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FirstCapital Bank of Texas Launches Video Teller ATMs
Apr 02

FirstCapital Bank of Texas Launches Video Teller ATMs

FirstCapital Bank of Texas, based in Midland, Texas with $824 million in assets, introduced video teller ATM technology. It allows customers to speak with live, remote bank associates through an ATM at any time during every day of the week. The bank says that up to 95 percent of transactions typically conducted at a teller

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Mar 06

Isis Holds Taxicab Promotion for American Express Customers

Through June 1, 2014, American Express card customers who pay for a ride in an NYC Yellow Medallion Taxicab through the Isis Mobile Wallet will get back 50 percent in the form of statement credits. The promotion is available for personal, OPEN Small Business and Serve card customers. Each eligible card can receive up to

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Feb 12

Wells Fargo Holds Promotion to Boost Isis Wallet Usage

Wells Fargo is holding a limited-time promotion to encourage more of its credit card customers to use the Isis Mobile Wallet, with which the bank is partnered. Wells Fargo credit card customers who link their cards to the Isis Mobile Wallet will receive a one-time $20 statement credit after making one contactless payment. Additionally, they’ll

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Feb 05

Ally Bank Launches Windows 8 App

Ally Bank has released a native mobile banking application for the Windows 8 mobile platform. The app functions similar to the online bank’s apps on other mobile platforms. Customers can check account balances, view recent transactions, transfer funds, make mobile check deposits and more. “Our Windows app is yet another example that demonstrates Ally’s customer-driven

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Yahoo Email Hack Could Jeopardize Bank Accounts
Jan 31

Yahoo Email Hack Could Jeopardize Bank Accounts

Yahoo reported that a third-party database was hacked and there was unauthorized access to an undisclosed number of Yahoo Mail accounts, which could in turn put users’ bank accounts at risk. “Our ongoing investigation shows that malicious computer software used the list of usernames and passwords to access Yahoo Mail accounts,” said Jay Rossiter, senior

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Mint Now Allows Users to Track their Bitcoins

Mint, the popular personal financial management tool, announced that it is the first money management tool that will track users’ Bitcoins, an increasingly-popular digital currency. On top of the many financial accounts that can already be linked to Mint, the tool now links to Coinbase, the largest Bitcoin wallet service in the U.S. with more

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More Banks Experiment With Voice Technology
Jan 27

More Banks Experiment With Voice Technology

Interested in finding out how much you spent at grocery stores last month? Why don’t you ask — using your bank’s mobile app? Soon you might be able to. Wells Fargo & Co. has begun testing voice-recognition technology that could impact how its 12 million mobile-banking customers use their smartphones to bank. Wells Fargo’s move

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PayPal Launches Digital Gift Code Store
Dec 17

PayPal Launches Digital Gift Code Store

PayPal has opened a store that sells digital gift codes to PayPal users in the U.S., U.K. and Germany. The new PayPal Digital Gift store sells digital gift cards from the world’s leading brands, which can be purchased with PayPal funds and become instantly available for use or gifting. PayPal partnered with epay, a division

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Isis Mobile Wallet Launches Support for Wells Fargo Credit Cards
Dec 13

Isis Mobile Wallet Launches Support for Wells Fargo Credit Cards

Wells Fargo has partnered with Isis to allow Wells Fargo credit card customers to load their cards on the Isis Mobile Wallet, which is a digital wallet that lets users pay for purchases and redeem digital coupons by waving their phones in front of a contactless payment terminal. “During this pilot phase with Isis, we

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This Tool Will Save You Money and Time While Shopping

This Tool Will Save You Money and Time While Shopping

Honey, a new Chrome extension that makes discount shopping simple, is going to be your new best friend. The easy to use tool automatically finds discount and promo codes at hundreds of online stores in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. While searching, Honey tries the codes for you so you don’t have to do

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