Merchant Accounts For Adult-Oriented Goods & Services
The adult entertainment industry has step by step innovated the digital world since the early stages of technology. The first payments processed online and videos streamed and live streamed appeared in the adult sector. Moreover, it helped set up some of the basic lighting techniques applied in fashion photography. Today, it has turned into one […]
How to Get a Credit Repair Merchant Account
Having bad credit is a problem for many business owners, especially in the current economic climate. Merchants with a poor credit history can have difficulty getting approved for business funding. Especially banks and most processors will stay away from a merchant with a bad credit score. Exclusive Merchant Accounts Poor credit is common in today’s […]
PayPal for a Merchant Account? Say It Isn’t So!
PayPal is great for many things, from online purchases to sending money to friends and family. What PayPal is not good for, however, is acting as a merchant account. Many e-tailers do this – and it is one of the worst business mistakes they can make. While the ease of PayPal can be comforting to […]
Senator Durbin Seeks Answers from FTC on EMV Certification Process
The implementation of EMV in the U.S. has been anything but straight forward. Even though merchants were informed years in advance of the Oct. 1, 2015 deadline, an overwhelming number of merchants have yet to shift from signature credit cards to EMV, or “chip and PIN”. Why? U.S. Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) recently sent a […]
Being a High-Risk Merchant Might be an Opportunity for Growth
Learning you’re a high-risk merchant can be a growth opportunity. Many merchants who never considered themselves high-risk businesses are shocked to suddenly learn their bank has deemed them a credit risk. How could that happen? What does the rating mean for their business? Consider the case of Michelle. She has a thriving online retail business. […]
Why Offshore Merchants Accounts Are Effective
Credit card processing plays an immense role in today’s world of eCommerce. Credit card payments are accepted by 99.99% of eCommerce gurus these days. Open an Offshore/International Merchant Account with EMB The majority of payment processors offer a variety of solutions and services, and different merchant accounts. Merchants can now apply either for a domestic […]
Cigar And Tobacco Merchants Can Get The Best Merchant Account For Their Business
Traditional banks and most processors refuse to open an online account for tobacco merchants because the industry is classified as high risk. This means online tobacco and cigar business owners deal with a higher rate of chargeback and disputes. Get the Best for Your Online Tobacco Shop Based on the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco […]
My Merchant Account Was Declined. Am I A High Risk Business?
If your merchant account was declined, and it turned out you were a high risk merchant, get ready it won’t be easy for you. High risk merchants deal with a higher rate of chargebacks and disputes, so this is a major concern for them. Processors Specializing in High Risk It is extremely important for business […]