According to research firm Gartner, revenues from Saas billing will be $7.5 billion worldwide for 2009, a 17.7% increase from 2008 revenues of $6.4 billion. While this is moderately impressive, keep in mind that we are at the very beginning of the growth in the software as a service market...
Types of Card Payments There are three main types of payment card transactions: credit, signature debit, and PIN debit. For PIN debit transactions cardholder charges are posted immediately following the receipt of the authorization message. For credit and signature debit transactions, the issuer..
Subscription billing will continue to be part of MMOG payments in the US and Europe although micropayments for virtual goods will inevitably have to included to maintain a competitive edge. In Asia, subscription billing has never caught on and micropayments are the dominant billing model. According..
In a 2008 survey, Neilson reported that 875 million people shop online. More than 85 percent of the world's online population used the Internet to make a purchase, an increase of 40% within just 2 years. Credit cards were used by 59% of internet shoppers. That means 41% of online..