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Millennials to take lead in mobile payment adoption

Monday 1 August 2016 | 15:07 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
A recent report from mobile engagement company Urban Airship shows that especially the millennials and those on higher incomes are embracing mobile payments, and even more so when combined with loyalty vouchers or other services such as ticketing. Despite the many claims that mobile payments will see their breakthrough this year (or last year, or the year before that, or next year), it seems that as with many other products, full acceptance will only come when the younger generation, who now embraces it, has grown up.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Samsung / Urban Airship
Countries: United Kingdom / United States
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