Articles - 2021

  • Tap, dip or swipe, SHAZAM contactless cards offer choice and convenience

    posted by Deb Conley on Wednesday, January 20, 2021

    People want choices. People want convenience. Well, good news. SHAZAM's right in stride with the times, as payments options change, so do we. We offer all types of payment methods, so your cardholders can decide what's right for them.

  • Gift cards are for GIFTS, not payments

    posted by Mike Burke on Wednesday, January 13, 2021

    Holiday gift giving may be over, but scammers demanding gift cards as payment to keep fictitious trouble at bay remains very steady. This lucrative con involves fraudsters contacting victims with a made-up situation requiring payment by gift card to keep them or a loved one out of danger or being arrested. They claim to be from the IRS, a local sheriff's office and even technology support companies. And they don't want the physical card, just the numeric code or bar code associated with the card

  • Wells River will gain access to the RTP network through SHAZAM

    posted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021

    Wells River Savings Bank, a community bank in Vermont, announced that it has committed to bringing real-time payments capabilities to its customers through the RTP network developed by The Clearing House (TCH). Wells River will gain access to the RTP network through SHAZAM, Inc., a national debit-branded network and provider of core, EFT and other financial services to community financial institutions, while Atlantic Community Bankers Bank (ACBB) will provide funding agent capabilities.

  • Excitement at SHAZAM! Troy Moore joins us as chief sales officer

    posted on Wednesday, January 6, 2021

    Happy new year! 2021 finds SHAZAM with a new chief sales officer at the helm, and we are beyond excited to have Troy Moore leading our sales and marketing teams. He's no stranger to community banking or SHAZAM, which makes him a great fit for his new role.

  • Collison appointed to Computer Science Work Group supporting Iowa's K-12 students in technology education

    posted on Wednesday, January 6, 2021

    SHAZAM announces David Collison, senior vice president of applications development, has been named by Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds as a member of a new Computer Science Work Group.