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What Is Ecommerce Business Chargeback Protection?

What Is Ecommerce Business Chargeback Protection?

Dealing with chargebacks is a frustrating and draining experience for any business. Unfortunately, there is no easy way to eliminate chargebacks, as cardholders have a right to dispute any charges on their account that seem erroneous or fraudulent.     However, even...

How PayPal Cards Work – All You Need to Know

How PayPal Cards Work – All You Need to Know

If you use PayPal for online payments or to send and receive money, then you must have heard of PayPal cards.  PayPal offers its customers several credit and debit cards. For instance, the PayPal MasterCard is a credit card, while the PayPal reward card is a credit...

What to Do If Your PayPal Account Gets Frozen

What to Do If Your PayPal Account Gets Frozen

Online payment platforms such as PayPal have made it extremely convenient and cheaper to shop online, pay bills, and transfer money. Besides, using PayPal and other electronic payment platforms protects customers from credit card fraud and other forms of online scams....

What Does “Name on Card” Mean?

What Does “Name on Card” Mean?

Online shopping has grown in popularity, so much so that it’s estimated that eCommerce will constitute more than 22% of all global retail sales by 2023. Online shopping is convenient for the modern customer, it also provides consumers with a variety of products and...

Square vs. Clover: Which Is Better For Your Business

Square vs. Clover: Which Is Better For Your Business

A point of sale system (POS) makes it easy for you to collect cash and credit card payments. Such a system will also gather all the data related to your customers, inventory, and sales. Undoubtedly, a modern POS solution saves you time, and money, and enhances the...

Merchant Account Requirements That You Need To Know

Merchant Account Requirements That You Need To Know

In today’s business world, a majority of consumers make payments using their credit or debit cards. In fact, recent statistics show that more than half of the population in the US prefer cashless payments. As a business, if you want to improve sales and legitimize...

What Are Merchant Account Fees

What Are Merchant Account Fees

If you accept credit and debit card payments in your retail or e-commerce store, you’re charged merchant fees every time a customer pays using any of these electronic payments. Merchant fees will vary depending on the merchant service provider you’re using, the cost...

Merchant Account Vs Payment Gateway: What Are the Differences?

Merchant Account Vs Payment Gateway: What Are the Differences?

Every eCommerce merchant has knowledge of different accounts because it's a key to successful online selling. When it comes to different accounts, every account varies from another account in various manners, as you can see with the merchant account and payment...

What Is a Merchant Account and How It Works

What Is a Merchant Account and How It Works

Cash is no longer king for most customers. And if as a business you are yet to embrace cashless forms of payment such as credit and debit cards, it’s about time you did. Contactless forms of payment are convenient, efficient, and secure.   One of the major things you...

How to Create a Merchant Account

How to Create a Merchant Account

In today’s cashless society, more and more customers are choosing electronic payments over traditional payment methods. Businesses are also investing in electronic payment services to avoid inconveniencing their customers. One of the popular electronic payment...