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Citigroup Is Testing Its Own Bitcoin: 'Citicoin'
Money

Citigroup Is Testing Its Own Bitcoin: 'Citicoin'

Taking a page out of Bitcoin's playbook, the banking giant is exploring innovative ways to transact across borders without a bank account.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Facebook Users Across the U.S. Can Now Send Money Via Messenger
Facebook

Facebook Users Across the U.S. Can Now Send Money Via Messenger

By linking a debit card to Facebook Messenger, you can send and receive funds through the social network.
The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.
Payments

The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.

If you're not ready for to transition to EMV chip cards by Oct. 1, you could put your customers and your business at risk. Here's what you need to know.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Advice on Starting a Bitcoin-Based Business
Bitcoin

Advice on Starting a Bitcoin-Based Business

Three leading industry experts share why they took the leap and why they think you should, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Ways to Write Your Own Success Story in the Booming Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

6 Ways to Write Your Own Success Story in the Booming Sharing Economy

The growth of the sharing economy shows no signs of slacking, largely because entrepreneurs continue to innovate.
Tx Zhuo
Why It Might Make Sense to Pay Your Employees in Bitcoin (VIDEO)
Bitcoin

Why It Might Make Sense to Pay Your Employees in Bitcoin (VIDEO)

Bitwage bills itself as the world's first payroll startup to incorporate the cost- and time-saving benefits of Bitcoin.
Geoff Weiss
A Guide to International Payment Preferences
Payments

A Guide to International Payment Preferences

In some countries, credit cards aren't the payment method of choice. Here's what to know.
Oren Levy
At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?
Entrepreneur Mindset

At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?

Leaving behind a steady income and starting your business introduces a conundrum: When do you get a prize?
Adam Callinan
Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners
Retailers

Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners

The retailer is now offering digital marketing, payment processing and loans to the 600,000 business members who shop its stores and website each week.
Geoff Weiss
Stripe Co-Founder on How He Could Have Scaled Faster
If I Knew Then

Stripe Co-Founder on How He Could Have Scaled Faster

For our 'If I Knew Then' Series, the CEO and co-founder of mobile-payment system Stripe discusses the importance of structure, benefits of working with family and finding product-market fit.
Nina Zipkin
Papa John's Launches Venmo-Powered Digital Platform to Split Bills
Pizza

Papa John's Launches Venmo-Powered Digital Platform to Split Bills

A new way to split the check when you're splitting a pizza.
Kate Taylor
Check Out This 'Future-Proof' Universal POS Terminal
Point of sale systems

Check Out This 'Future-Proof' Universal POS Terminal

Poynt's terminal accepts every form of payment, for any type of business.
John Patrick Pullen
PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations
Legal Issues

PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations

The electronic payments firm agreed to settle charges by the U.S. Treasury Department that it violated numerous sanctions programs against several countries.
Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?
Payments

Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?

Maybe not but the move suggests a larger strategy.
Leena Rao