with MasterCard, was one of two global partners to help MasterCard test biometrics payment authentication using the MasterCard Identity Check™ mobile app. Through the app, First Tech employees verified the authenticity …
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Purchase, N.Y. – Oct. 6, 2015 – MasterCard today introduced MasterCard Identity Check, a suite of technology solutions that leverage advanced technologies to prove a consumer’s identity and further simplify the online shopping experience. Existing methods to prove an identity online can take shoppers away from a retailer’s website. This final step can be time …
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FIRST TECH FEDERAL CREDIT UNION AND MASTERCARD ANNOUNCE FIRST U.S. BIOMETRIC PAYMENTS PILOT Verifying Payments with Facial Recognition and Fingerprint Scans Will Enhance Credit Union Member Experience and Security MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – August 18, 2015 – First Tech Federal Credit Union today announced a pilot program with MasterCard that will enable First Tech employees …
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