Mobile Payments

Mobile payments make debit cards do-able again

Mobile payments make debit cards do-able again

Legions of debit card holders have stopped using their cards because of the very real danger of hackers gaining access directly into their bank accounts if their cards are hacked. Surprisingly, using an app on your smartphone may give you the peace of mind you need to save your debit card.

Is the debit card dead?

Is the debit card dead?

Replacing debit cards is frustrating and concerning. But worse, it casts a pall over the advancements in mobile payments. If the card in my wallet isn't safe, how can it possibly be safe to carry that information around in my phone? Here's how. (First in a two part look at mobile payments).