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Mar 16, 2017

What to Expect from Trump's FCC under Chairman Ajit Pai

(Part 1)

Allison D. Rule

In a move predicted by industry insiders, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) in the early days of his presidency.

Mar 16, 2017

What to Expect from Trump's FCC under Chairman Ajit Pai

(Part 3 - Priorities)

Alex I. Schneider

In the midst of a bumpy week for the Trump administration, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai met with and received President Trump’s re-nomination for a second five-year term at the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”).

Mar 16, 2017

What to Expect from Trump's FCC under Chairman Ajit Pai

(Part 2 - Enforcement)

Allison D. Rule

This three-part series builds on the predictions made by Jonathan Marashlian in his December 9, 2016 article titled 9 Areas of Communications Law Policy Destined for Material Changes under Trump's FCC.

Jan 27, 2017

Going Global

Make Way for the Workforce Revolution

Dan Banu

With a rapidly evolving marketplace and a changing economic climate, it’s time organizations take the plunge and embrace a global workforce. Global is the new local.

Aug 19, 2016

tppEXPO 2016 Conference Overview:

Getting Ready for the Future of Prepaid Wireless and Services

Ben Jackson

Seeing into the future was the goal of this year’s Prepaid Press Expo. Speakers covered topics that showed where the prepaid wireless industry is today, where it is going in the future, and how companies can be prepared for the future that is coming.

Jun 28, 2016

Today's Mobile Wallet

Michel Poignant

People are confusing what a mobile wallet is and have now assigned the meaning to a mobile wallet to be the used to store a card and pay a merchant. What we define as a real need for the consumer is to have a stored value account that can be managed exclusively from your phone or from a phone and offering all of the services that customer like the unbaked do not have access to today.

Dec 15, 2015

Striking Prepaid Gold

Bullion Backs New Card

Ed McKinley

Gold. Since the dawn of history, the glittering yellow metal has granted its owners the power to change the course of civilization. It captures the imagination and alters the soul. No one has ever had enough.

Dec 09, 2015

The Brave, New Mobile World

How Consumers and Retailers Can Benefit

Ed McKinley

Shoppers and retailers alike can take advantage of technology that’s revolutionizing closed-loop prepaid cards and mobile payments, according to speakers at a strategy session presented online by Mercator Advisory Group and CashStar.

Nov 24, 2015

Kiosks Deployed to Provide Prepaid Products

Reliable Platforms Can Generate Revenue

Arlene Hauben

Self-serve kiosks can be powerful tools for the “convenience markets” and for the prepaid market, specifically the unbanked and underserved, who make up about 28.3 percent of all households, according to federal studies.

Nov 18, 2015

5 Minutes With Kathy Tomasofsky

Acting Director of MSBA, a New Trade Group

Ed McKinley

Veteran association executive Kathy Tomasofsky is assuming a leadership role at the new Money Services Business Association during a time of great change in the industry. At the very moment that digital currencies seem poised to reshape the business, it appears that state and federal regulators are contemplating stronger rules and closer scrutiny. Against that backdrop, The Prepaid Press asked Tomasofsky about her reasons for leaving one trade group for another and what she sees ahead in prepaid and funds transfer.

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