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Retail Sales at Eating Establishments Reach an All-Time High | Transaction Services

Retail Sales At Eating Establishments Reach An All-Time High

June 16, 2016/0/0/

Gone are the days of sitting around the kitchen table for home-cooked meals! In recent years, Americans have spent more money on restaurant food than on groceries. Although money spent on food in both categories is up, Quartz.com reports that “retail sales at eating establishments have grown much faster.” Perhaps this recent spike has much to […]

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Credit Card Fraud Prevention Tips for Small Businesses | Transaction Services

Credit Card Fraud Prevention Tips For Small Businesses

June 14, 2016/0/0/

One of the biggest threats to businesses, particularly smaller ones, is credit card fraud. The only way to completely protect your company from this is to refuse credit cards altogether. However, in today’s current economic climate, that simply is not feasible. Accepting credit cards is going to be a necessity for your business, which opens […]

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Tokenization Infographic | Transaction Services

Tokenization Infographic: How To Ward Off Hackers

June 14, 2016/0/0/

Source: http://www.inc.com/graham-winfrey/how-to-ward-off-hackers-with-tokenization.html

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EMV Terminal & Compliance: Why It Matters for Your Company | Transaction Services

EMV Terminal & Compliance: Why It Matters For Your Company

June 7, 2016/0/0/

The United States is currently undergoing a transition to EMV, or so-called “chip and pin” credit and debit cards, rather than cards that have magnetic strips on them. The more advanced cards have internal microchips, and require a person to insert the card into a special reader. If it is a debit card, they will […]

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5 Best, Most Important Features Of A Restaurant POS System | Transaction Services

5 Best, Most Important Features Of A Restaurant POS System

June 1, 2016/0/2/

Most food establishments rely on a POS system for efficient and secure payment processing. Not all POS products are created equal, however. Deciding on a high-quality product can protect your business from dangerous online hackers and help manage your daily operations. Features of an Effective POS System Technological innovation has led to POS systems with […]

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Mobile Payments App: Factors To Consider When Selecting One | Transaction Services

Mobile Payments App: Factors To Consider When Selecting One

May 17, 2016/0/0/

Mobile payment apps have become extremely popular, and considering the fast-paced lifestyles many people live, perhaps that should come as no surprise. Every day, transactions occur in retail stores and other physical buildings, but there are many advantages that can occur when a mobile payments app is used: Allowing food delivery customers to pay on […]

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INFOGRAPHIC: Key Events, Turning Points That Shaped The History Of PCI DSS

May 11, 2016/0/0/

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) has come a long way since its origins in the late 1900s, which is also commonly known as “dawn of the Internet era.” However, over the years, despite its humble beginnings, there have been many dramatic and traumatic twists and turns. Payment card compliance experts at SearchSecurity have created an infographic that […]

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Payment Processing for Small Businesses: 4 Common Myths Debunked | Transaction Services

Payment Processing For Small Businesses: 4 Common Myths Debunked

May 10, 2016/0/0/

If you operate a small business, it is arguably very important to make your products or services as accessible to as much of the target market as possible. Many small businesses meet that need by accepting credit cards from their customers. However, some misinformed small business owners are persuaded not to accept credit cards and decide […]

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