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How Being Disabled Hurts Your Credit: What to Know and Where to Find Help

Posted on 12 September, 2017

Disability can be a lifelong condition that shapes your identity from birth, or something that happens in the blink of an eye – an injury or diagnosis that abruptly derails life as you know it. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that one in five American adults lives with a disability, making the […]

What Is Clean Fraud?

Clean Fraud: Still Not Fun

Posted on 1 December, 2016

The name “clean fraud” is misleading because there’s nothing clean about it. Actually, clean fraud is one of the most dangerous and fastest-growing threats to merchants, especially high-risk ones. Thankfully, there are ways that merchants can lower their risk of chargebacks. Contents1 What Is Clean Fraud?2 What Can Merchants Do to Prevent Clean Fraud?2.1 Use […]

3 Trends in Credit Card Fraud

3 Trends in Credit Card Fraud

Posted on 21 November, 2016

As a company with a high-risk merchant account, you need to stay aware of new types of credit card fraud so you can take action to protect your business. Keep reading to learn about three emerging trends in this type of crime. Contents1 Hackers Are Rushing to Use Magnetic Strip Data2 Gamers Are Facing Charges […]

4 Things Merchants Need to Know About Their Credit Card Machines

4 Things Merchants Need to Know About Their Credit Card Machines

Posted on 10 November, 2016

Merchants can choose from among many credit card machines available from manufacturers. Do your due diligence to make sure you get the best one for your business that will work well with your POS system, especially if you own a business connected to a high-risk merchant account. Delve into the following four misconceptions merchants have about credit card […]

4 Benefits of ACH Processing

4 Benefits of ACH Processing

Posted on 3 November, 2016

As the cost of doing business rises, many entrepreneurs are looking for ways to reduce their expenses. Some companies save money by encouraging their customers to make payments through the Automated Clearing House. Known as ACH transactions, these payments are electronic fund transfers. With the help of a high-risk merchant account provider, a business can […]

online shopping annoyances

5 Annoyances of Shopping Online

Posted on 31 October, 2016

While online shopping offers many conveniences, those conveniences come with plenty of annoyances. Companies that let customers buy products or services through their e-commerce merchant services websites need to know what annoys shoppers and address as many of them as possible. Whether you have a high-risk merchant account or a traditional arrangement with a credit […]