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Top link: Why Do Apple And Facebook Want To Handle Your Money? (Hint: $40 Billion A Year)

  • Why should you care? The service fees charged to merchants are only one potential revenue stream here. The rich pool of data on consumers’ buying habits collected from these transactions may prove equally as valuable, with advertisers and retailers willing to pay top dollar for insight on how to better target buyers.

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Posted on October 10, 2014 .