High risk echeck processing: The most underrated way to accept payments

High risk echeck processing: The most underrated way to accept payments

If it were up to us, every merchant we board for credit card processing would have a high risk echeck processing solution as well. For the good folks here at Instabill, offering high risk merchant account processing often means pressing the outer reaches to find solutions for the highest of high risk merchants. Obviously, every…

High Risk Merchant Solutions are Often a Disappearing-Reappearing Act

High Risk Merchant Solutions are Often a Disappearing-Reappearing Act

Domestic high risk merchant solutions come and go. There are industries and business types for which we once had payment processing that we no longer have. Conversely, we’ve seen acquiring banks shun the highest of high risk industries for little or no reason. Then, perhaps six months to a year later, we’ll be notified that…

With Cannabis Payments in Limbo, Instabill Offers Alternative Payment Solutions

With Cannabis Payments in Limbo, Instabill Offers Alternative Payment Solutions

It’s no secret that Cannabis payments remain elusive while merchants and dispensaries are unsafely hoarding large amounts of cash. As long as marijuana possession, use and sale remain illegal by US federal law (which supersedes state law), the credit card brands will likely maintain their distance from the cannabis industry. It has forced cannabis merchants in…

Instabill to Attend MJBizCon 2018 Nov. 14-16 in Search of Cannabis Payment Solutions

Instabill to Attend MJBizCon 2018 Nov. 14-16 in Search of Cannabis Payment Solutions

While cannabis payment solutions remain elusive, the serious players in the industry are searching for possibilities and establishing partnerships with other payments entities. This is precisely why Instabill, a provider of merchant accounts for high risk industries since 2001, is attending MJBizCon 2018 in Las Vegas Nov. 14-16. Instabill is seeking to schedule meetings with…

Internet Credit Card Processing Tokenization by 2020? A Credit Card Giant Says Yes

Internet Credit Card Processing Tokenization by 2020? A Credit Card Giant Says Yes

Recently we posted a blog about a days-long search to find any good news regarding the war on fraud in internet credit card processing and protecting one’s personal data. We found a few positive things –how consumers and merchants are more aware than ever, how counterfeiting is down, and how incidents and monetary losses have…

With Regulatory Changes, 3 Predictions Impacting High Risk Credit Card Processing

With Regulatory Changes, 3 Predictions Impacting High Risk Credit Card Processing

Being a veteran of high risk credit card processing — Instabill opened its proverbial doors in 2001 — we’re interested in how certain law and regulatory changes will impact our industry. A recent funny news item in Consumer Affairs grabbed our attention, and got the best of our collective (and creative) curiosity. The news item…

In need of online merchant accounts, merchants can get verbally abusive

In need of online merchant accounts, merchants can get verbally abusive

Instabill has a reputation of finding high risk online merchant accounts for businesses unable to find banking privileges elsewhere. In fact, we are oftentimes the last hope for a merchant who may have poor credit; who may have been MATCH-listed; or whose business simply carries too much risk. Merchants sometimes get frustrated and desperate for…