Holiday Season Cybercrime: What You Need to Know

The busy holiday shopping season is underway, and online sales are expected to rise. The National Retail Federation expects online sales in the U.S. to increase between seven and 10 percent to upwards of $117 billion. Others anticipate ecommerce to … Continued

How Credit Card Processing Works

While many of us use credit cards every day, few people actually understand how online credit card processing works. How does a cardholder swipe or enter their credit card and receive almost instant feedback from the merchant on whether or … Continued

Building an eCommerce Website: 5 Technical Aspects You Need

With an increasing demand for online buying, more businesses are moving to e-store from the traditional brick-and-mortar store. eCommerce sites make it possible for businesses to sell their products online, and customers can enjoy the convenience and flexibility shopping online … Continued

Preventing Online Credit Card Fraud

With more and more consumers shopping online, there’s no better time than now to operate an online business. But, taking your business online doesn’t come without its challenges, including the risk of online credit card fraud. Online fraud cost e-retailers … Continued

What to Look for in an Online International Merchant Account

Businesses today have the choice of many good online merchant accounts, but not all are suitable for international commerce. A true international merchant account will offer features that go above and beyond those of a general payment processing platform. Here’s … Continued

Merchant Accounts & Payment Gateways: What’s the Difference?

Taking your business online offers many benefits. A number of consumers prefer shopping online versus in physical stores, and moving online broadens your reach. But, like with any ecommerce store, you’ll need a way to securely collect customer payments over … Continued