TITLE

Little Payments = Big Business

AUTHOR(S)
Alleven, Monica
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the financial growth of companies which cater to micropayment solutions in the U.S. It mentions that one of the company's strategies is to tie additional items to goods used on the computers to move up in the business since consumers are more aware of their budgets due to economic crises. It shows an interrelated relationship among the companies involved during the process because the items added represent big business yield for the companies that process the payments.
ACCESSION #
44453099

 

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