Why There Will Always Be a Need for E-Cigarette Payment Processing

Why There Will Always Be a Need for E-Cigarette Payment Processing

We think the results of a recent study will lend favorably to the e-cigarette industry and merchants who need e-cigarette payment processing. There’s been a conflict over the last 10 years regarding the long term effects of e-cigarette use. It’s generated many legitimate points and questions such as: Is vaping healthier than traditional smoking? Are…

Why Selling Nutraceutical Products Makes Banks Nervous

Why Selling Nutraceutical Products Makes Banks Nervous

When Instabill representatives are approached about a nutraceutical merchant account, we don’t mince words. Selling nutraceutical products can be a slippery slope, which is why we’re straightforward with banking guidelines and protocol. Nutraceutical businesses can be very profitable. But, understandably, they make acquiring banks uneasy. One major issue we find with nutraceutical merchants Products that…

Instabill Offers New Online Wallet Account Solution

Instabill Offers New Online Wallet Account Solution

In its effort to find the best payment processing solutions for its network of merchants and partners, Instabill has partnered with a North American bank to offer an all-encompassing online wallet solution for merchants of all risk levels. For e-commerce merchants only, our new solution comes with many terrific benefits including fast access to funds,…

Why the FTC is Watching Debt Collection Agencies

Why the FTC is Watching Debt Collection Agencies

When the Federal Trade Commission decided to pay more attention to the practices of collection agencies, it really meant it. A recent news item in Consumer Affairs is all the evidence needed. Apparently, a company called American Municipal Services Corporation, a debt collection agency in Texas that services more than 500 municipalities and collects utility…

Why Cross Border Acquiring Has Become More Difficult

Why Cross Border Acquiring Has Become More Difficult

If you’re are finding it more difficult to get an offshore merchant account, you’re not imagining things. Recent regulation changes from Visa have made the cross border acquiring process a little more complicated for merchants who want or need to process transactions through an offshore bank. Complicated, but certainly not impossible. The cross border acquiring…