18 APR 2019
Inside Payments 101, you’ll find insightful information on the history of payments, as well as an in-depth look at how America pays today, the current trends in payments, and the critical issues affecting the industry. It also features an exhaustive glossary of key terms and concepts. Consider it a resource to aid you in developing new payment strategies that help ensure secure transactions, prevent fraud, meet customer expectations, and, most importantly, assist in maximizing your financial performance.
04 DEC 2018
INFOGRAPHIC: First Data 2018 Consumer Insights Survey
Interested in driving revenue, increasing reach, and building loyalty? See why gift cards / prepaid cards are a must-have for 2019.
04 DEC 2018
SpendTrend Holiday Insights 2018 Report
View this insightful analysis of 2018 holiday spending, through Cyber Monday, based on data drawn from transaction activity from a selected subset of First Data’s processing portfolio.
15 NOV 2018
Quarterly SpendTrend Report: 3Q18
The SpendTrend 2018 Q3 report providing a macroeconomic indicator of consumer purchasing trends based on actual retail sales data with analysis of dollar volume, transactions and average ticket growth of retail sales by industry, region and payment type.
08 NOV 2018
INFOGRAPHIC: The Power of the Gift Card
People love to give gift cards. Recently, we asked 2,000 consumers about gift cards and found over 50% of their annual gifting budget goes toward gift cards, with 40% of them preferring gift cards over traditional gifts. Gift cards can be an effective tool for growing your business.
01 OCT 2018
INFOGRAPHIC: 2018 Cybersecurity Study on Protecting Personally Identifiable Information Survey
Focusing on four different generations, research exploring how various industries handle personal data.
11 JUN 2018
DOWNLOAD: Current Issue “The First Data U.S. Financial Institution Quarterly” 1Q 2018
“The First Data U.S. Financial Institution Quarterly,” a publication that monitors various trends across the U.S. banking industry (i.e. revenue/loan growth, charge-offs, debt levels, lending standards, etc.).
08 MAR 2018
DOWNLOAD: Current Issue "The First Data U.S. Financial Institution Quarterly"
"The First Data U.S. Financial Institution Quarterly," a publication that monitors various trends across the U.S. banking industry (i.e. revenue/loan growth, charge-offs, debt levels, lending standards, etc.).
28 MAY 2019
First Data’s Payments Methods 101 is an educational resource for the payments industry. Get insightful information on the history of payments.
12 JUN 2019
What are Merchant Services
Find information on the basics of what EMV chip card technology is, how it works, and what it means for merchants and financial institutions.