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Many ways to make a payment

Many ways to make a payment

I recently went out to eat at a local beachside restaurant, and at the end of the meal, the bill was delivered with a QR code on it. By scanning that QR code, I was [...]

One-third of consumers think their credit is better than it is

One-third of consumers think their credit is better than it is

In spite of alternative credit score initiatives by J.P. Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank, the traditional credit score system is not going away anytime soon, and consumers want help in understanding [...]

Three trends that are shaping the credit card industry

Three trends that are shaping the credit card industry

The events of 2020 probably caused more upheaval in the credit card industry than had been experienced in quite some time. The payments industry had to quickly adapt, and credit unions that were slow to [...]

Webinar recap: Consumer credit confidently charges out of Covid era

Webinar recap: Consumer credit confidently charges out of Covid era

On May 17, 2021, Elan participated in a live discussion event hosted by PYMNTS.com titled “Consumer Credit Confidently Charges Out of Covid Era.”  Click here to view a recording of the event. Consumers Rebalance [...]

DIY banking takes consumers beyond the branch

DIY banking takes consumers beyond the branch

The pandemic has quickly pushed the payments world toward the direction of “hands-off.” The rise of contactless payments and digital banking will attest to that. But that doesn’t mean banks can leave consumers to [...]