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David Finkelstein is the founder and CEO of InstantCard. David has deep experience with smartcard technologies and NFC, as well as other auto-identification technologies. He has extensive international sales, marketing and Business Development experience.

ID cards for Online Students and Teachers

Everyone is familiar with the photo ID cards used by students on a college campus.  They provide access to dorm rooms, allow payment for meals, and are often used for public transportation, among many other things.  In addition, in this day and age, many campuses are requiring [...]

By |2020-06-19T07:59:51-04:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Potential Clients|

Photo ID cards for National Identity Programs

Countries around the world have recognized that a secure, centrally administered ID card program can result in many efficiencies when their citizens interact with the government for a wide variety of public services.  Different nations have taken various unique approaches to the issuance of government photo ID [...]

By |2020-06-17T11:15:12-04:00June 17th, 2020|Categories: ID Card Considerations|Tags: , , , , |

InstantCard announces full integration with the ADP Marketplace

After nearly six months of development and testing, as well as extensive security validations, InstantCard is pleased to announce that its ID card app is now listed on the ADP Workforce Now® Marketplace, and available to all ADP and InstantCard customers.  This will greatly improve the [...]

By |2020-06-08T05:34:31-04:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: Company News, Current Clients, Potential Clients|Tags: |

The use of ID cards to prevent crime by bogus delivery people

During the current pandemic, major cities are seeing a rise in a new kind of crime: “delivery impersonation”.  As more and more people order meals and daily provisions online, there is a rise of all kinds of delivery services to bring those goods to peoples’ homes. And [...]

By |2020-05-28T06:23:19-04:00May 28th, 2020|Categories: Potential Clients|

A better way to obtain ID cards when staff members are working from home

With so many people sheltering in place, this unique period is giving many companies the opportunity to completely re-think the processes that they have traditionally used to accomplish their mission.  Many companies are realizing that work-from-home can be in fact very effective, and can significantly reduce their [...]

By |2020-05-26T15:58:07-04:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Potential Clients|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How Photo ID cards can complement the use of face masks during Coronavirus

It is now very common to see everyone in public places wearing a facemask, as a precaution against spreading the novel coronavirus.  The use of face masks is recognized as having a substantial impact on flattening the curve in dealing with the pandemic.  At InstantCard, we encourage [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:40:08-04:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: Potential Clients, Security, Stories|Tags: , |

Coronavirus ID Cards for Critical Infrastructure Businesses

The Coronavirus outbreak is affecting all of us in many ways, and everyone is struggling to keep up with fast-unfolding events.  One recent, major development is the decision by some cities and states to “lock-down” and enforce everyone staying at home to slow the spread of COVID-19.  [...]

By |2020-03-30T06:55:25-04:00March 27th, 2020|Categories: Company News, Current Clients, Potential Clients|Tags: , , |

Pre-Printing Graphics on ID cards vs. Printing All-at-Once

Whenever a large organization is planning to roll out an ID card printing project, it has the option of choosing 1-step or 2-step printing: 1-step printing involves printing all information, both fixed and variable, on a blank white card in one single pass. 2-step printing involves pre-printing [...]

Visit us at ISC-West to see a demo of InstantCard’s White Label Card Ordering Service for Dealers

We're now just two weeks away from the country's biggest security-focused conference, ISC West.  ISC, the International Security Conference, takes place each spring at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.  This year it will be from April 9-12, and for the fifth year running InstantCard will [...]

By |2020-03-17T09:22:59-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Company News, Current Clients, Security|