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Are QR code payments secure?

Are QR code payments secure?

Mike Johnston Chief Technical Officer QR code payment options have grown significantly over the last five years, on the back of smart phone adoption and the use of social media and digital platforms. For banks and mobile money services, the potential for QR codes is...

Key Takeaways from the Financial Inclusion Summit 2017

Key Takeaways from the Financial Inclusion Summit 2017

Youtap is a sponsor at the Seamless East Africa event this week in Nairobi, Kenya. On Tuesday, experts gathered for the Financial Inclusion Summit 2017. Youtap’s Shaun Morgan, VP of Sales – Africa, was a featured speaker. The delegates’ presentations led to exciting...

Three ways to speed up NFC transactions

Three ways to speed up NFC transactions

For mobile money providers that want to increase transaction revenue through NFC payments, the top priority should be creating a great user experience. Unless it’s quick and easy to Tap and Pay, nothing else matters. Tap and Pay transactions should take seconds, not...

QR Codes:The innovation mobile money services can’t afford to ignore

QR Codes:The innovation mobile money services can’t afford to ignore

QR codes have already transformed payments in China. They are becoming increasingly popular in India and other countries promoting cashless economies. But did you know QR codes can be integrated with mobile money? Youtap has developed new solutions and apps that make...

MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money now accepted by Africabs

MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money now accepted by Africabs

Africab passengers in Cotonou have an easier way to pay for their journeys. MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money service, powered by Youtap, is now available in Africab taxis. Now customers can pay for a cab with a simple tap! MomoPay is also accepted by Cotonou’s Moto...

Nilson Report: Youtap Mobile POS Package

Nilson Report: Youtap Mobile POS Package

Youtap’s new X8 ‘micro’ point of sale solution for emerging markets has been featured in the June 2017 issue of The Nilson Report. The X8 is an inexpensive retail enablement solution to help mobile network operators, banks and payment providers boost transaction...

Airtel Money launches Tap and Go service in Zambia

Airtel Money launches Tap and Go service in Zambia

Youtap’s customers continue to roll out Youtap’s payment platforms across Africa. Recently, Airtel Zambia launched its Airtel Money ‘Tap and Go’ service. Airtel Zambia announced the launch at an event held in cooperation with food retailer Zambeef. Airtel Money ‘Tap...

Banks Need To Focus On A New Customer: The Unbanked

Banks Need To Focus On A New Customer: The Unbanked

Article: Alan McIntyre, contributor at Forbes / Photo: Forbes.com When most people think about companies like MoneyGram International, they think of unappealing strip mall locations with bulletproof glass where immigrants send money home and get payday loans at...

A better way to pay at the wet market

A better way to pay at the wet market

Youtap’s contactless payments platforms bring solutions to vendors in Bintaro, Indonesia.   At the wet market in Bintaro, Indonesia, chicken, fish and fruit vendors are getting on board with Telkomsel’s TCASH Tap payment method. This solution, developed by...