See how Masterpass can change the

game for a South African small business.

Speaking at the Mastercard Digital Indaba, top South African venture capitalist Michael Jordaan tied the evolution of payment to the broad global shift from scarcity to an abundance economy.

“Technology is a resource liberating force,” remarked Jordaan. “The bank branch of the future is the smart phone in your hands.” That same phone will be the future of our wallets too, as next-generation payment technologies like Masterpass help bring the era of cash to a close.

This article was produced on behalf of Mastercard by Quartz creative services and not by the Quartz editorial staff.

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