Category: Payment

QR Code Payments – What’s in It for Merchants?

Short for a quick response code, QR codes have revolutionized and sped up payment procedures.  From brick-and-mortar stores with QR codes labeled to counters to online payments where they've made…

An Overview of Payment Methods Across the Globe

Online payments and fast shipping services have made the business world closer than ever before, especially in eCommerce. You can run an e-store from Spain and have recurring customers from…

A Comprehensive Guide to SEPA Payments 2024

European citizens had waited for just a bit more than half a century to get a unified payment initiative.  Ever since 1957, and the foundation of the European Coal and…

Chargebacks and Merchants’ Business Operations

Business owners want to ensure smooth business operations while recording high conversion rates and low expenses.  Receiving too many refund or chargeback requests is the fly in the ointment regarding…

How to Protect Merchants from Friendly Fraud?

Fraud is the main threat to comfortable online transactions. While some consumers are worried about getting their payment data stolen by the evil geniuses of digital hacking, others become fraudsters…

The ABCs of Credit Card Tokenization

As cyberspace keeps expanding, with billions of users worldwide, online payments are becoming more versatile. This doesn’t necessarily mean only positive occurrences.  Payment fraud, mainly due to data theft, unauthorized…

What Is PCI Compliance – Definition and 12 Key Prerequisites

Being a modern merchant means facing numerous offline and online business regulations.  Some of them are easily fulfilled while others require in-depth knowledge and experience.  PCI Compliance is one of…

Payment Technology 5.0: What Awaits Us in 2024

It’s almost the end of the year and every business entity is preparing financial statements for the closing year. Learning where we are at the moment and comparing our planned…