Bank transfers could be delayed four days under new fraud laws

In response to a Skynews article today: Bank transfers could be delayed 4 days under new fraud laws I wanted to share an anecdote of something that happened to me recently while attempting to purchase Crypto via Coinbase I recently attempted to purchase Crypto via my own high-street bank… Of course my account was immediately […]

Mastering Cross-Border Payments: Diversification

In today’s global business landscape, expanding across borders is the name of the game. But with this growth comes the challenge of managing cross-border payments effectively. As companies adopt omnichannel strategies to cater to diverse customer needs, the importance of payment diversification cannot be overstated. Let’s explore why diversifying your payment provider portfolio is essential […]

Fiat to Crypto – Old meets new

In the dynamic world of cryptocurrencies, the concept of fiat-to-crypto conversion and on-ramping plays a pivotal role in enabling individuals and businesses to seamlessly transition between traditional financial systems and the burgeoning realm of digital assets. While cryptocurrencies offer numerous advantages, including decentralization, transparency, and borderless transactions, the ability to convert fiat currency (government-issued currency […]

Travel Industry Payment Solutions driving sales increases

By ACpays on 11/14/2018 A flourishing industry and one that continues to grow is the Football Travel sector. Buying football-trip packages online for “El Clasico” (Real Madrid vs Barcelona), or perhaps a match in the Premier League between Manchester United and Arsenal, is a popular pastime for fans all over the world. Champions League games in Europe, […]

The future looks bright for Payment Processing, Merchant Solutions and FinTech

By ACpays on 11/15/2018 It stands to reason that more and more Online, Cashless and Recurring Payment transactions will be processed in the coming years. Why? The number of “Netizens” is ever increasing and resultingly there are more Online Merchants, Merchant Payment Solutions and Payment Service Providers, who cater to their needs than ever before. The number […]

Chargeback prevention and resolution – a brief guide

By ACpays on 11/19/2018 The cost(s) related to Chargebacks and Retrievals are for the Online Merchant to bear. Fortunately, there are ways to avoid Chargebacks (and the fees).   The foremost purpose of a Chargeback is to guard cardholders from unlawful charges to their credit card. Regrettably, is isn’t always possible to prevent a Chargeback from occurring. However, there […]

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Super Savings?

By ACpays on 11/23/2018 Black Friday and Cyber Monday are upon us once more. It’s that time of year again. We’ve been bitten by the “buy bug”. Perhaps some of us are impervious to that sweet siren’s tempting call to action, to simply buy-buy-buy. In reality, few of us can escape the temptation to gorge on the […]

Sinterklaas losing out to Black Friday | Christmas

By ACpays on 11/29/2018 Thanksgiving’s been and gone and we now find ourselves in the doldrums. The calm before the storm, so to speak. Checkout Pages at Payment Gateways and the Servers on which they’re hosted, have begun to cool down after the sustained and merciless payment processing, which took place this last Black Friday and Cyber […]