Braintree is an American company that helps online businesses process credit card payments by providing a merchant account, payment gateway, recurring billing and credit card storage. Braintree is a Level 1 PCI-DSS compliant service provider. On September 26, 2013, it was announced that eBay had acquired Braintree for US $800 million and would continue to run it as a separate service.
Posts about Venmo
  • Mobile Payments: Does Local’s Holy Grail Have Holes?

    … benefits that come with it. The closest we’ve come to that tangible value proposition is the time savings of “order-ahead,” which isn’t tap-to-pay but it’s fulfilled offline. Starbucks has been the poster child and coffee is a fitting product — a personalized, recurring order where speed is a factor. But the Starbucks example only validates order…

    Michael Boland/ Street Fight- 20 readers -
  • Getting Customers to Buy Using Social

    … for the payments companies to push anything else on anyone.” What payments companies probably should do, then, is incentivize merchants so that they can in turn incentivize consumers. And everyone needs to get a little more creative to give consumers something worth using. Venmo is a prime example of a company offering something new–the ability…

    Mary C. Long/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 27 readers -
  • Why It’s Time for Venmo to Buy Into Content Marketing

    … on every department, from sales to PR to recruitment. At this point it’s surprising when a startup isn’t investing in content. But Venmo, the mobile payment platform that allows users to easily split purchases, has been mostly silent when it comes to content. It’s the rare exception that has managed to become popular without any sort of publishing…

    The Content Strategistin Social Content- 24 readers -