Rewards credit cards are on the rise again, thanks to banks that are trying to shift cardholders away from less-profitable debit cards. After a lull during the recent recession, banks are once again flooding mailboxes with credit card offers, and many of them carry those little extras that consumers have come to love: airline miles, travel points, free merchandise and cash back.
A virtual terminal is a secure website that enables a merchant to process credit card transactions securely over the Internet. Instead of using a traditional credit card terminal, a virtual terminal uses a computer, smartphone or mobile device like a tablet, and a secure connection to process payments.
A new report on the nature of data security threats faced by companies, detection and response trends, and the consequences that follow reveals that employee negligence was responsible for more than a third of the incidents studied.
Providers need solutions to help keep their practices on track by improving payment assurance, patient satisfaction and practice efficiency. Payment processing with TransFirst® can help providers meet their most critical needs.
If you’re just getting started accepting credit cards, you probably have a lot of questions — and that’s good, because knowledge is power, especially when you’re trying to choose the best merchant account for your business!