Most recent and upcoming American credit cards feature a new form of security named EMV technology. Otherwise known as ‘Chip Cards’, EMV, which stands for “Europay, Mastercard, and Visa,” is believed to drastically affect how credit cards are used and perceived by both consumers and retailers. Part of the reason this is such a big […]
As a business owner, it is important to increase profits as much as possible. There are many ways to cut back, but your credit card processing is something you must have to stay in business. Without it, you would not be able to accept credit cards from your customers. However, you may find that it […]
Customer loyalty is one of the key indicators of business health. Losing even a fraction of your customers on a monthly basis may seem like a harmless, natural event but may suggest a more serious underlying condition. Here are 5 ways to increase the number of repeat customers and build a loyal consumer base. Establish […]
Among other benefits, a new point of sale (POS) system can make it easier to keep track of transactions and improve credit card processing speed. It can also help your company better serve its customers by analyzing past results to identify potential future sales trends. What else can upgrading your system do for you? Accept […]
Many cards in America today have magnetic strips at the back. When a customer makes a payment, the processing terminal reads the magnetic strip, using this information to charge the customer’s account. A new, more secure card, the EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) card, has been introduced across the globe, with America a late player to […]
If your business is like most others, you use merchant accounts to accept credit cards as a method of payment from your customers. Credit card processing is simply part of your business, and you may be using the same processing terminals and processes that you have been using for years. There have been wonderful innovations […]
In order to accept credit cards as a method of payment, you must have an established merchant account set up. In order to get one of these accounts, you must find the right service provider to work with and must complete a formal application. While many businesses will have their application approved without drama or […]
As you might already assume, pump payment technology is extremely similar to technology used for basic credit card processing. These days, almost any given gas station provides its customers the option to pay for their fuel directly at the pump. The gas company provides the technology which enables payment at the pump, and the gas […]
Have you noticed a hidden rate increase in your merchant account statement? Are your totals different than you expected? Here are the ins and outs of hidden rate increases on your merchant account statement. Banks Are Required By Law to Notify Merchants of Rate Increases Under the law, banks must notify merchants of any changes […]
A critical component to credit card processing is the terminal that is used at the point of sale. While there are various types of terminals that you may have access to through your merchant accounts, the EMV terminal is a top choice because of its ability to limit fraudulent transactions. By understanding more about how […]
When it comes to credit card processing, you have several options available to consider. An EMV terminal is one of the newer options, and it may be one of the more expensive options in some cases. However, there are clear benefits associated with using an EMV terminal, and you may want to consider seeking this […]
Offering credit card processing as a business owner can be an incredibly worthwhile endeavor just because of how many people now use their credit cards for just about every purchase. One of the questions that many business owners have is how to go about switching their credit card processing provider in order to go with […]
Modern businesses depend on reliable merchant accounts and the ability to engage in credit card processing to increase their revenue. Certain business owners are concerned that merchant account services used to establish credit card processing gives rise to the problem of opening their customer’s private data up to hackers. In turn, these business owners are […]
The modern credit card industry and credit card processing began in the 1950s, and the first credit cards were simply a platen upon which a number was stamped so it could be transferred to a carbon paper receipt through the use of an imprinting machine. These receipts were then “deposited” through merchant accounts to serve […]
For the typical business person who runs across fraudulent transactions involving credit cards, credit card processing with smart chip technology adds an extra security measure to purchases. When customers pay for purchases with credit cards featuring embedded chips, merchant accounts are protected because all purchases receive special validation codes. Once the card produces a validation […]
As the electronic age has started to take over more businesses, much of the information that used to be stored on paper is now done so on hard drives and other devices. However, even with this transformation within business, most still have numerous receipts from credit card transactions. With the number of receipts still growing, […]
When businesses open merchant accounts for credit card processing, there are many ins and outs to be learned. Aside from learning how to operate their POS system, they must also learn about the fees associated with the bill. While it may seem overwhelming, it is in fact relatively simple to understand by asking a company […]
The number of credit card fraud cases are increasing throughout the world. There are steps you can take to reduce your risk against credit card fraud and other crimes. Protect your merchant accounts from and credit card processing problems by using strict hiring practices and performing background checks on employees. Perform an additional credit check […]
A good POS system can make running any business easier. Whether it is a restaurant, clothing boutique, or other business, a POS system can make credit card processing quick and easy for both businesses and customers. However, to make sure a business has the best possible POS system, there are several factors to consider. Easy […]
These days, smartphones are more technologically advanced than ever. However, one of the most common features available in many devices over the past few years is NFC. Also known as near-field communications, this is a technology that allows a smartphone to be used to be paired up with another Bluetooth device for sharing content or […]
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