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P2P’s speed puts personal info at greater risk
Peer-to-peer payments have increasingly become the norm. The National Automated Clearing House Association found that 29.4 million P2P transactions were executed in last year's second quarter alone, a 24% increase from 2017. It shouldn’t come as a surprise: Mobile payments are a fast, easy and convenient way to transfer money.
GIACT® Announces Third Consecutive Year of Dramatic Growth
GIACT Systems®, the leader in helping companies positively identify and authenticate customers, today announced three consecutive years of dramatic growth.
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Infographic: Growing Exposure to Identity Fraud Increases Financial Risk for Businesses
Today announced the publication of new infographic, Growing Exposure to Identity Fraud Increases Financial Risk for Every Business and its Customers. The infographic highlights identity fraud trends impacting peer-to-peer (P2P) and mobile payment channels.
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GIACT and Advanced Fraud Solutions Announce Strategic Partnership
GIACT® Systems and Advanced Fraud Solutions (AFS) today announced a strategic partnership to enhance AFS’s TrueChecks® solution with GIACT’s EPIC PlatformTM. The joint solution gives retailers and other billers the ability to verify account status and investigate any history of account fraud, prior to accepting payment in order to reduce returned items.
Infographic: The Growing Costs of Identity Fraud
The volume of fraud attempts and the cost-per-incident of losses have increased in recent years. According to Javelin Strategy & Research's, 15.4 million consumers in the U.S. were victims of identity theft in 2016 at an estimated cost of $16 billion.
Fraud 101: Bank Verification Systems
Accepting electronic payments has become commonplace across all industries, including small businesses, landlords, and loan providers. Authenticating account owners and verifying these transactions – especially high-value transactions – is critical to minimizing fraud losses and protecting customers whose accounts often become targets of fraud attempts.
PNC, GIACT® Launch New Identity Verification; Authentication Offering
PNC Bank announced today a strategic alliance with GIACT to employ the Epic Platform's verification and authentication technology. PNC commercial clients will be armed with GIACT's real-time fraud prevention tools to confirm an account is open, active and in good standing prior to initiating a payment.
Streamlining KYC: Best Practices in the Collection and Processing of Beneficial Owners
The new FinCEN regulation is changing how financial institutions must collect data on Beneficial Owners of certain legal entity customers. Download this industry guide to learn how you can lower the costs of compliance.