The Best Credit Card Processors Do These 6 Things

The Best Credit Card Processors Do These 6 Things

The e-commerce boom is ongoing: Online sales are expected to reach well over $500 billion by 2020, says e-commerce think-tank Internet Retailer. Online businesses and startups sprout like weeds in midsummer, and all of them need payment processing solutions. But what should an e-commerce entrepreneur look for when searching for the best credit card processors?…

A Near Billing Descriptor Nightmare That Can Prevent Chargebacks

A Near Billing Descriptor Nightmare That Can Prevent Chargebacks

To prevent chargebacks, half the battle lies in a clear billing descriptor. I’m going to guess that the payment processor that handles transactions for our local school food service program has a bit of trouble with chargebacks. They’re a big name in the payment processing industry, which left me puzzled after checking my bank statement.…

Stories From High Risk Merchant Services: 5 Lessons for Merchants

Providing high risk merchant services is never boring, never without its characters and certainly never without its challenges. Sometimes the boarding process goes smoothly and other times we face hurdles and roadblocks. We’ll often receive inquiries from merchants who could use a bit of educating in the process — which we do not mind a…