Isis Mobile Wallet is Here

Isis Mobile Wallet Debuts Using NFC Technology A joint venture between AT&T, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile known as Isis Mobile Wallet has released a revolutionary mobile payments app that promises to change the way people pay for goods and services. The trio of mobile service providers are ecstatic to finally debut this mobile payment platform right…

AmEx To Refund $85 Million To Customers

For this edition of the Official Merchant Services Blog, we take a look at yet another case of troubling consumer card practices.  Last week, we covered the news that Discover had been hit with a $200 million dollar fine by the U.S. Government for deceptive practices. Just today, American Express entered into a settlement with…

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Industry Terms: AVS

This is the latest installment in The Official Merchant Services Blog’s Knowledge Base effort. We want to make the payment processing industry’s terms and buzzwords clear. We want to remove any and all confusion merchants might have about how the industry works. Host Merchant Services promises: the company delivers personal service and clarity. So we’re going to take some time…

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Industry Terms: CVV

This is the latest installment in The Official Merchant Services Blog’s Knowledge Base effort.  We want to make the payment processing industry’s terms and buzzwords clear.  We will eliminate any and all confusion merchants might have about how the industry works.  At Host Merchant Services, we promise to deliver personal service and clarity.  So we’re going…

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Industry Terms: EMV Cards

This is the latest installment in The Official Merchant Services Blog’s Knowledge Base effort.  We want to make the payment processing industry’s terms and buzzwords clear.  We want to remove any and all confusion merchants might have about how the industry works.  The Host Merchant Services promise, we deliver personal service and clarity.  So we’re going…