Real-Time Payments

Real-Time Payments
PayRetailers Integrates Brazil’s PIX Into All-in-One Payment Platform
June 27, 2023

PayRetailers has integrated PIX into its all-in-one payment platform. With the integration of this real-time payment system of Brazil, PayRetailers can help international businesses offer this secure, instant payment method, the company said in a Tuesday (June 27) press release. “PayRetailers understands the immense potential of PIX...

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PYMNTS Intelligence: Leveraging Real-Time Payments to Aid SMBs’ Cash Flow
June 22, 2023

With 9 in 10 SMBs receiving late payments and half now considered financially unhealthy, it’s not surprising that half are also eager to adopt real-time payments to improve their cash flow. PYMNTS explains the connection between real-time payments and SMB financial resiliency.

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Real-Time Payments Offer Small Businesses Stability Amid Cash Flow Struggles
June 21, 2023

Running a small to midsized business (SMB) in the modern economy can be challenging even under perfect economic conditions. Marketing, staffing, inventory management and other variables fully within owners’ control can be difficult due to a lack of funding. Payments are one of SMBs’ most...

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ACI Worldwide Offers Instant Payments to UK and EU Merchants
June 19, 2023

ACI Worldwide has launched its instant payments solution for merchants in Europe and the U.K. ACI Instant Pay will let merchants in these areas accept instant online, mobile and in-store payments by integrating with the real-time company’s payment orchestration platform, ACI said in a Monday (June...

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Mexico and Peru to Follow Brazil’s Real-Time Payments Footsteps
June 18, 2023

Despite large proportions of unbanked households hampering real-time payments adoption in Latin America, some countries in the region are expected to see massive real-time payments growth in the coming years.  In Peru, for example, proliferation of the Immediate Interbank Transfers (IRT) system has been slow...

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PYMNTS Intelligence: Leveraging Real-Time Payments to Help Paycheck-to-Paycheck Households
June 15, 2023

As inflation grows faster than most wages, an increasing number of households are living paycheck to paycheck, having just enough money to make it to the next payday with little to no funds in savings or investment accounts. Even households with high wages can find...

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How Earned Wage Access Can Change the Game for Paycheck-to-Paycheck Families
June 14, 2023

With 60% of U.S. consumers now living paycheck to paycheck, PYMNTS examines the latest support for using real-time payments and instant payroll as a vital tool to help consumers manage their cash flow more efficiently without tapping into short-term credit.

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A Paycheck-to-Paycheck Consumer Needs Faster Payouts
June 13, 2023

The popular conception of a household living paycheck to paycheck may be one of poverty. The reality is that a large share of households representing all economic strata live this way. A recent PYMNTS study found that 48% of high-income households live paycheck to paycheck....

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India’s UPI Real-Time Payments System Tops 9 Billion Monthly Transactions
June 01, 2023

India’s monthly Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transaction count has topped 9 billion in a single month. The real-time payments system’s transaction count hit 9.41 billion in May, up 58% year over year, the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) said in a Thursday (June 1) tweet. It’s 9 Billion+ transactions...