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Banks Rush Into the “War of Mobile Wallet”

Banks Rush Into the “War of Mobile Wallet”

  SEOUL, July 23 (Korea Bizwire) –The sense of urgency that IT companies are encroaching on the mobile payment market is making banks to competitively beef up their smartphone-based electronic commerce services and scramble into the “war of mobile wallet.” Mobile Wallet or E-Wallet is a service that provides a convenient and technologically quick method [...]

Bank Alert Apps Gaining Popularity among Banking Service Users

Bank Alert Apps Gaining Popularity among Banking Service Users

SEOUL, July 14 (Korea Bizwire) — “Alert Apps” of banks have become popular among smartphone users. The apps allow users to receive text message alerts whenever they make banking transactions. In addition, the apps can prevent banking fraud such as smishing. For example, the subscriber number of “One Touch Alert” provided by Woori Bank has recently [...]