Merchant Account Articles

 SMEs Prefer Low-Cost, No-Frills POS Terminals's success is founded on the principle that business owners should be able to purchase credit card processing equipment and terminals at the best price. Smaller merchants “are not going to see a lot of value in checking their e-mail through their credit card terminal,” says Henry Helegeson, President of “Smaller merchants are more focused on…”

 eChecks Come of Age

Among other issues, this article debunks some common myths about security, de-mystifies the process of obtaining merchant accounts, identifies what you need to know about service providers, tackles the obscure area of authorization and verification, defines the backbone behind the process, and finally, discusses what costs are involved in offering eCheck services.

SMEs Need Straightforward Simple Turnkey Solutions
Brent Gephart, Director of Marketing and Corporate Strategy with Chase Merchant Services, L.L.C provides compelling commentary and interesting insight into the payment processing and E-commerce market with particular emphasis on the needs of small to medium-sized businesses, the challenges and where this market is headed.

 Debit Cards Present an E-commerce Opportunity
While the credit card is the payment of choice for online transactions in North America, in other countries, it is less popular.

 Information Security
Have you ever wondered where your credit card information goes after you submit it to pay for an online purchase?

 Securing Your Web Presence
Last year, more than 4800 sites around the world were defaced. While this may not seem like a large amount when contrasted with the sheer volume of sites on the Internet today, it still works out to 13 per day.