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Merchant Account FAQ

We’ve put together a merchant account FAQ, chock-full of questions and answers regarding merchant services, merchant accounts, high risk merchant services, and everything else payment processing related. This FAQ is based on thousands of conversations with business owners just like yourself, and we use it...

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EMV Readiness Program

The third part of this series introduces the Choice Merchant Solutions EMV Readiness Program – part of a combined incentive program to shift businesses to chip-and-pin capable hardware as quickly as possible. The goal of this program is to secure customer payments and transactions, but...

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Choice Media at ad:tech NY

Choice Media at adtech NY Ad:tech is one of the largest and most defining digital and interactive marketing conferences in the world. ad:tech NY is hosted in The Big Apple on November 5th and 6th, and boasts speakers from some the largest companies in the world....

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Protecting Customer Information

In our last blog post titled Data Breaches, Data Breaches Everywhere, we talked about the big data security and the largest data breaches of 2013. They affected multinational companies and some of the largest retailers in the United States. However, that does not mean small businesses...

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Affiliate Summit West

Affiliate Summit West The Affiliate Summit West is one of the largest events for marketers, entrepreneurs, and executives. Attendees flock from all corners of the globe to educate themselves on best practices in marketing, enjoy lovely Las Vegas, and network with affiliate marketers, vendors, merchants, and...

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Data Breaches, Data Breaches Everywhere

The payments industry is constantly evolving. In the past five years dozens of new payment systems have been developed. Unfortunately, crime evolves just as quickly, leading to highly publicized incidents such as the recent data breaches at Home Depot and Target. This series is designed to educate merchants...

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Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is the newest addition to the post-Thanksgiving shopping extravaganza that already includes Black Friday and Cyber Monday. While Black Friday focuses on big box retailers (e.g. Wal-mart) and Cyber Monday focuses on eCommerce (e.g. Amazon), Small Business Saturday pushes brick-and-mortar businesses to...

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