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Understanding Interchange Costs | Transaction Services

Understanding Interchange Costs & How to Manage Them Responsibly

November 18, 2016/0/0/

As you talk with different merchant service providers, one of the issues that must be addressed is the interchange fees or costs that apply to each transaction. Many business owners don’t realize there are ways to manage those costs and still have excellent service and protection through a provider. Here is some information about what […]

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Importance of Being EMV Compliant | Transaction Services

The Importance of Being EMV Compliant

November 16, 2016/0/0/

EMV compliance is one of the most significant changes to the way retailers accept payments. However, despite the drive towards compliance, most businesses have been slow to make the move. Many retailers might just be waiting to see the effects on the industry before upgrading their systems, but if you want to avoid unnecessary liability, […]

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Figuring Out Your Visa Interchange Rate | Transaction Services

Figuring Out Your Visa Interchange Rate – What You Need To Know

November 10, 2016/0/0/

There are several fees associated with accepting credit card payments at your business, and the interchange rate should be one that every retailer is familiar with. However, despite the major role these fees play in the retail business, interchange rates can often cause confusion, and many retailers don’t understand just how much it adds to […]

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How Hosted Pay Pages Make Life Easier & Improve Your Customer Experience | Transaction Services

How Hosted Pay Pages Make Life Easier & Improve Your Customer Experience

November 8, 2016/0/0/

With so many options for accepting payments, it can be difficult to know which is the best one to choose for your business. However, if you are looking for a time saving solution that can give customers a seamless shopping experience, a hosted pay page could be the answer. As detailed below, there are numerous […]

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5 Ways to Decrease Your Restaurant's Overhead Costs | Transaction Services

5 Ways To Cut Your Restaurant’s Overhead Costs

October 25, 2016/0/0/

If you run or manage a restaurant, then you might be wondering what steps you can take so that you can reduce your overhead. Although running a restaurant can be rewarding, it’s also a challenging process that can cause anyone to experience stress. Getting the most from your effort requires you to find creative ways […]

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Centralized Reporting Solutions for Small Businesses | Transaction Services

What Is Centralized Reporting, How Can It Help My SMB?

October 21, 2016/0/0/

As a small business owner, you know there’s a lot of data that needs to be tracked. Choosing to invest in a centralized reporting system offers the opportunity to put your time and the time of your employees to better use. Here are some of the advantages that you will enjoy by utilizing a unified […]

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PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Solutions for Merchants | Transaction Services

PCI Point-To-Point Encryption (P2PE): What Merchants Should Know

October 19, 2016/0/0/

Financial services companies have to adapt to the changes as well as complexities in the payment card industry (PCI) regulatory environment in regard to credit cards. This is done through a point-to-point encryption (P2PE) payment device that is PCI certified. P2PE provides a solution that maximizes security for credit card transactions. The Payment Process In order […]

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Self Service Kiosks for Hotels

Self-Service Kiosks for Hotels

October 13, 2016/0/0/

Hotels are a hectic businesses to run. Finding ways to make your job easier will help ensure that your hotel will continue to run smoothly. Self service kiosks provide many benefits for hotels. A self service kiosk allows guests to check in as well as check out. Implementing the kiosk in your hotels will help […]

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Business Security Tips

Business Security Tips

October 12, 2016/0/0/

As a business owner it is important to make sure that your business is taking the proper steps to secure its data. Especially if you own a small to medium sized business. Laura K. Gray’s article on blog.pcisecuritystandards.org informs that almost half of 2015’s cyber attacks worldwide were against businesses who had 250 employees or less. […]

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POS System Features For Retailers | Transaction Services

POS System Features For Retailers

October 11, 2016/0/0/

POS systems are standard fixtures everywhere in the retain market today. More people are paying with credit or debit instead of cash or check. When you want your business to compete and succeed today, you must have a PCI-compliant POS system in your retail stores. You can decide which system to utilize by learning about the […]

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