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Here Come The Holidays!

There are lots of opportunities for merchants to capitalize on the upcoming holiday season: Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Chanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s Day are all coming within the next three months, and holiday shoppers are ready to shop. Here are some ways to help your merchants get ready for holiday shoppers.
Gift Cards
Because of their convenience and flexibility, gift cards are a favorite with shoppers, and their popularity means more profit for merchants. A 2019 Small Business […]

Security Trends You (And Your Merchants) Need To Know About

As the payment landscape continues to evolve, so do the issues surrounding data security. By offering your merchants the latest in security and fraud detection/fraud prevention tools, you can help them keep one step ahead of the hackers. Here are five of the top payment security trends you should be aware of now and going into the next year.
Biometrics
Identity verification is a vital defense against fraud, but having to remember PINs and passwords at the checkout counter can be […]

Putting An Integrated Payment Processing System To Work For You

What is an integrated payment processing system? Simply put, it’s payment acceptance technology you add — or “integrate” — into your existing software platform that enables you to accept and process multiple types of electronic payments. Using integrated payments technology can help streamline your payment processing and make business operations such as bookkeeping, accounting, marketing, and account reconciliation all work together seamlessly. Keep reading to learn why an integrated payment processing solution is a great idea for your business.

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No More Declines from Reissued or Expired Cards!

Don’t lose another sale due to an expired, reissued, or lost/stolen card. Learn more about how Account Updater can prevent declines and keep your cardholder information up to date!

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Make declined authorizations due to reissued or expired cards a thing of the past with Account Updater.
It happens all too often: Your customer’s recurring payment for their health club membership is declined.
What happened? Last month’s payment went through OK, […]

Going Cashless

A 2018 global payments report by the consulting and technology services firm Capgemini predicts that non-cash transactions will accelerate at a compound annual growth rate of 12.7% by the year 2021. Sweden leads this trend, with only 13% of Swedes claiming they used cash to make purchases in 2018, which is significantly less than the 40% who said they used cash in 2010. The use of cash and checks to pay for goods and services in the United States […]