Protecting Privacy and Data for Merchants and Consumers

By Eric Bachman, Chief Operating Officer “That’ll be $35 dollars.” This simple transaction happens multiple times a week for consumers and hundreds to thousands of times per day for merchants. We’re used to paying for things and using our credit and debit cards. It’s become second nature for most people. However, if the proper precautions…

Fun With Math: The Loyalty Equation

By Scott Shamberg, VP Marketing What does it really mean to be loyal? Big brands have come a long way from the punch card system, which was invented to drive loyalty by dangling the ultimate carrot – free stuff. Free stuff is a big draw, certainly, but is someone really loyal to your store or…

What the Tech: The Marqeta Merchant experience

By Clark Huang, Chief Technology Officer No infrastructure investment required. No training investment required. These are two bold statements that are crucial to Marqeta’s adoption by merchants. Our Marqeta product development team has been working hard over the last year to bring them to reality. How did we eliminate the need for merchants to invest…