Demystify payment processing rates.

Demystify Credit Card Processing Rates

Mar 6, 2023

If you have ever sat down and reviewed your monthly Merchant Statement, it has likely left you bewildered. All merchants know that it costs money to accept credit cards. However, with terms like Interchange Rates, Dues and Assessments, Gateway Fees, PCI fees and the like, it can truly be confusing to understand. To fully demystify […]

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Connected Devices Present Network Vulnerability

Dec 14, 2022

Technology has evolved to a point that we are now able to use voice commands to control lighting, room temperature, security systems and even sprinklers. The devices that control these things are known as IoT devices. The Internet of Things includes Ring cameras, Nest thermostats and the like. Things can be controlled with your voice […]

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Get Paid Faster with Payment Links

Nov 2, 2022

If you have ever used an app from Starbucks, Target. or McDonald’s, you have used a payment link to pay for your purchases. On a retail app like a fast-food purchase, the link is disguised as a “Pay Now” button. Behind the scenes, that Pay Now button facilitates payment to the merchant by offering up […]

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Getting the Best Processing Rates

Sep 28, 2022

As a credit card processor for your association or trade group, the most common question we are asked about each day is: “What are your rates”? If you ask a credit card processor this question and they offer a flat rate of any amount, RUN AWAY! Flat rate processing is the worst rate you can […]

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ACH Payments Improve Cash Flow

Jul 5, 2022

What is an ACH Payment? ACH payments are a type of electronic bank-to-bank payment. The ACH system is used to quickly move money from one bank account to another. It is similar to a wire transfer, paper checks or cash moving between accounts, except much faster and less expensive than a wire transfer. ACH is […]

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Handling Customers Declined Credit Card Transactions

May 3, 2022

When a customer’s credit card declines, it creates an awkward situation for you and the customer. Your first instinct is likely to run the card again. Your customer will likely even ask you to try it again. If the card is declined, it will decline on each subsequent attempt – so, don’t waste time doing […]

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Apr 7, 2022

Have you noticed an uptick in chargebacks? We are seeing many of our merchants who are experiencing chargebacks for the very first time after decades of business experience. As we enter the fourth month of 2022, our Remedy Payment Solutions chargeback concierge team has seen a huge surge in chargebacks. This is a phenomenon taking place throughout the world. In […]

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Cash App Income is Taxable – IRS Changes Rules in 2022

Mar 18, 2022

Digital Payment platforms such as PayPal, Zelle and Venmo were originally intended to allow friends to quickly transfer money between each other. Cash apps provide a quick and easy method for splitting the check in a restaurant, loaning a friend money or even paying for Girl Scout cookies. The History of Cash Apps The original […]

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Risk Holds: What’s safe and what’s risky?

Jul 8, 2021

Who decides if your bank account  is funded for a transaction that you process? Remedy Payments engages with a partner bank (funding bank) that agrees to provide funds to you immediately on behalf of the bank that issued your customer’s credit card. Let’s say your customer used a Wells Fargo Visa to make a $10,000 purchase. […]

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Jun 25, 2021

By now you have probably heard that a shortage of electronic components is delaying the production of everything from vehicles to credit card terminals that read the electronic chip of a credit card. The severity of the global chip shortage has gone up dramatically over the past few weeks and it appears that it is […]

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