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October 14, 2015

Fraud Protection Tips: 3 Ways to Protect Your Financial Information

Identify theft, fraud and stolen financial information are on the rise. However, there are viable ways that you can protect your mobile wallet, passwords, identification log-ins, credit card numbers, and more. Online Safety Especially online, it is critical that you do everything possible to keep your financial information safe. Every day, thousands upon thousands of criminals are on the prowl for their next victim. After obtaining financial information, criminals wreak havoc on people’s lives. In addition to fraudulent purchases, criminals steal proprietary business data and complete identities. For victims, it can take years to recover. When dealing with credit card...Read more

October 9, 2015

Credit Card Processing Tips: 6 Confusing Things about Accepting Credit Cards

As a merchant, there are multiple aspects of credit card processing to understand. While some of these things are clear, several tend to be confusing. Credit Card Confusion Processing Quotes – Pricing tends to be the most confusing aspect of credit card processing because you probably have no idea what constitutes a competitive price quote. Because of this, you are forced to depend on what your sales rep says. Even though you expect your bank to provide all the answers, in truth, these financial institutions know very little about the credit card industry. Therefore, you need a sales rep with...Read more

October 1, 2015

Chosen Payments: Meet our Credit Card Processing Experts

At Chosen Payments, we take extreme pride in providing an array of critical services to various market niches, including uniform rental, ground transportation, jewelry, eye care professionals, pet care, home housewares, and more. We offer years of experience and in-depth knowledge specific to credit card processing, marketing, e-commerce integration, mobile applications, EMV® solutions, and online reporting. Team Players As a highly respected and trusted credit card processor, our staff is comprised of professionals who are dedicated to every client’s need. Jeff Brodsly – Serving as president and CEO of Chosen Payments, Jeff brings extensive experience in merchant services to the...Read more

September 22, 2015

Industry Trends: 5 Ways to Use Your Website to Generate Revenue

To stay competitive, you need to pay attention to industry trends. By tapping into the following trends, you can monetize your website. Omni Channel and Mobility Although large volumes of content work better on desktop computers, you want to focus on mobile first. Be prepared for all channels. By looking at analytics, you will see traffic coming from a variety of avenues. Watching the spread will help you develop a strategy that is flexible enough to accommodate additional devices in the future. If you are focused on just one technology, demographic, or content, your profits will suffer when a new...Read more

September 17, 2015

Key Factors When Choosing a Credit Card Processor – Price Is Just One Consideration

To accept payments for your limo services, you want the best credit card processor. Although price is one factor to consider, there are many others. Your ultimate goal should be to secure seamless and secure credit card processing for your company and a positive experience for your customers. Careful Considerations To secure limo services, customers use traditional credit cards, debit cards, and ACH payments, and soon will use EMV® cards. You want to keep this in mind when choosing a credit card processing system. Security – Even more important than price is the type and level of security offered by...Read more

September 10, 2015

Credit Card Processing Trends: How to Best Adopt Innovation and Evolution

In looking back over the past 10 years, the degree of technological changes and the vast number of new competitors is astounding. A prime example is the way in which debit and credit card transactions occur. Until recently, consumer transactions were completed using a traditional magnetic strip debit or credit card. However, due to Euro Pay, MasterCard, and Visa (EMV®), things have changed. Unlike conventional cards, EMV® cards are designed with an integrated chip that requires a one-time, high-security PIN to be entered opposed to signing. By acknowledging and accepting new technologies and competitors, you have a huge advantage. EMV®...Read more