Potential licensees interested in obtaining more information about the One Swipe
and discussing licensing opportunities with respect to the product can contact the Manufacturer Response Department of Innovation Direct[TM] at (877) 991-0909 ext.
Meanwhile, according to the Merchants Payments Coalition, US merchants and consumers are struggling under the weight of swipe
fees up to ten times higher than what Visa Europe is proposing for European transactions.
Consumers pay roughly $460 a year in swipe
fees through higher prices.
But, with the new plans, a swipe
card will be needed throughout the day.
But the banks have a point when they claim that debit card swipe
fees help pay the cost of cash-free commerce.
According to the Fed, the average swipe
fee last year was 44 cents.
After wages and facility operations, swipe
fees represent one of the largest business costs for a retailer.
Some 30 million Americans could potentially be waving good-bye to the swipe
system this year and adopting a key fob or contactless credit card, up from about 9 million last year, according to David Robertson, publisher of The Nilson Report, a Carpinteria-based newsletter that tracks the credit card industry.
Whenever your skin gets oily from sweat, just pluck one of the pre-moistened sheets outta the pack and swipe
Taking my cue from the 20th anniversary issue of Inside Direct Mail (see story on page 3), whose archive is probably the world's largest swipe
file, here are some offer and copy suggestions from the swipe
file that every copywriter should keep.
By adding the MBF310 Sweep Sensor with Cogent Systems software, the JumpDrive TouchGuard replaces awkward passwords with the convenience of a finger swipe
, to control access to data stored on the JumpDrive TouchGuard.
Since the metal's surface tension depends on its temperature, the surface tension changes along the swipe
as cooling occurs.
Paying a provider copay or verifying member eligibility is now as easy as the swipe
of a card.
The proposed introduction of innocent little swipe
cards, which staff feared would give BA the opportunity to collect information which could be used to their detriment.
The district is to have card-reading machines, which are to be set up at each entrance and metal detector, where students will have to swipe
their cards upon entering.