Accepting Credit Cards

May 1 2012

What Merchants Need to Know About Processing Check and Debit Cards

Wondering what options you have for processing debit and check cards? Jeff has the answers: There are two ways for your business to process transactions from customers who want to pay with a debit or check card. The method you choose can either be based on a PIN or a signature: PIN When a customer […]

Sep 13 2011

3 More Benefits of Accepting Credit Cards

Still haven’t opened a merchant account so your business can start accepting credit card payments from customers? What are you waiting for? You already know that accepting credit cards allows you to give your customers more payment options, and it can prevent you from missing out on sales. But, it sounds like you still need […]

Sep 9 2011

Could Your Business Benefit from Mobile Credit Card Processing?

When you hear people talking about mobile credit card processing or wireless payment processing, you probably think that technology is only useful for merchants who are on the go (e.g. food trucks, vendors at trade shows, etc.). But the truth is that even traditional businesses can benefit from having wireless credit card processing equipment. Here’s […]

Aug 29 2011

Telling a Customer Their Credit Card is Declined

As a merchant, it’s inevitable that at some point you’ll have a customer whose credit card transaction gets declined. And while it’s not your fault that their card gets denied, it’s important that you and your cashiers handle the delicate task of telling the customer his card is declined properly. What should you do to […]

Aug 22 2011

The Most Common Reasons Some Credit Cards Get Denied

As a merchant, there will certainly be times when you’re trying to process a transaction but it gets denied. The customer may act confused or even angry, demanding to know why their credit card was declined. You should simply tell them that you don’t know the exact reason their card was denied and encourage them […]

Aug 18 2011

3 Great Reasons to Download Our Credit Card Processing Guidebook

There are a lot of different things that go into payment processing—from choosing the right service provider to finding the right terminal to keeping your merchant fees low. On top of it all, you need to constantly assess your payment processing service to make sure you’re getting excellent customer service and fair monthly rates. Fear […]

Jul 13 2011

What Do You Need For Credit Card Processing?

By now, you already understand the importance of accepting credit cards at your business. Doing so allows you to accommodate more customers, makes things more convenient for you and your customers, and helps you build credibility with your target audience. But before you can start accepting credit cards, there are a few key things you […]

Jun 27 2011

3 Simple Ways to Reduce Credit Card Fraud on Your E-Commerce Store

Although online shopping continues to grow at a feverish pace, many consumers are still worried about the security of their credit card information when they place an order over the internet. As a merchant, it’s your responsibility to take all of the necessary steps to reduce credit card fraud on your e-commerce store. Here are […]

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