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Finance & IT

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. […]

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. […]

Disputes, Chargebacks and Refunds: Do You Know Which Is Your Worst Enemy?

Posted on November 24th, 2017 by

Disputes, chargebacks, and refunds can have a substantial effect on your revenue. We’ve already shown you how to avoid chargebacks and lower your chargeback rate.

In this post, we’ll take a look at the difference between disputes, claims, and chargebacks, then touch on how to develop an effective refund policy that will help you grow your business without disruption. […]

Busting Payment Myths: Infographic

Posted on November 7th, 2017 by

Are you assuming that accepting payments online is enough to make your business take off? Convinced that choosing a payment provider can automatically help you improve conversion rates? Do you think payment processors absorb chargeback and refund fees? You might need our new payment myths infographic to set you straight. […]