Entries by FitPay

2017 Will Be the Year of Customer Experience

We’re just a few weeks into 2017 and the year is already shaping up to be a very exciting one. We’ve seen a wide range of technology and new inventions changing the market one way or another. For example, you can now order everyday items with just a push of a button, without even leaving […]

STMicroelectronics Teams with FitPay and G&D to Create Turnkey, Certification-Ready Solution for Wearable Devices

ST, Giesecke & Devrient (G&D), and FitPay join forces to overcome traditional barriers to OEMs implementing payment applications on wearable devices Mobile payments may go mainstream on wearable devices like smartwatches by taking advantage of a new ready-to-use payment solution containing technology from STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of […]

Mastercard Partners with Fit Pay to Accelerate the Development of Payments-Enabled Devices and Wearables

Companies to Bring Secure Contactless Payments to Millions of Devices from Wearatec and Other Innovative Manufacturers  PURCHASE, N.Y. and LAS VEGAS, Nevada – October 25, 2016 – Mastercard today announced a partnership with Fit Pay, Inc. to bring Mastercard contactless payments to consumer wearables and Internet of Things (IoT) devices. By integrating the Fit Pay platform with the MasterCard Digital Enablement […]

Fit Pay and Cascade Team to Bring Prepaid Capabilities to Wearable Devices

Money2020, Las Vegas, NV; October 24, 2016 – Fit Pay, Inc. and Cascade Financial Technology Corp today announced an agreement to provide prepaid capabilities on wearable devices on the Fit Pay Payment Platform. The prepaid, or general purpose reloadable (GPR), option will give consumers with Fit Pay’s contactless payment-enabled devices the convenience of a storing […]

Mobile Payment Security: Perception vs. Reality

By Michael Orlando, CEO, Fit Pay, Inc. Less than a year ago, ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) released the results of their 2015 Mobile Payment Security Study. This study surveyed roughly 900 “cybersecurity experts” and asked them about mobile payment security. Seventy seven percent of the respondents were either unsure or thought mobile […]

Mobile Pay: FitPay Is Putting The Pieces Together For Wearables

FitPay CEO Michael Orlando marked the company’s two-year anniversary with interview by PYMNTS.com, a leading industry news site.  Here’s the story… PYMNTS.com Posted: September 1, 2016 Mobile Pay: FitPay Is Putting The Pieces Together For Wearables In 2014, FitPay’s founders, who all have backgrounds in payments and financial services, were frustrated with the pace of mobile […]

The Changing Payment Ecosystem

By Michael Orlando, CEO, Fit Pay, Inc. How consumers pay, and what they pay with, is changing. The growth of contactless and mobile payment options and new attitudes about payments among Millennials are forcing the traditional payment paradigm to evolve. The way in which people pay is now being driven more by how they live […]

Fit Pay to Participate in the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2016

Company to Highlight its Contactless Payment Platform for Wearables San Francisco, Calif. – (July 6, 2016) – Fit Pay, Inc., a provider of contactless payment platforms for wearable device manufacturers, will be participating in the annual WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2016 USA taking place July 12 – 13 at the Fort Mason Center Festival […]