Square’s Cash app now supports direct deposits for your paycheck

It seems like each new feature Square adds to its Cash app brings it one step closer to being a de-facto bank account for its users. Case in point, the app just rolled out support for ACH direct depos

Japanese pawn shop app Cash acquired for $62.2M by DMM

DMM, one of Japan’s largest Internet and e-commerce conglomerates, announced today that it will pay 7 billion yen (about $62.2 million) for pawn shop app Cash. Launched this summer, Cash’s softwar

Amazon Cash, the service that lets you use cash to shop Amazon online, arrives at 7-Eleven

Amazon Cash, the service that lets consumers add cash to their balance at brick-and-mortar retailers, is now available at nearly 8,000 7-Eleven convenience stores, the companies announced t

Cash is no longer king

The idea of a cashless society is one of the topics that stirs up a heated debate when it comes to the digitalization of banking and society. While the anonymity of cash acts as an enabler for the ill

U.S. Government Is Turning Seized Silk Road Bitcoins Into Cash

As I noted in January, the U.S. government is quite interested in getting out of the Bitcoin business and has, thus far, been working hard to convert seized bitcoin to actual cash, a move that could a

Square Cash Will Let You Send Money To Your Friends By Email

Square's not just for businesses apparently, as an invite-only page for a product called "Square Cash" has popped up. Not many details are known about it, but we've reached out to the company for comm

Apple’s Pile Of Cash Is Still Growing, Up 6% To $145 Billion

Apple now has $145 billion in cash on hand — a 5.8 percent increase over the past three months. The company last reported that they had $137.1 billion in cash back on December 30. To put this in

Apple Now Has $137.1 Billion In Cash, More Than HP’s Annual Revenue And Vietnam’s GDP

Let's put Apple's amazing cash on hand numbers into perspective <a href="">on

PayNearMe Raises $10 Million Series D; Launches Self-Serve Platform To Allow Any Business To Accept Remote Cash Payments

Cash-based payments platform <a target="_blank" href="">PayNearMe</a> has raised additional financing, the company announced today, in a Series D round led by August Capital

PayNearMe Partners With AppFolio: Now Tenants Can Pay Their Rent In Cash At Local 7-Elevens & ACE Cash Express Stores

<a target="_blank" href="">PayNearMe</a> (formerly Kwedit), a cash-based payments network, is today announcing a partnership with property management software maker <a target

Dwolla’s First FiSync Banking Customer Goes Live, Eliminates ACH Delays With Real-Time Bank Transfers

A major milestone for disruptive payments platform <a target="_blank" href="">Dwolla</a>: the company has just switched on FiSync, its real-time money transfer system which aims

Kurrenci Is Money For The Web… With A Twist

Sometimes an idea is so out there that it's hard to even explain clearly without sounding like a crazy person. Kurrenci is one of those ideas. Kurrenci is money for the Internet. You "buy" Kurrenci

Walmart Adds “Pay With Cash” For Online Shoppers At

<a href=""></a> is launching a new way to checkout, targeting customers who don't have credit or debit cards...or money in the bank for that matter. The company is now

Apple Q2 Earnings: Apple Now Has Over $110 Billion In Cash Reserves

Apple has once again <a href="">beaten analysts' expectations</a> with its Q2 results out tod

Dwolla Adds Support For LinkedIn, Allowing You To Send Money To Your Professional Contacts

Web and mobile payments platform <a href="">Dwolla</a> announced today that it now includes integration with LinkedIn's API, allowing users to send and receive payments to thei

Apple: No cash for iPhones at the Apple store

There aren’t many iPhones left, as many note, but if you do find one and you want to purchase it, you’re going to need a credit card. It’s not for the activation or anything of that

You could win $1,000,000 just by playing Halo 3

Anyone fancying themselves as a professional cyberathlete should pack a bag filled with clothes, caffeine and an Xbox 360 controller and head out to Dallas. There, the Cyberathlete Professional League

The ATM Turns 40 Today

Today, we must pay homage to a device we take for granted on a daily basis. The Automatic Teller Machine turns 40 years old today and did you know that it started out across the pond before making its