Category: credit-card-fraud-protection

11 November 2022

Colin Driscoll

Customers and Their Payment Expectations

Customers have high expectations when it comes to service. Your payment system can help or hinder your overall customer service. They expect flexibility, security, and convenience, whether at a physical store or from their laptop or phone. Therefore, your payment processor should provide your company with easy-to-use POS and payment gateway solutions.  Customers and Payment …

14 October 2022

Colin Driscoll

Fraudulent Charges and Avoiding Them

Fraudulent activity is one risk of doing business. Unfortunately, in recent years credit card fraud has been on the rise in the US. Therefore, your business must have solutions that can protect your business from fraudulent charges. You can implement some solutions yourself, but you will need a third-party payment processor to help you.  How …

13 August 2022

Colin Driscoll

Data Security: How to Keep Client Data Secure

Many industries that regularly handle sensitive client information have strict regulations to keep that data secure. Insurance, banking, and medical fields must use specific types of software and programs and aren’t allowed to share information with third parties. This doesn’t mean other industries shouldn’t protect their client’s data, though. Those industries that sell directly to …

20 July 2022

Colin Driscoll

eBay UK and Payment Processing Needs

This article will review the requirements a payment processor needs to meet for your business to sell effectively on eBay UK. These requirements include processing foreign payments, security, integrations, and allowing different payment methods. Finally, this article will review several other payment processors that can fulfill the needs of your business.  Ecommerce Payment Processing Requirements …

20 July 2022

Colin Driscoll

Verifone Terminals and Payment Processing

Verifone terminals are an excellent choice for payment processing hardware. This article will review Verifone’s terminals and payment processing service. And discuss an alternative that allows you to use Verifone terminals at a lower cost.  Why Choose A Verifone Terminal? Verifone Countertop Terminals are handy tools for allowing your business to process payments. Verifone offers …

14 July 2022

Colin Driscoll

Living in Interesting Times: Key Takeaways from the 2022 Chargeback Field Report

Merchants love predictability. Knowing what to expect from the market allows for solid planning and reliable, stable growth. Of course, predictability isn’t something we’ve been able to enjoy that much lately. Regarding payments technology in 2022, you could say “inconsistency” is the key word. Others might say “confusion,” but it could be considered a matter …

06 July 2022

Colin Driscoll

A Guide to Chargebacks

As manual transactions are slowly being replaced by card-not-present transactions, chargebacks are becoming an inevitable part of personal transactions. Therefore, the need to resolve disputes between merchants and customers is more important than ever. Follow along to learn about chargebacks and why they are the primary tool banks are using to resolve payment disputes.  What …

08 June 2022

Colin Driscoll

All You Need to Know About Chargeback Management

A chargeback is a refund processed by a card issuer for a customer who has disputed a transaction on their credit or debit card statement. How does a Chargeback Work? If a cardholder contacts their issuer to dispute a transaction, the issuer will initiate a chargeback against the merchant. The issuer will then reverse the …

27 September 2021

Colin Driscoll

4 Tips For More Secure Online Financial Transactions

Whether you’re shopping online or depositing a check with your phone, financial transactions are something many people now consistently do over the internet. But there are some safety concerns that come with that convenience. Here are a few tips for ensuring your financial transactions are as secure as possible. Defend Your Devices By far the …

28 April 2021

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What’s a Voided Check?

Understanding what’s a voided check and the value it offers is important. When a check is void, it doesn’t offer any monetary value. Instead, it offers value in the form of verification. This type of item validates a person or business has a legitimate bank account through a real bank. The reason it is requested …