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December 13, 2017

The Gay Wage Gap Is Both Real and Invisible

The glossy TV and pop culture images of high-earning, luxe-living gay men and lesbians hide a darker reality of low wages and financial insecurity.

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November 10, 2017

PNC Survey Reveals Emotions Influence Planning, Life Goals, Retirement

A new survey from The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) revealed that a substantial number of those considered to be "successful savers" are confident they will achieve their life goals in retirement and identified key priorities for realizing them.

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November 9, 2017

AdWeek: Can Jägermeister’s Bold Rebranding Effort Shake Off the Brand’s Long-Standing Frat Bro Image?

As Jagermeister's rebrand suggests, brands should consider the questions consumers are really asking themselves. They aren't just asking "What brand do I want to use?" At a deeper level, they're asking, "Do I want to be the kind of person who uses this brand?"

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June 29, 2016

Inc.: How Startups Can Make It Easier for LGBT Workers to Save Money

Despite being offered many of the same benefits as heterosexual couples, a growing number of LGBT workers still struggle financially. Here's how employers can help. Research from CMB for Prudential.

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emarketer, Chadwick Martin Bailey
March 16, 2016

eMarketer: Younger US Internet Users More Plugged in to Digital, Mobile Banking

Nearly half (46%) of US internet users ages 21 to 30 have a student loan, as opposed to just 17% of those 31 or older, according to September 2015 polling from Chadwick Martin Bailey. Just 18% of the former have a mortgage, while nearly half of those over 30 do.

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January 19, 2016

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta—Mobile Wallets: Is This the Year?

In our 2015 year-end retrospective post, we commented on the slow pace of adoption of mobile payments despite the introduction of several major mobile wallets. While some consumer research continues to point to widespread consumer usage of mobile wallets in the coming years, we have seen similar projections from past research fail to materialize.

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Point of Sale, Chadwick Martin Bailey
January 6, 2016

Point of Sale News: Are Selfies and Retina Scans the Future of Payments Security?

In today’s increasingly digital, Venmo supported, Paypal pushing, contactless world, it’s pretty evident that cash transactions are becoming a thing of the past as new payments innovations are entering the market.

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emarketer, Chadwick Martin Bailey
November 20, 2015

eMarketer—Fewer Digital Wallet Users Are Making Payments: Digital Wallet Adoption Is Growing Overall

Digital wallet adoption is increasing in the US, but some common tasks such as making a payment or receiving money are actually becoming less common among users of such services, per September 2015 data.

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Mobile Payments Today, Chadwick Martin Bailey
October 29, 2015

Mobile Payments Today: Are Millennials from Mars?

The business world is mesmerized by millennials. And it seems that every organization under the sun is trying to figure them out — even the United States Potato Board, whose website hosts an article that boldly asks, "Understanding millennials — how do potatoes fit into their lives?"

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GPShopper, Chadwick Martin Bailey
August 12, 2015

GPShopper: Businesses That Offer Mobile Payments Can Steal Customers From Competitors, a Study Finds

15% of U.S. consumers have used a mobile wallet—including Apple Passbook/Apple Pay, Google Wallet/Google Pay, PayPal and Starbucks—during the first half of 2015, which is up from 9% during the first half of 2013, according to a study of 1,716 consumers by research and consulting firm Chadwick Martin Bailey.

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