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Top Five POS Systems and Credit Card Payment Processors

Interested in better customer service, increased sales, and multiple opportunities for engagement? A tablet point-of-sale (POS) system can offer this and more for your credit card processing needs. In fact, many retailers are ditching traditional cash registers for cloud-based tablet POS systems thanks to mobile credit card payments, quick processing, and a streamlined platform for sales and inventory management.

How to Eliminate Transaction Fees With Sekure

Unfortunately, merchants can fall victim to any number of scams when shopping for payment processing services. One of the most common—as well as financially damaging—is leasing a credit card terminal for credit card processing.

Mental Health: A Business Priority for 2022

The past two years' events prompted a worldwide mental health crisis, with the effects continuing to be felt in the workforce today.  Many Americans have admitted to struggling with depression, burnout, and PTSD – ailments that were only compounded when also trying to uphold “business as usual” in their careers.

A Beginner’s Guide to Credit Card Chargebacks

What Is a Chargeback? Chargebacks—also known as reversals—occur when funds are returned to the purchaser in a transaction, and they usually involve card-not-present (CNP) credit card transactions. At their base level, they are a consumer-protection mechanism enabled under Regulation Z of the Truth and Lending Act . Side note: Debit cardholders are afforded the same rights under Regulation E of the Electronic Fund Transfer Act.

Apple Unveils Tap and Pay Feature

In case you missed it, Apple rocked the payments world on February 8 after announcing that it was rolling out “Tap to Pay” and taking aim at some of the industry’s big players, including Block (Square). Stripe will be the first platform to partner with Apple and offer the capability and is already accepting businesses to participate in the beta program. Next up will be Shopify, followed by others in the fall.  

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