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?”
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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