Tag: payment processing

Marketing an ISO in 2018 with Michelle Geraci of Transaction Services

October 8, 2018/0/3/

Do you know what it takes to successfully market an ISO in 2018? Listen to comments from Michelle Geraci, VP of Sales with Transaction Services, as she speaks with Scott Hawksworth who runs PayPod: The Payments Podcast as a way to dive in deeper to the world of payments as it exists now, and to find out more about […]

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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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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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Important Trends In The Payments Industry | Transaction Services

Important Trends In The Payments Industry

September 21, 2016/0/0/

If you run or manage a business, then you likely know the importance of keeping up with the latest marketing trends. However, many business owners have overlooked the importance of monitoring changes in the way that customers pay for goods and services. The internet has changed how people spend and accept money, but the popularity […]

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MasterCard Consumer Chip Cards Surge In The U.S.

August 4, 2016/0/0/

MasterCard released their latest EMV data earlier today. Since the EMV liability shift in October of 2015, nearly 80 percent of U.S. consumer credit cards are currently chip-enabled. And, there are also roughly 1.7 million active EMV terminals in their network, which accounts for 30 percent of the U.S. merchant population, resulting in a 374 […]

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How Chip Cards Work | Transaction Services

INFOGRAPHIC: How EMV Chip Cards Work

July 20, 2016/0/0/

Check out this awesome animated infographic created by LendingTree, which illustrates how EMV chip cards work. Enjoy and Happy Processing!  

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New NRF Survey: Card Companies' Fault for Holding Up Chip Cards | Transaction Services

New NRF Survey: Card Companies’ Fault For Holding Up Chip Cards

July 14, 2016/0/0/

A recent survey conducted by the NRF (National Retail Federation) in May and June reveals that: “48 percent of retailers have already implemented the new EMV payment system, or expected to have done so by the end of June. A total of 86 percent expect to have EMV up and running by the end of the year. […]

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Key Emerging Trends in the Payments Industry | Transaction Services

Key Emerging Trends In The Payments Industry

July 13, 2016/0/0/

Payments is a very complex industry in the financial services world. The traditional payment processing workflow has unfolded itself through new technologies to reveal a variety of opportunities on the digital horizon. Here are some recent emerging trends in the payments industry. Turbulence and Acceleration Often change is turbulent, and the change in the payments […]

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