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The Simple Guide to Understanding Chargebacks:  A Resource for Business’ and Payments Professionals.

The Simple Guide to Understanding Chargebacks: A Resource for Business’ and Payments Professionals.

A Chargeback, Simply Defined A chargeback, which can also be referred to as a reversal or dispute, is when a cardholder (post purchase of a good or service) contacts their card-issuing bank and disputes the transaction.  This can happen for a wide variety of reasons, one being the card holder feels that the business did not provide the product of service committed to them, and…

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One Breach, Two Breach, Three Breach.  When Will It Be Your Breach?

One Breach, Two Breach, Three Breach. When Will It Be Your Breach?

Home Depot is investigating the possibility of a potentially massive data security breach this week.  Last week, there were reports that the Albertson family of grocery stores, which includes Jewel-Osco, was potentially breached.  But did you know that the Department of Homeland Security announced last month that hackers attacked over 1000 U.S. businesses in the same fashion that Target and other major retailers were attacked….

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Apple Pay, NFC, And EMV:  BIG Questions around the Evolution of Payments

Apple Pay, NFC, And EMV: BIG Questions around the Evolution of Payments

With Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled smartphones quickly becoming more popular, speed up your average customer check out time and grow your business with NFC-capable processing terminals. With the introduction of Apple Pay, companies now have the ability to offer quick and secure transactions to the millions of Apple users expected to purchase the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. This announcement has been…

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