Tag Archives: Pay

UK retiree forced to pay almost $700 in private health a month — and no one’s listening

OVERSEAS  retirees living in Tasmania are facing a costly and significantly limited choice of health insurance People who have moved to Australia on a 410 Retirement Visa are not entitled to Centrelink or Medicare benefits and must have private health insurance. However, according to 77-year-old UK immigrant Ron Spencer of Claremont, there is only one company, Bupa, that offers medical ... Read More »

Samsung Pay Now Supports SBI Debit Cards as Well

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Pay was launched in India in March this year It is now available for SBI debit cards Samsung has announced a Rs. 500 cashback offer as well Samsung and SBI have announced Samsung Pay support for SBI debit cards to expand the benefits of digital payments to more smartphone users in India. Higher variants of SBI debit cards ... Read More »

PayPal support comes to Samsung Pay

Samsung has added PayPal as a payment method in its mobile payments service Samsung Pay. Effectively, Pay users can now use their PayPal balance to make purchases anywhere – in-app, online and in eligible stores.   “Users simply add their PayPal account to Samsung Pay, and can then spend the balance anywhere Samsung Pay is accepted,” the South Korean tech ... Read More »

New Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) update in India brings Pay Mini support

Samsung has started pushing out a new update to its Galaxy J7 (2016) smartphone in India. Weighing in at around 135MB, the update carries a firmware version of J710FXXU3AQF6, and brings a handful of changes. The key upgrade is the added support for Pay Mini, which is a stripped down version of the company’s mobile payments service Samsung Pay. Android security fixes ... Read More »

WhatsApp Users Being Tricked by Scam Artists to Pay Subscription Fee

HIGHLIGHTS A few scam artists are making people pay to use WhatsApp WhatsApp became free last year, dropping its annual subscription fee Users are asked to pay GBP 0.99 to continue using WhatsApp WhatsApp users should be on the lookout as scam artists are trying to charge users for using the instant messenger by faking a subscription fee. “People are ... Read More »

Grant to pay for PTC technology on Poughkeepsie train lines

In the early morning hours of December 1, 2013, a Metro-North passenger train derailed near the Spuyten Duyvil station in the Bronx, killing four and injuring 61. The National Transportation Safety Board has said the crash, in which a train conductor fell asleep as the train barreled through a curve at 82 mph, could have been avoided if positive train controls (PTC) ... Read More »

Galaxy S7 and S7 edge get Nougat in India, Samsung Pay teased

Samsung has just launched the Android 7.0 Nougat updates the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in India. The company has begun a global rollout recently and India is the next market to get the latest and greatest from Google. The OTA firmware for both devices is quite hefty at about 1.3GB and includes the latest Android, as well as improvements ... Read More »

7th pay commission: Punjab University under severe financial crisis

Punjab University has submitted its report to the HRD Ministry to introduce distance courses to bring in more revenue. Punjab University RELATED STORIES Visa issue behind massive fall in number of Indian students in UK IIMC to begin post-graduate course in Urdu journalism VIT surpasses IIS Bangalore and IITs in terms of research paper publication in 2016 Delhi government to ... Read More »

Health plans pay patients to get cheaper care

Chris Stein | Getty Images Doctor, stethoscope and money Sometimes you can to spend a little to save a lot. Even if you’re the health-insurance industry. A program that actually makes payments to patients if they agree to get treatment from less-expensive health providers saved eight health plans almost $12 million in 2015, according to an analysis by the company ... Read More »

Apple Pay officially launched in China

he Cupertino, CA Company successfully launched the mobile payment service just as planned for a February launch as reported back in November. Apple Pay is slowly but surely shaping up the mobile payments industry starting in October 2014 with the launch of the iPhone 6. Apply Pay’s countries of availability include: the USA, United Kingdom, Canada, and newly added to ... Read More »