Video: The History of Payments

Mobile payments continue to gain momentum as consumers look for easy ways to pay for goods and services via their smartphone devices. Gartner recently predicted that the number of consumers paying for items on mobile devices will surpass 141 million this year, a 38.2 percent increase over 2010.

To make light of a flourishing technology, Barclaycard in the UK created a humorous video depicting the history of payments.

You can read more about the “re-imaged” history of payments on Celent’s Banking Blog.

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Written by Staff