Out all the difficult, time consuming requirements of merchant POS maintenance, device updates rank near the top of the list…
So you’ve signed a new merchant. Congratulations! However, remember that getting your merchants started with the right POS system is..
Payment service providers knows that new merchants are a priceless acquisition. Retaining these hard-won merchants is absolutely vital to your..
Retailers are inundated with choices in POS systems. Migrate to tablets? Move to mobile? Or stick with a dinosaur system..
Over the past several years, the POS hardware industry has been entirely disrupted. Instead of conforming to rigid, inflexible POS..
When dealing with a frustrated retailer, troubleshooting can be tough. How many times have you wished you could just reach..
Today’s consumers are always on the go and the Quick Serve Restaurant, or QSR, business model is seeing a lot..
What’s the first word that comes to mind when you think about PCI compliance? Most likely “security” (or perhaps the..
There’s no denying it – tablet POS systems are hot. In fact, this market is so lucrative that, at press..
Encourage employees to think outside the box To have innovation, you must endorse innovation. Every employee, from customer service to..
The TLS switch deadline hits June 30, 2018. All applicable merchants must use TLS 1.1 encryption (as a minimum) by..
In an industry that affects the entire world, it’s no wonder that diversity is a deciding factor in the success..
As EMV has tightened up on retail fraud, fraudsters are turning their efforts toward ecommerce. It’s estimated that online fraud..
Transaction fraud costs US merchants and banks an estimated $8.5 billion per year. For small businesses, fraud losses are especially..
With all of the consumer emphasis on the Millennial Generation, some people have forgotten about Generation Z and the bold..
As the payment industry continues to evolve, it’s important that businesses are making technology accessible to all consumers, including those..
Over the years, the use of prepaid cards across the world has continued to become more prevalent. Today’s consumers use..
Business owners of all kinds want to know that they’re getting the most out of the money they invest in..
Today’s payments landscape has become very complex as the demands of consumers have changed, security measures have become more rigorous,..
Have you ever walked into a retail store and completed an entire shopping trip without ever interacting with a single..
The future of cash payments has been a hot topic in the payments and fintech industry for quite some time..
We are proud to announce that CDE is now a PCI validated P2PE v.2 facility. This new certification is more..
Summertime is well underway and while the kids are out of school and families have a little extra free time,..
In the payments industry, technology is everything. However, no matter how many consumers are excited by the latest and greatest..
Your product packaging is a key factor in merchant satisfaction and your company’s image. If your goal is to ensure..
With today’s consumer, convenience is everything. The increasing demands for easier, more user-friendly ways to pay have fintech players working..
Colleges and universities remain one of the prime targets for hackers and identity thieves. However, stopping the criminals from accessing..
It’s no secret that EMV compliance is a boon for your merchants’ security. Visa reports that fraudulent card-present transactions have..
Setting up, staffing, and managing a call center is no easy feat. However, when done right, this department of your..
If anyone needs a cutting edge POS solution, it’s restaurants. In a fast paced, dynamic environment, restaurants need a system..
As a merchant services provider, your goal is to ensure that the merchants you serve can complete payment transactions with..
Omnichannel is all the buzz in 2017. But what does it mean for your retailers? As a payment service provider,..
Tablet-based POS systems bring amazing new customer engagement opportunities for retailers: customized promotions, loyalty tie-ins, instant discounts, and so much..
W-2s have been printed, mailed, and delivered by now and as we near mid-February, retailers are not only planning to..
The complicated framework of the payments industry incorporates regulation from various government entities. Between the OCC, FRB, FDIC, CFPB, FTC,..
The average time from the moment a merchant says yes to the time they are full onboarded is three to..
Consumers are inundated daily with marketing messages, all competing for their attention. From social media feeds, to TV commercials, billboards..
2017 will be a race to the top for loyalty integration into mobile payments. Due to the coming wave of..
As a payment service provider, your retailers view you as a trusted partner. By assisting your retailers in developing a..
An effective loyalty program is a must-have for today’s retailers. To remain relevant, retailers of all sizes must be able..
Payment innovations and consumer trends are changing every aspect of retail sales. This effect is especially evident in the rapidly..
The Millennials. The generation made up of people who are now between the ages of 18 and 34 years old..
NFC is more than just a payment technology. When combined with mobile wallets and loyalty apps, NFC becomes an avenue..
The payments industry is evolving at an incredible rate of speed. Social media and online accessibility have revolutionized the way..
Near Field Communication (NFC) is a truly innovative, secure payment method, and it’s here to stay. NFC harnesses the benefits..
The mobile payments industry in the US is evolving at a fantastic rate. Contactless payments at the point of sale,..
The payment processing industry has seen many developments in technology and security since its early days. In the past 50..
As a total solutions provider, we handle POS devices from purchase all the way to the time that they have..
Are you outsourcing parts or all of your hardware management operations such as procurement, inventory management, deployment, etc.? Are you..
One of the key strategies that payment solutions companies often use to build business, is investing in new technology. In..
No matter the business, the customer always come first. Sure, it may sound cliché, but this is actually important to..
If you are like the large majority of us, you probably expect a certain level of quality in every product..