PayPal Buys Online Loan Company Swift Financial

PayPal (PayPal Holdings) has agreed to acquire small business online loan company Swift Financial for an undisclosed sum. The deal is expected to close...

PayPal is Partnering with Skype, Again

With all the Fintech startups and new schemes to send money to people and businesses, PayPal announced a new collaboration today with Skype. This partnership...

Amazon Offers $200 Gift Card to Magento Merchants to Accept Amazon...

Magento sent out a promotion to Magento merchants today offering $200 Amazon Gift card when the online merchant adds Amazon Pay to their store. Just...

Amazon Pay Places is Challenging PayPal

For most of this year, it appeared that Amazon and PayPal might be heading toward a partnership. We reported that PayPal started to sell Amazon...

Soon You Can Transfer PayPal Funds Instantly to Your Bank

PayPal announced today they have in beta a program that allows its users to transfer PayPal funds to their bank account instantly. Currently, most PayPal...

Amazon Offers 2% Reward on Purchases Made with a Debit Card

Amazon is now offering a new perk for Prime Members. If you use your bank's debit card, you can receive a 2% reward when...

Is an Amazon deal with PayPal bad news for eBay?

Going after Amazon is bad enough. Amazon has been the number one site for eCommerce, while eBay has been trying to catch up. Earlier...

Google I/O 2017, The Highlights for eCommerce

This week Google held its annual GeekFest better known as Google I/O. This developer conference is where Google comes out with new solutions or...

Signifyd secures $56 million for eCommerce fraud protection

Signifyd, the largest provider of Guaranteed Fraud Protection for eCommerce merchants, announced they raised an additional $56 million in Series C financing. Bain Capital Ventures...

Shopify accelerates checkout with Shopify Pay

Shopify Pay moved from Beta to full implementation last week and is a new checkout service from Shopify for its online retailer clients. The service...