Anti-scam protection

Merchants often feel scammed and often have complaints about the cost associated with accepting credit cards from there payment processor. A payment processor is a company ...
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POS switch and costs

Because of ties between certain key processors and point of sales system providers, switching your merchant services provider can sometimes be an investment. Licensing fees, ...
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Credit Card Rates & Fees

Credit card processing requires an enormous communication infrastructure and it is impossible to offer the service for free. To keep costs down and charge those that use the ...
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Franchised merchant payment processing vs local reps

One of the greatest misconceptions in payment processing is the benefit of a local rep. In many ways it is a quaint and old-fashioned notion. It almost hearkens back to the ...
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Understanding interchange rates.

Interchange fees or rates are determined and set by the issuing bank. The issuing bank is the bank that distributes or offers the branded credit card (Visa, MasterCard, etc.) ...
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