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Over a third of Americans to use m-payment for the holidays

Thursday 19 November 2015 | 11:00 CET | News
Some 17 percent of US consumers who did not use mobile payment systems to buy presents last holiday season plan to do so this time, according to a survey of over 1,200 respondents by mobile and connected device security software company Inside Secure. The survey found that 39 percent of respondents plan to make in-store holiday purchases with their mobile device this year, compared to 33 percent a year ago. Some 64 percent of consumers planning to pay with their mobile at the point of sale are aged 18-44, compared to 36 percent in the 45+ age bracket. Apple iOS device owners are more likely

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google / Inside Secure / MasterCard / Samsung / Visa
Countries: United States
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