Shut Down by Stripe: What’s Next?

Have you received this vague email after you signed up with Stripe, disclosed your business type, and accepted payments for weeks to months using their platform? “Hi, Thanks for signing up with Stripe! Unfortunately at this time we will need to stop offering service for [your business]. Currently Stripe can only support users with a […]

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A Complete Guide For Processing Credit Cards Online and Over the Phone

So, you’ve decided you want to accept card-not-present (CNP) payments. It’s a lucrative investment—because who doesn’t love the convenience of shopping online or calling in an order instead of making a trip to the store? Statistics tell us it is, too. There was a 15.5% increase in U.S. ecommerce sales from 2016 to 2017, with […]

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TLS and PCI, Explained

PCI, SSL and TLS can be confusing. Here are the basics about the recent shift in data security protocols. Sensitive info that travels over the internet is always seeing new kinds of cyber security threats. That’s why there are regular security updates for the systems that transmit it. But all the acronyms you hear can get […]

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