mobile payment

Boston Pizza Now Lets You Pay-at-Table with Apple Pay or Credit Cards

Boston Pizza has launched new functionality to its MyBP loyalty program app, which will let customers pay for their bill at the table with their smartphone with credit cards and mobile wallets like Apple Pay. A partnership with MyCheck will integrate a pay-at-table experience at select locations within the Greater Toronto Area, as part of...

Paytm for iOS Partners with Payment Source to Pay Bills with Cash

Toronto-based mobile payments company Paytm has announced it has partnered with Payment Source, to allow its users to deposit cash into their Paytm app without incurring transactions costs. Paytm Canada will leverage Payment Source’s Loadhub in-person payment network, available at over 6,000 Canada Post locations, to directly deposit cash into their Paytm account to pay...

Esso Launches Speedpass+ iOS App for Mobile Payments at the Pump

Esso has officially launched Speedpass+ for iOS (and Android), which lets customers pay for their gas and car washes from their smartphone. The company says they are the first major fuels retailer in the country to offer mobile payments at the pump, which includes loyalty rewards. How does Speedpass+ work? Users first download the app,...

Apple Says Australian Banks Looking for Apple Pay Access Futile

Apple has provided its latest submission countering attempts by three Australian banks to access the iPhone‘s NFC for mobile payments.  The banks’ attempts to access NFC directly to bypass Apple Pay–for which Apple usually charges a fee–are pointless, as such access would compromise both the user and security experience for Apple customers around the world, […]

Canadian Banks: Consumers Slow to Adopt Complex Mobile Payments [PIC]

A new white paper released by Canada’s Big 6 banks and the Canadian Bankers Association has analyzed the mobile payment landscape in our country. Their conclusion is consumers have been slow to adopt mobile payments, mainly due to the fact proprietary SIM-based solutions are not ideal, according to The Globe and Mail. The white paper,...

Apple Launches ‘Apple Pay’ Mobile Payment System

Alongside the unveiling of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones, Apple has also launched a new mobile payment system today called 'Apple Pay’, that allows users to pay at the counter with an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. Apple notes that users will be able to use their phones at the cash register in...