Virtual Credit Storage

Mobile credit card apps allow for convenient payment and thinner wallets
Implications - Providing shoppers with a convenient means of carrying a thin wallet while shopping, tech and social media businesses are creating apps to replace the numerous credit cards that often take up too much room in an individual’s pockets. With society’s movement towards a world that’s more virtual-based, these non-tactile payment methods will surely increase in popularity with time.
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Warm Top 4 Examples: 23,614 Total Clicks Dec 09 - Jun 11
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Mobile Phone Billfolds - Google Wallet Will Make your Purse and Bank Account Much Lighter
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 5,561 Clicks Pub: May 27, 11
Mobile Phone Billfolds
Google Wallet Will Make your Purse and Bank Account Much Lighter
Perhaps you remember how quickly your funds disappeared after acquiring your first credit card, well I predict that the same phenomenon may occur when people begin using Google Wallet. The Android app… [More]
iPhone Money Apps - 'Square' Payment System Lets Any Business Take Credit Cards Instantly
SCORE: 5.4
Warm 8,159 Clicks Pub: Dec 14, 09
iPhone Money Apps
'Square' Payment System Lets Any Business Take Credit Cards Instantly
The ‘Square’ payment system has the potential to take advantage of one of the biggest hassles for many small businesses: accepting credit cards. It promises no contracts, monthly fees, or hidden costs… [More]
Virtual Wallets - The Scanaroo App Clears Your Pockets of Royalty Card Clutter
SCORE: 3.3
Warm 6,491 Clicks Pub: Jul 16, 10
Virtual Wallets
The Scanaroo App Clears Your Pockets of Royalty Card Clutter
This Scanaroo app will help you declutter your wallet with a simple click of a button. By taking a picture of your royalty cards, insurance cards and rewards cards and inputting them into this app, they… [More]
Cellular Coffee Payments - Starbucks Card Mobile App Lets You Pay With Your Phone
SCORE: 2.3
Mild 3,403 Clicks Pub: Jan 21, 11
Cellular Coffee Payments
Starbucks Card Mobile App Lets You Pay With Your Phone
The new Starbucks Card Mobile App has you covered when you don't have enough change to pay for a cup of joe. For coffee-lovers, this is breaking news as Starbucks has just recently announced that nearly… [More]