E-Commerce Credit Card Processing: A behind the scenes peek

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When merchants fully understand the moving parts of credit card processing and their interaction, it can help to demystify the process and support the handling of potential roadblocks as they arise. When a person makes a purchase with a credit card, it takes seconds to process. But, there’s a lot going on behind the scenes […]

Cryptocurrency Payments Processing for Online Sales

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With the acceptance of cryptocurrency as a valid form of payment, online merchants have a remarkable opportunity to attract more customers and increase sales.  Until recently, there have been limited payment options to make online purchases of products or services. Most merchants offer credit cards or bank transfers as the primary (or only) option to […]

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Prevent Fraud in Payment Transactions

Artificial intelligence is successfully helping online merchants to prevent fraud in payment transactions and create consumer satisfaction. Most merchants understand that having a seamless, online payment processing platform is a crucial part of running a business in today’s marketplace. In 2021, more than four in five Americans used some form of digital payment and that […]

4 Ways Online Merchants Can Prepare for Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales

Black Friday and Cyber Monday, or “BFCM,” have become so popular with consumers worldwide that online merchants simply cannot afford to skip offering sales during this period.  By implementing the steps below, your business will be primed to stand among the Black Friday and Cyber Monday winners.  Considered the kick-off to the holiday shopping season, […]

Emerging Markets: Payments by PIX in Brazil

PIX has democratized access to digital business, allowing small entrepreneurs to easily receive payments from diverse consumers. The platform enables smooth payment processing, peer-to-peer transfers, and instant online transactions, transforming the Brazilian financial landscape. Public payment infrastructure plays a vital role in promoting financial inclusion in emerging markets. In 2020, the Central Bank of Brazil […]

How Artificial Intelligence in Payments Processing Helps Optimize Revenue

The growing trend of using Artificial Intelligence (AI) in payment processing is shaping the landscape of digital payment and driving its value globally. It is a game-changer for online merchants. ​ The most advanced payment processing is now completely data-driven and powered by dynamic intelligence to offer merchants a smarter way of operating their business. […]

How to Prepare for the New Negative Option Billing Rules by Visa and Mastercard

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The latest negative option billing rules introduced by VISA and Mastercard will ensure better communication and transparency. Merchants who want to accept VISA and Mastercard need to incorporate the new rules into their payment processing framework.  Merchants offering increasingly popular subscription or free, trial-based services also must prepare for new and expanding VISA and Mastercard […]

10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Payments Gateway

10 things to consider when choosing a payments gateway

The accessibility and landscape of online payments have grown at a remarkable pace. With customers seeking innovative, seamless, and efficient payment methods, a secure payment gateway has become essential for online businesses, especially content platforms, e-commerce sites, cam operators and others in high risk industries. Today, online merchants have a multitude of options when it […]