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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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Stop Online Piracy Act Sparks Unity?

The Official Merchant Services Blog is back from its brief holiday. Thank you for keeping up with us. We have a couple of treats to…

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Discover’s Strong Fourth Quarter

The Official Merchant Services Blog shines its spotlight today on Discover –– notably Discover Financial’s strong fourth quarter earnings predictions that are making news. On…

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Beyond PCI: Digital Downloads and Security

‘Tis the season to be wary. There’s a lot of reports going around about how to be more secure and safe in your holiday shopping….

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Merchant Services: More Durbin News

The Official Merchant Services Blog returns to The Durbin Amendment today. We’ve been a little lax in keeping this story as updated as we were…

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Part Two: VeriFone’s Vx Terminals

The Official Merchant Services Blog continues it’s two-part epic delving into the details of what VeriFone Terminals –– specifically the Vx series –– can do….

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A Look at VeriFone’s Vx Evolution

The Official Merchant Services Blog has been covering the basics of payment processing, offering insight and tips on the general topics of the credit card…

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Customer Service: Help Desk Stress Test

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog continues its special two-part series on Customer Service. We can’t stress enough how essential it is to focus on Customer Service…

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Customer Service: Tips From a Friend

Today The Official Merchant Services Blog begins a special two-part series on Customer Service. A previous blog focused on how important Customer Service is for…

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E-Commerce: News Briefs

The Official Merchant Services Blog continues to follow some of the top trending stories in the e-commerce industry. E-commerce is an essential growth element in most…

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The Official Merchant Services Blog

The Official Merchant Services blog is your definitive source for the latest happenings in the merchant services and credit card processing industry. This is an authoritative resource for merchants, small businesses, entrepreneurs, ISO's, merchant services agents, and payments professionals.  Get the latest merchant services news along with strategies, tips, and tricks for entrepreneurs to differentiate and excel.