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Facebook Attacks Clickjackers

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog takes a look at one of the latest and most twisted developments in online marketing: Clickjacking. This topic comes…

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Top Free Online Shopping Carts

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog shifts its focus to the E-Commerce industry — specifically some tips we’ve found online to help small businesses with…

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Phishing Scam Alert

Attention Merchants. The Official Merchant Services Blog has been made aware of an e-mail based Phishing campaign designed to trick individuals into providing login credentials…

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Durbin Amendment Back In the News

The Official Merchant Services Blog returns to a topic that it covered thoroughly throughout 2011: The Durbin Amendment. With the Stop Online Piracy Act getting…

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Mobile Payments: 2012 and Beyond

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog updates our outlook on Mobile Payment Technology and the rampant predictions for its success in the near future. We…

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SOPA: Time For a Nap

When last we posted, The Official Merchant Services Blog was busy highlighting its own in depth coverage of the Stop Online Piracy Act and having…

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SOPA: Pot Meet Kettle

The Official Merchant Services Blog has late breaking news to report today. Once again we take on the topic of the Stop Online Piracy Act…

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Stop Online Piracy Act Coming Back

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog brings you all an update on the Stop Online Piracy Act. This legislation has been picking up traction in…

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Host Merchant Services Partnerships

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog gives the floor exclusively to Host Merchant Services. The topic being Partnerships and what the company offers with its…

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Merchant Services: Chargeback Tips

The Official Merchant Services Blog focuses today on an aspect of payment processing important to both merchants and processors: Chargebacks. Chargebacks occur when the amount…

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Florida’s Proposed E-Commerce Bill

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog is taking a look at a new bill proposed in Florida that attacks the growing E-Commerce industry. The bill…

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Finding Quality Merchant Services

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog is playing a bit of catch up. The story we’re going to highlight and discuss is almost three weeks…

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E-Commerce: Review and Preview

The Official Merchant Services Blog begins our second year of blogging with a look at one of our favorite topics: E-Commerce. 2011 saw huge gains…

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Customer Service: A Cautionary Tale

In what will likely be the last blog of 2011, The Official Merchant Services Blog is going right back to the basics. We’re going to…

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