Posted by admin on Apr 09, 2010


Contactless card payments have been touted as the next big opportunity in payment processing.  With a contactless card, a consumer simply waves a card at a reader rather than swiping the card.  The best applications for contactless payments are high volume, relatively low ticket environments such..

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Posted by admin on Apr 05, 2010


Ah, chargebacks.  The bane of any merchant accepting credit cards.How can you cope with chargebacks?Here are 5 quick tips that every high risk merchant account can immediately implement.Use address verification.  Internet payment gateways, whether integrated directly through a website or used for..

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Posted by admin on Apr 02, 2010


AVS Protects Your BusinessEveryone knows that when buying online, high risk merchants ask for a billing address. In the merchant processing world, this is called address verification service (AVS).  AVS is a method used to determine whether or not the purchase is legitimate.It makes financial..

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Posted by admin on Mar 26, 2010


What are Business Ratios?Ratios are important financial analysis tools that help determine profitability, liquidity, financial structure, reordering, leverage, and interest coverage. Ratios report primarily on past performances.  However, ratios can be predictive as well because they can point to..

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