PayPod: The Payments Podcast

Welcome to PayPod, the weekly show that explores the fast-changing world of payments. 

Each episode, you’ll hear an interview directly with a leader from the payments and fintech industries. We talk with fintech entrepreneurs, security experts, mobile developers, eCommerce pros, and more…

From credit card processing to bitcoin… from retail POS systems to cutting edge digital payments tech… merchant accounts and mobile checkout… we cover it all!

Scott Hawksworth

PayPod Host

Hosted By: Scott Hawksworth

Scott Hawksworth is a tech entrepreneur based in Chicago, IL. After founding a number of businesses that required credit card payment processing solutions, he became interested in the larger payments industry and innovations in payment technology. An avid follower of the crypto payments revolution, Scott is particularly interested in the future of payments and finch in the digital age.

Through interviews with leading payments professionals and entrepreneurs, in each episode of PayPod, Scott explores a different aspect of the payments industry, expanding his knowledge and that of other entrepreneurs and executives who tune in.

New Show Episodes

Ep 22: Bitcoin Business and Market Insights with Ansel Lindner
It’s no secret that there have been folks who have made a lot of money trading bitcoin, and people who[...]
Ep 21: The Future of Mobile Banking with Jason Maude of Starling Bank
What if everything you ever needed from your bank could be accessed in the palm of your hand, at any[...]
Ep 20: Mining Bitcoin and More with Peter McCormack of What Bitcoin Did
We're back with another episode of PayPod: The Payments Industry Podcast! This week, Scott returns to the topic of Bitcoin,[...]
Ep 19: Digital Identity and Security with Andre Boysen of SecureKey
Have you ever thought about how many millions of transactions and transmissions of sensitive information are going on each and[...]
Ep 18: Payments and Bitcoin in 2018 with Stephan Livera
Welcome to another episode of PayPod: The Payments Industry Podcast! This week, we’re diving back into the world of cryptocurrencies...[...]
Ep 17: Payments Solutions from Community Banks with Tina Giorgio of ICBA Bancard
In a world of huge banks, it's easy to forget that millions of folks in the United States bank at[...]