The Past and Present of Payment Processing

It may be hard to believe now, but at one point in time, businesses did not accept credit cards. Before the boom of e-commerce, businesses had to determine whether or not accepting credit cards was the best decision for their … Continued

Why Are Credit and Debit Card Fraud Alerts Going Up?

  In a recent poll conducted by, nearly 4 in 10 customers say that they have received an erroneous credit card fraud alert. According to the poll, 31 percent of U.S. adults said they received a fraud alert about … Continued

What Are Some of the Worst Costs of Fraud?

There’s no question that Card Not Present (CNP) fraud is a major concern for merchants – especially when more customers prefer to shop online for their goods every day.  It is much easier to commit fraud in a CNP situation … Continued

Are All Offshore Merchant Accounts High Risk?

If you’re a business that sells products and services online, then you need an online merchant account. Without a merchant account, you cannot accept payments over the internet. During your search for a reliable merchant account provider, you may have … Continued