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Chargeback Fraud

Chargeback fraud is a type of online fraud that is a growing concern among business owners, especially online merchants. Merchants are the ones who pay the cost of this pervasive and ever-increasing risk to sales and to the business’ bottom line. What is online fraud? Online fraud can range from identity theft to a purchase […]

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Card-Not-Present (CNP) Transactions

With more of the world connected to the internet and the popularity of online shopping continuing to rise, it’s no wonder that e-commerce fraud has also increased. One area that is particularly vulnerable to this kind of fraud is Card-Not-Present transactions. As the name suggests, Card-Not-Present (CNP) transactions are those where the customer and his […]

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Reading & Understanding Your Credit Report & Score

The moment you apply for a credit card or loan, lenders check your credit report to determine if they should lend to you or not. Your FICO (Fair Isaac Corporation) credit report shows lenders the status of your financial health based on your financial activity. Your credit report is a detailed reference of your borrowing […]

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Interest Rates 101 for Businesses

More often than not, business owners need to apply for loans in order to jump-start or run their businesses. Since loans are never free, interest rates are attached to these loans, and there are several types of loans that have varying interest rate designs and percentages. However, it is important that a business owner understands […]

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A Comprehensive Guide To Credit Card Processing Companies

Credit card processing is quite a complex process. It only takes a few seconds to complete but involves multiple companies and steps from start to finish. In a nutshell, it works as follows: information is passed from the customer (cardholder) through the processing company of your business and the respective credit card network, and then […]

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Guide to Payment Gateways

A payment gateway is a service for merchants processing card-not-present transactions for customers, typically on e-commerce websites with online ordering systems. They also might be used for purchases made through a telephone ordering system. Even modern brick-and-mortar stores usually use POS systems and payment gateways connected to the internet. They are a great resource for […]

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Payment Gateways

  What Is a Payment Gateway? We love shopping and selling online today, but with this new form of shopping comes a new form of payment. The payment gateway is the answer to this complicated e-commerce boom. A payment gatewayis essentially an application that serves as a middle-man between the buyer and the seller. It takes […]

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