Security and PCI Compliance

Trustwave Security Solutions

Credit and debit card fraud is a multi-billion dollar crime industry, with issuers absorbing roughly 60 percent of the annual losses and businesses hit for the other 40 percent. Trustwave offers multiple services for businesses, but for the purposes of this article we’ll focus on PCI compliance and payment services. Introduction to Trustwave PCI Compliance…

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Cybersecurity firm Trustwave provides businesses with tools for data protection and risk reduction in the fight against digital crime.

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Credit Card Processing

Things to Consider When Choosing a Chargeback Management Company

If you are faced with this conundrum, there are several things you’ll want to consider. The 6 main areas to think about are: Do you need professional help? What will a chargback management company do? What kind of results can you expect? How will chargeback management software integrate with your current platforms? What is and isn’t…

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As ecommerce evolves and new threats emerge, one conversation in particular has started to dominate payment processing discussions: should a business outsource chargeback management responsibilities or manage issues in-house?

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Buying Groups

Innovatix Buying Group Review

Buying Group Name: Innovatix Industry/Specialty (if applicable): Medicine, Education, Business Number of members: 23,000+ This introduction video from the group explains further:   The group partnered with Premier, one of the largest medical group purchasing organizations in the industry, in 2002. In 2015, Innovatix launched its procurement services for businesses. How does this group work?…

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Innovatix is a purchasing group for healthcare service providers, K-12 schools, and businesses. It was founded in 1993 as a purchasing group for the Greater New York Hospital Association and changed its name to Innovatix in 1998.

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Buying Groups

Rewardli Review (Aka PerkHub)

Buying Group Name: PerkHub/Rewardli Industry/Specialty: Not applicable Number of members: 200+ The San Francisco-based startup has a small core team of employees. However, its size may belie its impact. Many investors think PerkHub has promise, and the company is a graduate of the famed 500 Startups accelerator. It boasts clients that include Google and American…

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PerkHub (formerly known as Rewardli, but with a website that still uses both names) is a network of white-label perks and buying solutions. The company has an online portal into which buyers log in and make purchases.

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Uncategorized

4 Ways Your Business Can Save Money This Holiday Season

This year, the National Retail Federation estimates holiday retail sales to increase 3.6% from 2015 to a staggering $655.8 billion. With so much cash changing hands this holiday season, one can easily assume this means more profits for the average business owner. However, for some businesses, this will not be the case. Holiday deals, increased…

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The holidays bring increased sales, but also increased expenses.

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Credit Card Processing

Chargify Review

When it comes to managing your business’s finances, fully-featured, reliable software is vital. This in-depth review of Chargify gives you all the information you need to make an informed choice about whether it’s right for you. A Brief Overview of Chargify As mentioned above, Chargify allows you to manage all your recurring and subscription payments…

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Chargify offers subscription billing services, allowing you to easily automate recurring payments if you can’t do so through your existing credit card processor.

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Credit Card Processing, ecommerce

What Businesses Fail to Do When Selecting a Payment Gateway

That’s right, the payment gateway is almost always an afterthought to the primary systems that a business is using or considering using, whether it be a point-of-sale (POS) system, e-commerce shopping cart or other applications. Often, business owners or managers spend all their time researching their primary solution and virtually no time understanding the features…

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The first and most important thing many people fail to do when selecting a payment gateway is they don’t spend much time, if any, researching and evaluating gateways.

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Health and Fitness

Front Desk – The Complete Review

Administration is a necessary evil that can take up an enormous amount of time in your business. The less time you have to spend on admin, the more time you can spend on getting new clients, improving your products and services, or carrying out billable work. This Front Desk review takes a look at the…

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Front Desk is specially designed for “Personal Services” businesses, including fitness, health and wellness, sports instruction, music, kids’ activities, dance, and more.

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