With major players such as Plaid pushing forward the pay-from-bank-account ecosystem, it may not be too long before your supermarket QR-driven wallet will offer you double points for defaulting to that option and paying without cards.
John has been in communications since graduating from Creative Communications at Red River College Polytechnic in Winnipeg in 1992. He launched one of Canada's first digital-only local news sites called Winnipeg First in 2007, which led to digital editor postings with the Winnipeg Free Press and Edmonton Journal. In 2012 he joined Bankless Times as managing editor, later becoming president and CEO. He and the Bankless Media co-founders completed a sale and exit in August 2021.