EMV: How to Protect Your Business

In payments, the spotlight is back on EMV with the U.S.’s recent liability shift having gone into effect Oct 1st, 2015. So we thought we would clear the air around EMV mechanics, liability issues, and what you can do to protect yourself. THE BASICS When you swipe a debit or credit card, the card data […]

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Web Read Friday – May 1st

Beanstream is one of the first to update rates for interchange Visa and MasterCard have made a commitment to reduce the interchange rates in April. Changes to the interchange rates will primarily effect merchants processing domestic Canadian payments with consumer and premium credit cards. Canada updates payment card code of conduct to include mobile Canada […]

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What you need to know when selecting a mobile point of sale system

Gone are the days when merchants were tethered to their stationary cash registers. Mobile point of sale (mPOS) allows merchants to capture sales using tablets or smartphones, providing the flexibility to take payments anywhere in store or on the go. Merchants using an mPOS system reap the benefits of the traditional point of sale solution, […]

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