Cash, payment cards and innovative collection tools: everything you need to know about the most used payment solutions in Italy and in the world.
The credit card is an electronic payment instrument, usually a standard size plastic card or in rare cases metallic, issued by an authorised company, often a bank, called an Issuer, that offers card-holders the opportunity to make payments that will be charged with different methods depending on the type of card issued.14 october 2020 • 6 minutes
The technological innovation of the last few years has contributed to the success of smartphones whose functions have improved hand-in-hand. Now we do everything with our phones, including paying for purchases in store and on-line.15 september 2020 • 7 minutes
P2P, peer-to-peer or person-to-person payments, allow one person to transfer money instantly to another through a digital platform, normally an app, whose funds are drawn from a current account, a credit or debit card or a cash top-up.19 august 2020 • 5 minutes
In recent years, among the most common digital payment methods, new alternative payment solutions have been proliferating.1 august 2019 • 5 minutes