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Square Expands Its Bank-like Offerings

Payments start-up Square is encroaching on even more of traditional banks’ territory. The San Francisco-based tech company announced Thursday it will let businesses using Square’s payment network give customers the option to break big payments up, into smaller, fixed, monthly ones.

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What’s the Best Mobile Payment Platform: Zelle, Venmo, Square or Apple Pay?

Digital wallets and P2P payments are fast becoming table stakes for banking providers that want to remain relevant with today’s digital consumers.

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Will Square Be the Next P2P Provider to Get Into Banking?

At Recode’s annual Code Commerce conference this week, Square Chief Financial Officer Sarah Friar indicated that the company is considering lots of [banking-related] ideas, including savings products and investment services. According to a pymnts.

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Square May Start Acting More Like a Bank Using Its Hit Cash App

Square’s peer-to-peer payment app could start looking way more like your average bank account. The payment company is considering lots of ideas like saving products and a way to let customers trade stocks, Square Chief Financial Officer Sarah Friar said at Recode’s annual Code Commerce conference in New York Tuesday.

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Square Offers eGift Cards in the UK

Square has announced that it will be offering eGift cards in the U.K. to help small businesses boost revenue during the upcoming holiday shopping season. The news comes as U.K.’s High Street posted its worst August performance in three years, which makes this holiday shopping season crucial for these retailers.

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Proof That Square Is Completely Disrupting Payment Processing

Square’s stock has made new all-time high after new all-time high over the past year, capped off recently with news that cumulative downloads of their peer to peer payment app, Square Cash, have surpassed those of rival PayPal’s Venmo for the first time.

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Square Patent Could Remove Crypto Payment Hurdles

Digital payments innovator Square has won a patent for a universal payment network that will allow any merchant to accept Bitcoin or other crypto coins. Digital payment provider Square Inc.

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Proof That Square Is Completely Disrupting Payment Processing

Square’s stock has made new all-time high after new all-time high over the past year, capped off recently with news that cumulative downloads of their peer to peer payment app, Square Cash, have surpassed those of rival PayPal’s Venmo for the first time.

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Square Secures Patent for Crypto Payment System

Payment processing company Square has received approval from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) regarding a new payment network, permitting the use of cryptocurrencies. According to published documents, Square Inc.

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Square Overtakes Venmo as Cash App Cryptocurrency Play Bears Fruit

Square’s push into the cryptocurrency market is leading to a surge in downloads for the firm’s Cash app, surpassing PayPal’s popular Venmo mobile money service for the first time.Cumulative downloads for the Cash App now total 33.5 million, exceeding Venmo’s 32.9 million for the first time ever, according to data from Sensor Tower and Nomura.

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Square Cuts Chip Card Processing Time by 44% to 2 Seconds

Square has announced that it has cut its chip reader processing time for card transactions down to just two seconds. The news comes a little more than a year after Jack Dorsey took to Twitter to boast that Square had trimmed its processing time down from 4.2 seconds to 3.

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Square’s Cash App Expands Bitcoin Trading to All 50 States

Mobile payment company Square’s Cash App has recently rolled out Bitcoin (BTC) trading in all 50 states, the firm confirmed in a Tweet August 13. According to the companys announcement, Cash App users are now able to conduct Bitcoin buy and sell transactions in all the U.S. states.

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