DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "North America Online Payment Methods: Full Year 2016" report to their offering.
The well-known credit card companies, American Express, MasterCard and Visa far outpace other payment methods such as online debits and E-Wallets in North American E-Commerce, according to sources cited in the report. Considering the two countries together, more than two-thirds of online consumers prefer credit cards over other payment methods.
One payment method that is expected to see considerable future growth in the region is mobile payment. Currently accounting for only a small percentage of retail purchases, surveys mentioned in the publication indicate that shoppers are warming to the concept of mobile payments linked to the major credit cards.
A major concern for consumers is the security of their payments, whether by credit card or one of the innovative methods. One half of U.S. respondents to a recent survey cited in the new report indicated a wariness regarding credit card or other online payment when shopping online. Merchants and credit card companies are searching for a solution to the growing incidence of fraud in online retail, including biometrics such as fingerprint scanners.
Key Questions Answered
- What are the top payment methods used by online shoppers in Canada and the USA?
- Which credit card brands are most preferred by digital buyers in North America?
- How does North America rank among other regions in mobile wallet usage?
- What are the main drivers of mobile payment adoption for consumers in Canada?
- Who is winning the battle of the mobile Pays in the USA?
Key Topics Covered:
1. Management Summary
2. Global Developments
3. North America
- Apple Inc.
- Google Inc.
- MasterCard Inc.
- PayPal Inc.
- Samsung Pay Inc.
- Visa Inc.
- Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
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