Study: Americans Find Government, Financial Sectors Untrustworthy

What's Next In Payments®
1:47 PM EST January 22nd, 2013

Americans have the least trust in the government and financial and banking industries across all industries in the country, according to a recent survey.

The 2013 Edelman Trust Barometer registered only 46 percent of Americans claiming they trusted the financial services industry, while just 41 percent said they trust banks. Those numbers have increased since 2011, however, when only 25 percent of Americans said they trusted the two industries, notes BankCreditNews.com.

Read the full story here.

Topics:
Comments
Also by This Author
What's Hot
Merchant Innovation
Target Restructures to Boost Business Intelligence
Europe
UK Payments Council: Let’s Add More Data To Electronic Payments
Mobile Commerce
Apple Pay Starts Strong, Considering
Mobile Commerce
PayPal: What Are You Wearing?
View All Articles ››
You May Also Like
Company Spotlight
Different mPOS Strokes for Different mPOS Folks
International
Digital River Offers A Sneak Peak At Mobile eCommerce Trends
Mobile Commerce
Trustwave Buys Cenzic To Beef Up App Testing Capability
Merchant Innovation
Target Restructures to Boost Business Intelligence
Merchant Innovation
How To Drive Impulse Buying On The Web
News
A Five-Year Glimpse Into Consumer Payment Preference
Europe
UK Payments Council: Let’s Add More Data To Electronic Payments
View All Articles ››