The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook

https://www.wired.co.uk/article/stripe-payments-apple-amazon-facebook

Tokenization: Why the Future of Payments Technology Will Be a Win for Merchants and Consumers

http://www.paymentsjournal.com/tokenization-why-the-future-of-payments-technology-will-be-a-win-for-merchants-and-consumers/

Petal raises $34 million and launches credit card for people without credit scores

https://venturebeat.com/2018/10/02/petal-raises-34-million-and-launches-credit-card-for-people-without-credit-scores/

PayPal will instantly pay businesses after they make a sale

https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/11/paypal-funds-now-instant-pay-businesses/

The #1 way to protect yourself from skimmers if you pay debit at the gas station

https://clark.com/scams-rip-offs/gas-station-credit-card-skimmers/

JP Morgan’s Sapphire credit card was so successful, it’s rebranding checking accounts with the name

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/23/jp-morgan-bets-that-sapphire-card-fans-will-sign-up-for-bank-accounts.html

Ticketing site Eventbrite files to raise up to $200 million in IPO

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/23/ticketing-site-eventbrite-files-to-raise-up-to-200-million-in-ipo.html

Kroger may expand Visa credit-card ban to more stores

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2018/08/01/kroger-may-expand-visa-credit-card-ban-more-stores/877927002/