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The Security vs. Freedom Debate: Payment Card Style!

The Security vs. Freedom Debate: Payment Card Style!

“Those who sacrifice liberty for security deserve neither,” Ben Franklin once famously remarked. The question is whether the famously frugal Mr. Franklin would be happy knowing that most customers today, when it comes to payments, are usually choosing “freedom” over...

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“Fintech” and Futures

“Fintech” and Futures

Last week, we touched on a word that any reader of this blog should probably add to her vocabulary at this point: “Fintech.” As we noted, it’s a contraction of “Financial Technology,” and it’s popping up everywhere -- particularly in studies of how fast consumer...

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