In the expanding world of ecommerce credit card fraud, here’s an interesting scam.You might have seen sites offering gift cards for a discount. You probably figured it was way for folks to pocket some money by simply by selling a gift card they did not want. Sounds innocent, right?Instead, a..
Everyone has read about the rise in cross border payments. And the growth is real. Yet, international payments usually make up less than 2% of a country’s total transaction volume. Banks in most countries have long focused on the immediate and largest market, which are payments inside..
Boost Profits with Alternative PaymentsCards are the most popular method of payment for consumers making purchases online. But, if you only accept cards at checkout, you are losing sales and leaving money on the table unnecessarily. Alternative payment methods are the fastest way to increase..
According to research firm Aite Group U.S. payment card issuers lost nearly $4 billion in charge volume in 2008, including $78.7 million in interchange, due to problems cardholders had with their cards while traveling abroad. The issues Americans have with cards while traveling can be divided into..