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All the New Fees Added in 2012

Payment Processing Fees Added in 2012 The major credit card networks — Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express — join together to set the fees for Interchange. As part of...

Partial Authorization Mandate

Partial Payment Authorization Now in Effect MasterCard and Discover have implemented rule changes that require merchants in the U.S. to support Partial Payment Authorization. Host Merchant Services is here to guide...

The Durbin Amendment

The Durbin Amendment and You The Durbin Amendment is part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. There’s been a lot of talk about the...

What is Level 3 Data?

Level 3 Data Explained Level 2 credit card processing is designed for the business-to-business (B2B) model with more detailed transactions. This type of credit card processing that accepts detailed transaction...