E-commerce (short for electronic commerce) involves the buying or selling of goods and services over the Internet. According to U.S. Census Bureau statistics, total e-commerce sales for 2013 were estimated at $263.3 billion — not bad, considering that the first e-commerce service was introduced in the United States 30 years ago!
TransFirst® was one of the first companies to provide online merchant accounts for credit card processing. As a leader in electronic payment processing, we’re uniquely equipped to help you choose the products and services you need to be a competitive and successful e-tailer.
Believing that knowledge is power, we provide the following resource article to help inform you about e-commerce and its credit card processing requirement. Click here to download.