Eleven-letter Dirty Word: Chargebacks

If you surveyed everyone in the payment processing world, both merchants and processors, what they wish they could do away with for good, I would venture a guess that 8 out of 10 would say chargebacks. Unfortunately this is not going to happen in the foreseeable future. And the reason for that is simple: the…

Host Merchant Services offers tips on how to protect against Identity Theft

Tips to Prevent Identity Theft

College students are commonly targeted for identity theft. Because they are such common victims of identity theft, Host Merchant Services recommends taking a few simple steps to protect your identity: – Secure your mail. Campus mailboxes are often easily accessed in a dorm or apartment. Have sensitive mail sent to a permanent address such as…