Credit Card Processing

Are you curious about how payment processing works and what exactly happens when a customer swipes a card? When it comes to operating a business in the modern world, understanding everything you need to know about processing credit cards and other types of payments is vital.

Not sure where to start? Build a solid foundation by learning about merchant accounts, payment gateways, and virtual terminals.

If you’re thinking of working with a payment service provider, check out our article on its pros and cons, and the alternative that may work better for your business.

An important aspect to consider when shopping around for the lowest credit card processing fees includes interchange fees vs flat-rate pricing. Contrary to popular belief, flat-rate pricing may not always be the best choice for your business.

Most Recent Credit Card Processing Articles

How Does Wireless Credit Card Processing Work?

Merchants and their businesses have been transformed by the advent of wireless credit card processing. In the last year, more consumers are looking to pay…

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Flat Rate Credit Card Processing: Is It Right For You?

Flat rate credit card processing is one of those terms you'll often hear about when seeking payment processing but that can also be confusing. Finding…

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What is PCI Compliance: The Facts You Need to Know

If you accept credit cards chances are you've come across the term PCI compliance before. While credit cards are a convenient way to pay, most…

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Credit Card Authorization Form: Do You Need One?

Deciding to accept credit cards is a no-brainer when you have a business, but do you need a credit card authorization form? It's true that…

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Best Practices for Storing Credit Card Information

Properly storing credit card information can be tricky, as data breaches can be detrimental for both the customer and the business that’s been hacked. Stealing…

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Debit Card Processing: What Is It?

There are a lot of misconceptions regarding debit card processing in the payments space. Today, we will demystify this concept together as we explore this…

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B2B Payment Processing: Finding Solutions for Your Business

Business to Business or B2B payment processing is the modern way for businesses to pay each other. Traditionally, businesses have made payments by check or…

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What is Recurring Payment and How Can Your Business Benefit From It?

Chances are you've heard of a 'recurring payment' when it comes to a bill or a subscription account. However, there are many uses for recurring…

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ISO/MSP: What's the Difference?

As a business owner, you have probably seen the words ISO/MSP before, but you might not know exactly what they mean. Which would make sense…


How to Accept Credit Card Payments: The Complete Guide for 2024

In the modern business world, accepting credit card payments is a must. Today's consumers use credit or debit cards more than ever. In fact, research…

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