Electronic payment processing is a highly-regulated system, and this is mainly because it deals with private and sensitive information of consumers. The regulations are put in place to protect the consumers, processors and merchants. Continue reading “Who Regulates Merchant Service Providers?”
Cash is King, but the new commerce has changed all of that and payment by card is today the order of the day. Continue reading “What Is A Merchant Account?”
Your bank can’t always offer the best price!
Merchant services are essential for every business and are mostly sourced from own banks. It would be wise and prudent for business owners to investigate other options when sourcing merchant services. This article will compare the different options: Continue reading “Why Banks Aren’t Cheapest For Merchant Services”
Accepting cash as a means of payment can be a costly decision. Most businesses are starting to realise that and opting for cash payment. Continue reading “Business Cost of Accepting Payments By Cash”
Merchant services are a scheme that works by enabling firms to accept money from customers inform of debit and credit cards. Continue reading “How does Merchant Services Work?”
Merchant Services – who is who?
Issuers, Acquirers, ISOs, Gateways, Processors…. Who are they all?
In the search for your merchant service supplier, you have probably come across a confusing array of organisations who sit at various points in the money transfer chain. Sometimes it can be hard to understand just who is taking the payments for you and what they are doing. We’ve put together our simple guide to give you an overview of the different types of players and demystify the process for you.
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