Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
As thousands of people get settled into working at home, I understand how unstable it can all feel.  Most of us white collar workers are used to having support people around to help us out of a jam or provide the myriad of tools we use to make our w…
Mar 24
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
It's early days for many people working from home and some of us are just making the transition.  Working from home sounds great, but the reality is that it's a lot more than just eliminating your commute.  In my experience, effectively working from…
Mar 19
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
We are in the early days of managing our business lives in an environment that requires social distancing.  I don't have a project that hasn't been impacted by all the shut-downs caused by the coronavirus, not to mention the roller-coaster of anxiet…
Mar 16
Patti Hewitt posted an event

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Mar 9
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
I'm not a big TV watcher, but one show I've grown to really like is The Voice. The Voice is a singing competition where the judges only hear participant's voices at first; in other words, they can't see them. The result is a very diverse group of pe…
Feb 5
Patti Hewitt posted an event

Feb 20, 2020 from 1:30pm to 2:00pm

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Feb 5
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
In a recent analysis of the Apple Card for a group of credit union issuers, I emphasized the importance of shifting roles in co-branded card relationship.  (KEENonPayments members get access to my complete presenation).  Historically, the bank issue…
Nov 6, 2019
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
This week, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that the OCC did not have the legal authority to grant a bank charter to an entity not eligible for federal deposit insurance.  In other words, only banks can get a bank…
Oct 23, 2019
Patti Hewitt commented on Patti Hewitt's blog post Apple Card is About Apple, Not Credit
"Thanks for your feedback - it's interesting to think that a competing card could be a turn down factor, but that couldn't be an explicit reason (against regulations).  I think we always have to be careful to parse anecdotal evidence because we don't…"
Oct 15, 2019
Patti Hewitt commented on Keith Olson’s status
"Welcome to the network Keith. Working in a really interesting and very relevant segment of the market today."
Oct 10, 2019
Patti Hewitt commented on Patti Hewitt's blog post Apple Card is About Apple, Not Credit
"Appreciate your feedback.  I agree with your comment and get at the same conclusion believing that Apple has taken on the role of the issuer through their ability to control the value chain. 
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Oct 10, 2019
Patti Hewitt is going to Introduction to KEENonPayments
Sep 27, 2019
Patti Hewitt published events
Sep 27, 2019
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
Currently, I'm working on a presentation for an issuer group who asked me to help them better understand the Apple Card.  Looking forward to presenting my ideas in more depth, but for this blog I just want to leave you with one thought:  It's not ab…
Sep 11, 2019
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
This past week, Barclays Bank launched a Pingit wearables store.  Not exactly an Amazon for payment devices (as you'll see), but nevertheless an interesting moment in payments.  Last month, Mastercard launched its own restaurant, which appears to be…
Aug 21, 2019
Patti Hewitt posted a blog post
Somewhere around 1972, a group of banks in California created the first ACH scheme.  Since then, this incredibly durable transaction type has established itself as the bedrock of inter-bank money transfer in the United States.  Its ubiquitous reach…
Jul 25, 2019
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