Chase plans to bring its newly introduced Chase Pay mobile payments solution to gas stations and convenience stores in an attempt to corner a sector known for the kind of everyday purchases that fit well with mobile.
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As conducting financial tasks on smartphones gains widespread adoption, consumers are increasingly using mobile banking applications, with 86 percent believing they are easy to use, according to a new report from IBM.
Banking from a smartphone has now become accepted on a global scale, with one in five adults worldwide leveraging mobile finance services, according to a new report from Juniper Research.
While a plethora of financial institutions continue rolling out mobile-friendly tools for on-the-go customers, a recent study from Amdocs discovered that more than 68 percent of respondents are not using mobile financial services, suggesting fundamental issues such as security concerns and lack of awareness still abound.
Wells Fargo & Co. is reaping the benefits from its mobile-first outlook by revealing that it has sent more than a half-billion SMS and email alerts to consumers’ smartphones, offering information on topics ranging from ATM withdrawals to bank account activity.
BBVA Compass is attempting to differentiate its new prepaid card with a mobile application that automatically learns spending habits and suggests customized budgets.
The Chase Freedom credit card now allows cardholders to instantly redeem points at major retailers such as Target and Starbucks through a new mobile application, reflecting how rewards programs are being reimagined for the mobile space.
Brokerage firm TD Ameritrade is following up on the 124 percent uptick in trading on mobile devices by offering users of its Mobile Trader application the ability to connect to a service representative and text for help without leaving the app.
International bank ING is bringing the banking world into the future with voice-activated payments for users of its application to increase customer convenience and stay on top of cutting-edge technology.
Chase is continuing its digital transformation by rolling out a redesigned homepage for its site to optimize the experience across tablet devices and desktops while bringing timely stories and advice to consumers’ attention.