We have been in the payments industry a long time, the better part of 15 years. Through this time, we have conquered Canada, sprouted in the United Kingdom and sprung up a few years ago in the US. We are now excited to announce that we are further expanding our portfolio of services into the […]
How secure is your financial data online? Unsurprisingly, passwords are a weak link in the online security chain. Online accounts are only as secure as the passwords that protect them, but many of us have misconceptions of what constitutes a secure password. A password should be a secret Your password ceases to be a secret […]
We will be featuring a new sproutPOS merchant in our monthly “sproutLight”, helping to raise awareness of some wonderful small businesses and the growing sproutPOS community. To kick off the series we reached out to Fardeen Khodabacchas of Heavenly Crepes. Tell us about your business? Heavenly Crepes does authentic French-style crepes. I was trained by […]
We couldn’t be any more excited to announce the end to paper applications with the new Onboarding Application Programming Interface (API)! As a Beanstream partner, you will now be able to control the entire onboarding experience for your customers. The onboarding process is a critical phase in your customer acquisition strategy. The shift towards all-things-digital […]
Brent Owens is one of Beanstream’s Developer Liaisons. Two week ago, on April 20th, he gave a talk on Managing Distributed Teams – Best Practices, which we are sharing in a two part series. Don’t forget to read Managing Distributed Teams: Part 1.
Brent Owens is one of Beanstream’s Developer Liaisons. Last week, on April 20th, he gave a talk on Managing Distributed Teams – Best Practices, which we will share in a two part series.
We are excited to announce the release of the sproutPOS EMV Software Development Kit (SDK)! Do you have a mobile app that runs on Android or iOS? Enable your app users to accept Visa, MasterCard, and Interac cards in-person, anywhere their business takes them. With Beanstream’s sproutPOS EMV SDK, you can super-charge your mobile application […]
Bitcoin first surfaced in 2008 through a published paper “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” by an individual using the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. Given the nature of how Bitcoin started and the complexity of cryptocurrencies, a mysterious cloud still surrounds Bitcoin. Let’s clear the air. NOTE: Beanstream currently does not support Bitcoin or any cryptocurrency, […]
Introducing the new way to take payments online using your computer or your mobile device. PayForm is Beanstream’s new all-in-one payment form that is easy to set-up and works on any sized screen. PayForm was designed using a user experience-first approach with a focus on improving the customer checkout flow and increasing conversion rates. PayForm […]
No one wants to open an email with the subject line “Chargeback Notification”. Chargebacks cause enormous amounts of grief for merchants, but they also protect consumers from fraudulent charges. Balance must be struck between merchants and consumers in order to live in payment harmony, and it starts with an educated merchant. What is a chargeback? […]