Collection Agency Merchant Account
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Collection Agency Merchant Account

Collection agencies are one of those industries that, well, let’s just say people have a strong reaction when you tell them that that’s the line of work you’re in. Ironically, the regulations that collection agencies abide by mean that they actually make life a lot easier for people who owe money. Collection agencies have a...

Posted by May 9, 2018September 28, 2018
A Look at High Risk Merchant Solutions
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A Look at High Risk Merchant Solutions

Every business needs a payment processor for debit and credit. It’s just a part of doing business in the modern world. If you run a very small business then you can probably get away with just using a service like Paypal for this kind of thing at first, but as you upgrade your company, you’re...

Posted by May 2, 2018August 27, 2018
Best High Risk Merchant Account: What You Should Know
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Best High Risk Merchant Account: What You Should Know

There is quite a bit to consider when it comes to running a business. There’s inventory, hiring and firing, marketing and on and on. Some of these things you can automated to an extent. Others you can outsource. And thank goodness for that. Nobody gets into running a business of their own, becoming an entrepreneur,...

Posted by April 25, 2018June 1, 2018
High Risk Merchant Account Providers
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High Risk Merchant Account Providers

You may have heard that credit and debit card payment processing for high-risk merchants can be a bit of a shady industry. So, is there any veracity to that? The answer is yes and no. It’s like a lot of fields that have a similar stigma (in fact, that’s something many high-risk merchants can understand...

Posted by April 18, 2018June 1, 2018
Merchant Account for High Risk Business
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Merchant Account for High Risk Business

Chargebacks are one of those problems that can flare up overnight. As in, literally overnight, like you go to bed one evening, and when you wake up you have thirty chargebacks to manage. What may seem like a minor issue, or a complete non-issue, can be amplified by any number of factors. Maybe you got...

Posted by April 11, 2018June 1, 2018
Thieves Now Use Shimmers to Steal Chip/PIN Card Data
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Thieves Now Use Shimmers to Steal Chip/PIN Card Data

Somehow, using a physical card just feels safer, right? If you lose your wallet, that can be a problem, but you rarely feel comfortable typing your numbers into a website or speaking them on the phone or anything like that. Some of us may shred our receipts even if they don’t contain any sensitive data...

Posted by April 3, 2018July 24, 2018
How Companies are Hacked via Basic CMS Vulnerabilities
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How Companies are Hacked via Basic CMS Vulnerabilities

If you run a business in the modern world, then you have to have some sort of digital presence, and that probably means a website. And if you run a website, then you know that running a website can get to be a bit of a headache. Even if you let your tech guys handle...

Posted by March 29, 2018May 23, 2018
The Importance of Online Reviews
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The Importance of Online Reviews

Some people think that online reviews don’t really affect their industry or their product. Those people are wrong. There are products that people will continue to support even if the reviews are negative. If critics don’t like a superhero movie, it’s still going to break box office records. But this doesn’t mean that reviews do not...

Posted by March 20, 2018May 3, 2018
The Importance of AVS And CVV for Chargebacks
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The Importance of AVS And CVV for Chargebacks

You should be willing to do anything within your legal power to avoid getting a chargeback. And anything to avoid having to issue a refund, except getting a chargeback. Unfortunately, many retailers wind up having to deal with a high chargeback rate because they’re so eager to avoid refunds. Refunds are a last line of defense,...

Posted by March 13, 2018April 30, 2018
Whats The Difference Between Chargebacks and Refunds?
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Whats The Difference Between Chargebacks and Refunds?

People sometimes use the word “chargeback” and “refund” interchangeably, saying one when they mean the other. To the customer, to the layman, to the outsider, there may not seem to be much difference between the two. In both instances, the buyer gets their money back, right? So when a customer is unhappy with their purchase,...

Posted by March 8, 2018May 3, 2018