Monthly Archives: December 2016

How to Prevent Common Types of Credit Card Fraud

December 30, 2016/0/0/

Fraud is one of the biggest challenges you face as a merchant, so it’s up to you to understand how to prevent common types of credit card fraud. And as the way we purchase things continues to evolve, it is difficult to keep up with the new threats that come along. Despite efforts to combat it, card […]

Blog, Fraud
6 Common Payment Processing Mistakes SMBs Make (and How to Avoid Them) | Transaction Services

6 Common Payment Processing Mistakes SMBs Make (and How to Avoid Them)

December 28, 2016/0/0/

As a small business owner, there are several mistakes you must avoid if you are going to find to a payment processor who will suit your needs as your company grows. However, if you are just starting or keen to develop your business, it’s easy to forget to ask the right questions, and by then, […]

Blog, Payment Processing
The Retail POS System Malware Epidemic | Transaction Services

The Retail POS System Malware Epidemic

December 22, 2016/0/0/

The one thing every retailer dreads is a hack or other form of security breach. However, the vast amounts of personal data a POS system can hold will always be a target for criminals; most credit card/debit card payments are made via POS systems, this results in rich pickings for cybercriminals or gangs seeking huge volumes […]

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How to Quicken Your Chip Card Changeover | Transaction Services

How to Quicken Your Chip Card Changeover

December 15, 2016/0/0/

Chip cards have been one of the most significant changes faced by retailers in the U.S. in recent years. However, the switchover has been far from smooth with merchants facing delays in their terminals being certified, and some small businesses have been slow to introduce the new technology. 70 percent of consumers now have chip cards […]

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POS Systems for Your Restaurant | Transaction Services

POS Systems for Your Restaurant

December 8, 2016/0/0/

Efficiency is one of the ingredients for running a restaurant and it isn’t just about keeping the customer satisfied by providing a fast, professional service. Successfully managing a restaurant business also involves effectively managing the admin and the inventory side so you can minimize wastage and maximize profits. Running a successful restaurant business is often […]

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Tips for Reducing Data Security Threats | transaction Services

4 Tips for Reducing Data Security Threats

December 2, 2016/0/0/

As a business owner, you understand the importance of protecting proprietary data. That includes the information collected during a transaction with a vendor or one of your customers. Choosing to incorporate the right type of measures into your overall data security strategy minimizes the odds of someone hacking into your company network and stealing credit […]

Blog, Data Security