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A Cut in a Controversial ACH Fee Pleases Big-Box Retailer Group, But a Bank Shrugs
May. 20, 2015 - By John Stewart The reduced interbank fee of 5.2 cents contained in the ...

EMV Could Spell T-R-O-U-B-L-E for Card-Not-Present Merchants
May. 19, 2015 - By Kevin Woodward Lost and stolen credit and debit cards equipped with EMV chips may become the bane of e-commerce merchants. As the U.S. payment-card industry begins its ga...

E-Commerce Sales Hit 7% of Retail Volume for the First Time
May. 18, 2015 - By Jim Daly Electronic commerce hit a milestone in the first quarter by accounting for 7% of total retail sales for the first time, the U.S. Commerce Department’s Census B...

Research Shows How Durbin Torpedoed Visa And MasterCard’s PIN Debit Traffic
May. 4, 2015 - By John Stewart The Durbin Amendment’s transaction-routing requirements, which have been in effect now for three years, are widely tho...

Costco Gets a Lift by Adding Card Acceptance to Food Courts
Apr. 21, 2015 - By Jim Daly Warehouse retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. has been in the news recently because it is  replacing American Express C...

The Canadian Government Updates Its Code of Conduct for the Payments Industry
Apr. 14, 2015 - By Jim Daly Canada’s Finance Minister, Joe Oliver, on Monday issued an update to the government’s 5-year-old Code of Conduct for the...

Hotel Management Firm Finds Malware on Its POS Systems for the Second Time Since 2013
Apr. 10, 2015 - By Jim Daly White Lodging Services Corp., an independent hotel-management firm, this week announced a “suspected breach” of the poin...

Corporate Treasurers Report a Rise in Attempted Wire-Transfer Fraud; Favor Chip-and-PIN
Mar. 30, 2015 - By Jim Daly A near-doubling of attempted wire-transfer fraud and strong corporate support for the chip-and-PIN variety of EMV card payments are among the highlights of the l...

Eye on Risk: CyberSource Offers ‘What-If’ Tool; How Mobile Affects Fraud
Mar. 26, 2015 - By Kevin Woodward Merchants face relentless and ever-changing attempts to make fraudulent online transactions, but measuring the effectiveness of rules in place to counter t...

ShopKeep Buys Long-Time ISO Partner Payment Revolution To Offer Integrated Payments
Mar. 25, 2015 - By Jim Daly ShopKeep.com Inc., a provider of tablet-based point-of-sale technology, on Wednesday announced the formation of a new payments division built around its long-tim...



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