NCB sends out Digital Innovation Challenge

National Commercial Bank (NCB) is one of Jamaica’s biggest banks and offers a wide range of banking and financial services through a network of 37 branches and over 170 ABMs island-wide, as well as telephone and internet Banking. In an interesting move NCB has put out a Digital Innovation Challenge as they seek to “consistently […]

CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank reports security breach to members

The Jamaica Gleaner is reporting the CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank has suffered a security breach. The bank has reportedly sent out a general notice via postal  mail to account-holders informing them that their information may have been compromised and has put some high-risk individuals on alert in an effort to thwart any attempt to defraud them or […]

Digital JAM 2.0 Mobile Apps Competition

The Government of Jamaica in partnership with the World Bank and private sector operators in the local ICT sector invites applications from Jamaican software developers and digital artists to participate in the Digital Jam 2.0 Mobile Apps Competition. Conceived as an integral part of a 3-day Business Development and Marketplace event to be held at […]

How to use Scotia VISA Debit Card Online

Those of you who read my little adventure in getting my Scotia VISA Debit Card in my last article ScotiaBank’s VISA Debit Card – Jamaica’s Online E-Commerce Renaissance, may have noticed that I had mentioned using my new best friend to shop online as well as received payments online using PayPal. “How do I do […]

The Realm Of Online Banking in Jamaica – NCB and Scotiabank compared

Most of us should know the saying “time is money” and or “time wasted is never regained” (or something to that extent) so most of us should have experienced the pain and loss of precious time that often goes with standing in at times horrendously long lines waiting to pay bills, other expenses or other business/financial […]