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The True Cost of Debit Card Transactions

As a merchant, you naturally want to be able to accept as many payment methods as possible from your customers. eCommerce businesses are, of course, limited by the fact that they don’t have a physical store where their customers can pay in-person, so they have to rely on online payment methods such as debit cards, […]

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Mar 29, 2019 Filed under: Credit Card Processing 9

What Are Interchange Fees For Credit Card Processing?

If you’re new to the world of credit card processing, you may be wondering what interchange fees are, and how they impact the cost of processing transactions and maintaining a merchant account for your business. The truth is that interchange fees (or, more properly, interchange reimbursement fees) are, in most cases, the single largest expense […]

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Feb 12, 2019 Filed under: Credit Card Processing 2

How To Choose An eCommerce Merchant Account

The ability to buy and sell on the internet has only been available for a little over 20 years. In that time, however, the eCommerce industry has expanded dramatically, disrupting traditional retail industries and opening up a new world of opportunity for both merchants and consumers alike. Consumers are no longer limited to buying only […]

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Jan 17, 2019 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, eCommerce 15

The Cheapest Credit Card Processing Companies For 2019

Business owners today know that it’s more important than ever to be able to accept credit cards. Customers carry less cash and rely on credit and debit cards for the majority of their purchases. If you’re an eCommerce merchant selling online, taking “plastic” is just about your only option. Unfortunately, you usually can’t accept credit […]

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Dec 11, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing 10

What Is A Merchant Account?

If you’re a business owner, you’re probably already aware of just how important it is to be able to accept credit and debit cards as payment methods from your customers. Although we’re still quite a way off from becoming a truly cashless society, today almost all American consumers have either a debit card, a credit […]

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Oct 25, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, Mobile Payments, Payment Gateways 3
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Do High-Risk Merchant Accounts With Instant Approval Exist?

It all started with the telegraph. Invented in 1837, this technological advance enabled nearly-instantaneous communication across vast distances for the first time ever. Its introduction into commercial use disrupted a courier system that had been the only available method of communicating from one distant place to another for thousands of years. In 1861, the completion […]

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Sep 24, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, High-Risk Merchant Accounts 4