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Attention America: Your Credit Card Info Has Been Breached

Posted on Wednesday, October 29, 2014

By Rich Stuppy, COO, Kount Read more...

Kount Supports Apple Pay. And Bitcoin. And Goats, Depending on What Payments You Accept

Posted on Thursday, October 23, 2014

This week marks the end of the payments industry as we know it. Unless you have the latest iDevice with Apple Pay, say goodbye to snagging that latte on the way to work. Or picking up groceries at Whole Foods. Or paying for gas at Texaco. Or anywhere else that accepts Apple’s new payment platform. Read more...

Three two-word Google Searches That Explain Why You Can’t Fight Fraud Alone Anymore

Posted on Wednesday, October 22, 2014

By Rich Stuppy, COO, Kount Read more...

Wiskirchen Wins Innovator of the Year

Posted on Thursday, October 16, 2014

Last night, Kount CEO Brad Wiskirchen was named Innovator of the Year at the ninth annual Idaho Innovation Awards banquet. Our team often hears him say “innovation doesn’t occur in a vacuum” and “innovation is a team sport”… including during his acceptance speech. So it seemed fitting to hear from Brad’s team about innovation and how Brad inspires this quality throughout our company. Read more...

Breach Bingo: The 5 Post-Denial Stages

Posted on Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Dairy Queen. Kmart. Home Depot. Another day brings another breach. And even if you don’t review millions of transactions per day, you may notice some common communication trends from the victimized companies. So much so, that you can mark off the different phases similar to a favorite board game as companies identify what was stolen, who was impacted, how it happened and the appropriate response to all stakeholders. And if you do want to play breach bingo, we have some pre-made cards ready for you.  Read more...

How to Avoid a Holiday Hangover

Posted on Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Picture this scenario. It’s December 31: Woop! Woop! Cyber Monday was phenomenal! Last minute sales rocked! Most holiday orders ever! And thanks to a super human effort by the team, everything shipped and delivered on time! Wow. The only question now is “How are we going to spend those big, fat holiday bonuses?” Read more...