Qoin Gateway: The Future of Payments Technology
Qoin Gateway represents a leap forward in Payment Technology, delivering frictionless transactions and next-generation functionality long sought after by merchants and SaaS platforms alike.
Covid and the Rise of Chargebacks
Accepting credit cards is an essential factor in operating a business that many take for granted. The payment industry often centers around payment processing rates, programs and equipment. But what if a credible, popular and well-established business suddenly has their ability to accept credits cards jeopardized? As chargebacks rose to unprecedented heights when orders could […]
Recent Changes in Digital Consumer Behavior Are Here to Stay
Since COVID-19’s arrival, digital engagement has reached record heights among Americans. Although in-person shopping is slowly rebounding, all available evidence suggests that consumer behavior will never be the same. The most recent data shows these lasting digital trends: 72% of consumers are now more inclined to shop via social media than before the Pandemic.1 68% […]
The Mighty Magnetic Card Stripe May Soon Be Gone
Mastercard recently announced they will completely phase out the magnetic stripe on all cards by 2033. Payment technology has rapidly progressed over the past 60 years with magnetic card stripes evolving into EMV chips. Today, Near Field Contact (NFC) payments is quickly replacing EMV transactions. Historically, it has taken the United States years to adapt […]
The POS that Could Solve Your Labor and Supply Shortages
Revel is a cloud-based POS system praised by restaurants and retailers alike. It’s now been 10 years since this iPad-based system revolutionized the market by automating tedious tasks for thousands of businesses. In the current post-pandemic business landscape, Revel could be the difference between thriving and surviving. So how does an iPad get businesses back […]
Cash Discount Calculator – Find Out How Much You Can Save!
By 2022, only 11% of in-store shoppers will pay in cash. That’s it. The majority of your customers prefer – and will continue to prefer – to pay with credit card. And that, my friend, is a good thing: it means you might qualify to drastically reduce your credit card processing fees under a cash […]
Qtips: Four Things Retail Merchants Forget They Need
Owning a business can sometimes feel like a whirlwind. So much you have to do, and only so many hours in the day to get it all done. Today’s edition of “Qtips” isn’t about those big items on your to-do list. After all, I don’t think you’re going to forget to open your doors or […]
Visa, Mastercard Announce Changes to Chargeback Monitoring Programs
Visa and Mastercard recently outlined new changes to their chargeback monitoring programs. A chargeback monitoring program is a specialized program for merchants who experience a high number of chargebacks, with the purpose being to help these merchants reduce the number of chargebacks filed against them. It’s critical you choose a payment processor that will monitor […]
Square Just Changed Their Processing Rates. What Does That Mean for Your Business?
Heard the news yet? Square, one of the most recognizable processors in the payments space, announced that they’ll be making changes to their processing rates. Rather than charge their signature 2.75% flat rate, they’ll now charge merchants a 2.6% flat rate and an extra $0.10 per transaction. That math sounds confusing, and it is. If […]
Qtips: The Truth About Credit Card Minimums
Today, we’re trying something a little different. We’re introducing our “Qtips” series – merchant insights packaged into short, easy-to-read summaries! Think of these as mini blogs that you can read on your lunch break, before bed, or even while you’re waiting in line at the grocery store. Our first topic? Credit card minimums. You see […]