Tag: Apple Pay

Examples of financial services influencer marketing on Instagram

How Financial Services Influencer Marketing Strives for Authenticity on Instagram

Brands on Instagram face a pretty big challenge: how to create content that achieves the level of authenticity platform users expect. One approach is to leverage the audiences of popular content creators, as in these recent posts published in partnership with top FIs, including Amex, Bank of America, Capital One, Chase, U.S. Bank and Visa.

Many issuers are failing to drive usage via Apple Pay's default card option

Driving Usage with Apple Pay: What Most Issuers are Missing

Whether grabbing a soda at the vending machine, paying for a rapid pickup order from within the Panera app or making a point of purchase transaction at a local Staples store, the default card is the easiest – and most often chosen – payment method. But issuers aren’t targeting this issue.

Music Takes Center Stage in Financial Services (Content) Marketing

Savvy 21st century consumers are pretty “hip to” most marketing tactics. As we’re all well aware, they don’t want to feel “marketed to.” Instead, companies want to engage with consumers; they want existing customers and prospects to experience their brands. For many, including financial services brands, music is the perfect vehicle to make that happen.

Why American Express is Going Old School to Promote the Future

Apple Pay, and other apps like it, could eventually signal a change in how consumers think about and use payment products. And to promote this cutting edge, possibly game changing way to pay, Amex decides to roll out old ad clips. Why evoke these iconic images for such a new piece of technology?