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Finance & IT

5 Tips for a Transparent and Compliant Privacy Notice

Posted on April 22nd, 2019 by

If you sell online, you are probably aware of the importance of shoppers’ trust in your business. Almost a third of global shoppers rank a commerce site’s experience and trustworthiness over everything else when it comes to their decision to buy.

In the wake of the countless data privacy scandals over the last couple of years, the trust that people place in businesses has become closely tied to how well they believe those companies protect the privacy of their customers’ personal information. […]

Online Payment Processing Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Posted on April 4th, 2019 by

Owning your own business might be a fulfilling experience of self-growth and skills discovery, but any merchant is bound to hit a few bumps along the entrepreneurial journey. Sure, making money sounds nice, but processing money might make vendors scratch their heads more than a few times. […]

How Does the Payment Processing Industry Work? Understanding the Infrastructure and Process

Posted on November 22nd, 2018 by

Have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes when an online payment is made? If you are just getting started with the business of eCommerce and online payments – or if you are simply curious about the process – it can be challenging to navigate the convoluted terminology used in the industry and make sense of what each actor does and how.

Therefore, in this blog post, we’ll explain the main payment infrastructure terms you need to understand and how they work together to enable global eCommerce transactions. […]

Using Technology to Unlock a Great Global Customer Experience

Posted on July 16th, 2018 by

Localizing your digital business for global commerce is unavoidably complex, but it doesn’t have to feel impossible. There are many tools, technologies and proven best practices out there to help you make the most of most markets where you’re selling your products and services. […]

Keep Your SaaS Business Safe – 5 Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on June 6th, 2018 by

As a SaaS provider, you need to store plenty of sensitive data: not just information related to your own business operations, but also customer data. In a complex world that seems to see new ransomware attacks and data breaches every week, all SaaS businesses must take measures to keep their own internal data—as well as customer data—safe and secure, especially as tougher compliance standards such as GDPR come into force.

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Five Things to Consider When Localizing Your Payment Process

Posted on April 20th, 2018 by

No matter what you’re selling, there’s probably an opportunity for you to sell it in a new market.

To make the most of your opportunity to grow your business by selling in a specific region or country, you’ll need to support, besides local languages, local payment methods, currencies, as well as comply with local taxation and other legal requirements. […]