Credit Card Processing ECommerce

Latest article about credit card processing for ecommerce websites. Information and advice about processing payments online. News about online credit card processing are also on this list.

Do Women Use Credit Cards Differently Than Men?

Women account for at least $5 trillion in annual spending across the US. Some estimates peg this figure as high as $15 trillion. Regardless of where the exact figure falls, women currently control over sixty percent of US personal wealth. Another very significant data point that may come as a surprise is that at least […]

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How Serious is Amazon About Payments?

The latest Amazon story making lots of headlines is the company banning customers who abuse its generous return policy. Although this story is getting a lot of attention, it’s actually something Amazon has done for a while now. More importantly, the tiny percentage of consumers getting hit with this ban does not mean Amazon is interested […]

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Should Your Business Invest in Chatbots?

The term chatbot is something that can be traced all the way back to the nineties. But it wasn’t until 2016 when this technology started receiving a lot of attention. The main driver of that attention was the ability to use chatbots on the Facebook Messenger platform. When Facebook added the ability for companies to […]

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What Does Voice Technology Mean for Merchants?

There are plenty of technologies that have received significant hype over the last few years. Virtual reality (VR) is an example of a technology that has received a lot of attention but seems to have stalled. On the other hand, technologies like augmented reality (AR) and machine learning have continued to move forward. What’s interesting […]

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What Does Walmart’s Earnings Miss Mean for eCommerce?

When Walmart acquired Jet in August of 2016, there was a lot of talk about building synergy between the two companies. While Jet continues to perform very well, Walmart hit a recent stumbling block in their ecommerce pursuit. Unlike their biggest rival Amazon, who just posted another round of blockbuster results, Walmart’s stock recently took […]

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Move Over Millennials – Gen Z is Shaping the Future of Payments

In recent years, the media has spent a lot of time covering millennials. We’ve actually done the same. You can learn about how millennials are shopping and paying, as well as five of the best millennial marketing tips. Part of why this generation has received so much media attention is because they were coming of […]

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What Does Shopify’s #KillTheCheckout Mean for Merchants?

  In less than 15 years, Shopify has matured into a publicly traded company with a market cap of over $13 billion. Shopify reports that over half a billion merchants use its platform to sell online, which generates gross merchandise volume of over $45 billion. Given the scale Shopify has reached, there’s no question that […]

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Product Pricing in 2018 – What Works Best?

                              Pricing is a topic every business spends a lot of time thinking about. Whether you view it as an art, science or mix of the two, pricing is one of those things that can leave you scratching your head. Since […]

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The 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide – 5 Gifts You Can’t Miss

Whether you’re just getting started with your Christmas shopping or are down to the last few people on your list, it’s always nice to have some inspiration. For the business owner in your life, consider gifting them one of the following gadgets – they’re sure to help make day-to-day business and payment processing easier to handle. […]

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How to Get Started with Content Marketing

If you want to successfully grow your business in 2018, content marketing is a great way to get started. Although content marketing can seem like something that only large corporations with huge budgets can pull off, we’re going to cover why this strategy is actually a great fit for small and medium businesses. Content Marketing […]

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