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Grow Your Business by Offering New Payment Options

Posted on Nov 07, 2017
For the entire month of November, we will feature topics on our blog covering a variety of tips and tricks aimed at helping small businesses grow and thrive. In this next post provided by Due, makers of a free digital wallet, we will review trending payment options and the advantages of offering them at your business.  Your customers are all unique, so you cannot put them all in the same payment box. Not every customer wants to use a credit card, especially as new types of payment options appear thanks to an ever-evolving technology environment.
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Topics: Partner Posts, Mobile Payments, Payment Technology, Small Business Tips, Getting Started with Payments, Payment Trends

I Think My Business May Be Breached. What Do I Do?

Posted on Oct 16, 2017
Theft can be upsetting no matter what type of loss is experienced. The worst type of theft, however, is when you realize hackers might have taken personal information from your server or was compromised through a breach of your transaction system. When you realize that your business might have been compromised in some way, you may be wondering what to do next.
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Topics: Partner Posts, PCI Compliance and Fraud Prevention

Visa QIR Requirements: What is It and How is My Business Affected?

Posted on Sep 28, 2017
  Today's payment compliance environment is growing to address the increase in security issues and the need for standardization to enable a global payments environment. For your small business, that means you need to stay on track with the evolving set of requirements set by card brands, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. QIR qualification is one of the newest types of compliance additions put in place by Visa that impact some businesses. Here's what’s involved, who it impacts, and how it can be addressed by your business if affected by this payment compliance for credit card processing.
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Topics: Partner Posts, EMV, PCI Compliance and Fraud Prevention, BluePay Partners

Why Should My Website Offer Apple Pay for the Web?

Posted on Sep 22, 2017
Last year, Apple introduced Apple Pay for the Web as a way to compete with online payment services like PayPal. This additional payment option is something you should consider for your small business website -- and it's not just because hundreds of thousands of major brands and recognizable retail websites are already supporting this new online payment method.
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Topics: Partner Posts, E-Commerce and Online Payments, Payment Technology, Small Business Tips, Payment Trends

Multiple Businesses and PCI Compliance

Posted on Sep 18, 2017
With the growing list of compliance requirements a small business faces accepting online payments and in-store payments, it's important to make sure you have covered all the bases. You don't want to get hit with fines or penalties or even have your ability to accept credit cards taken away from you. And, above all else, you don't want to put your customers and their sensitive information at risk at any point in doing business with you. 
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Topics: Partner Posts, PCI Compliance and Fraud Prevention

New Ideas for Making Money on the Side

Posted on Sep 12, 2017
The phrase, "world of opportunity," applies to what’s now possible for making money. People have always been resourceful, but thanks to technology and an ever-advancing civilization, there are now even more ways to collect that extra cash. 
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Topics: Partner Posts, Fun Posts

Status Report: How is the U.S. Adapting to EMV? Summer 2017 Update

Posted on Aug 29, 2017
EMV, also known as chip-enabled credit and debit cards, are continuing to gain momentum in 2017 among card users and merchants. Despite the responsibility placed on merchants to adopt EMV-compliant solutions since October 2015, not every merchant has complied. Visa has continued to push the date back for complete compliance to give businesses more of a chance to make the changeover. This includes three more years for gas stations to change over their card terminals, giving them until 2020.
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Topics: Partner Posts, EMV

Why is it Important to be PCI Compliant?

Posted on Aug 21, 2017
Imagine becoming the victim of a data breach, such has been the case with Target, Home Depot, and other retailers. It was a crisis of massive proportions for those brands that still impacts their reputation today.
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Topics: Partner Posts, PCI Compliance and Fraud Prevention

How to Make Retail Payments Easier for Customers

Posted on Aug 15, 2017
Customers still like visiting stores and retail locations to engage in a little retail therapy or to take care of purchases they prefer to make in-person. 
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Topics: Partner Posts, EMV, Small Business Tips, Payment Trends, Awareness

How Can I Take Advantage of Payment Integrations for My Small Business?

Posted on Aug 07, 2017
Payment integration can work a number of ways with your small business to make sure you can provide as many payment options as possible while delivering a great customer experience, high security, and full compliance.
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Topics: Software and Payment Integration, Partner Posts, Payment Technology, Small Business Tips, Getting Started with Payments, Consideration

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