The Bottom Line

The Year of Payments Chaos: Onsite Coverage

Posted by Strategic Resource Management on Nov 20, 2014 9:00:00 AM

LAS VEGAS — On day two of the sprawling Money20/20 conference at the Aria Resort here, speakers waded into many of the era’s hot button topics including interchange to bank branch reinvention, tokenization and card not present fees.

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Credit Unions Rev Up EMV Migration

Posted by Strategic Resource Management on Nov 13, 2014 9:00:00 AM

With the liability for card fraud set to switch in one year to financial institutions and merchants that aren't ready for EMV, many credit unions are scrambling to transition from slide-and-sign to pin-and-chip.

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Two ATM Giants Renew Surcharge – Free Deal

Posted by Strategic Resource Management on Nov 6, 2014 9:00:00 AM

Point-of-sale network CU24 and Allpoint, a national ATM network, have extended an agreement to continue offering access to the more than 55,000 surcharge-free ATMs through CU24.

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Dimensional Weight Pricing and How it Could Affect Your Shipping Charges

Posted by Strategic Resource Management on Nov 6, 2014 9:00:00 AM

The way in which ground shipping charges are derived is about to change in 2015. Are you prepared? Both FedEx and UPS announced plans to apply dimensional weight pricing on all packages. The two companies already use this pricing on many of their other services, but have now opted to expand this practice further. Both companies believe these changes will help to reduce excess packaging materials and overall package sizes in order to better optimize loads, which may ultimately lead to related reductions in fuel use, vehicle emissions and transportation costs. 

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Topics: Manufacturing