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05.18.2017
What is the Difference Between an Authorization Fee and a Transaction Fee?

Whether you’ve had a merchant account for a year or a decade, you may not completely understand each and every rate and fee that’s listed on your merchant statement. From PCI compliance and chargeback fees to interchange and batch fees,

05.04.2017
Never Lease A Credit Card Terminal

Would you pay $4800 for a $300 terminal?  One merchant that we spoke to did exactly that.  She had a $99/mo lease for 48 months on a terminal that could have been purchased for under $300.  Terminal leases are great for

05.02.2017
Is Square a good Credit Card Processor for Every Business?

Square reported earnings and one thing from the report really caught my eye. They reported that a higher percentage of revenue is coming from large merchants. Square offers a simple pricing structure of 2.75% per transaction (or 3.5% and $0.30

04.19.2017
What Merchants Can Do to Keep Processing Safe

Keeping payment card transactions secure is a shared responsibility. Merchants, credit card processors, card-issuing banks and the major card brands all have a role to play. Visa provides the following suggestions for actions merchants can take to help make payments

03.21.2017
Google Enables Mobile P2P Payments via Gmail in U.S. for Android Users

Android users in the U.S. can now send money to other users via Gmail. Last week, the company unveiled its solution for its mobile app on Android devices that will enable U.S. users to link a debit card or bank

02.28.2017
Are iPad POS Systems The Future For Retailers?

A lot of retailers may want to, if they have not already, think about installing and implementing a new Point Of Sale (POS) system whereby iPads replace the traditional cash register. I got to experience this not long ago myself as

02.28.2017
Get More Done With Less Work

If you’ve been thinking about upgrading, now is the time. Liability as a result of fraudulent chip card transactions on non-EMV-compliant terminals are shifting to the merchants. This Clover Station has a lot.. from managing employees and inventory to serving customers

02.28.2017
Charitable Merchant Services for Non-Profits

For a non-profit organization, saving money on all aspects of operating is an ongoing effort. Yet, we are shocked to see the number of 501(c)3 organizations in the New York, Washington DC Metropolitan area (DC, Maryland & Virginia) that are

02.23.2017
What is PCI Compliance?

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) applies to companies of any size that accept credit card payments. If your company intends to accept card payment, and store, process and transmit cardholder data, you need to host your

02.23.2017
Multi-Currency Merchant Accounts

There are several common scenarios in which a business can benefit from accepting international payments or multiple currencies. Most frequently, a domestic e-commerce or MOTO merchant might develop an unexpectedly large customer base in a foreign country. In another case,

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