15 02, 2018

The 360 Payments Guide to Credit Card Surcharging

By | 2018-02-23T09:42:05+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Credit Card Processing|0 Comments

Credit card surcharging – the practice of assessing an additional charge or fee on transactions that are paid with a credit card – has become a hot button issue lately. This post will show you how to begin surcharging if you’ve already decided it’s right (and legal) for you.

8 02, 2018

5 Steps to PCI Compliance for Your Business

By | 2018-02-08T05:41:51+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Credit Card Processing, Technology|3 Comments

Data security is a hot topic for business owners and customers alike. No one wants their credit card information in the hands of a criminal, and no business wants to be the one that put it there. Don’t worry, it’s not as painful as it sounds. Here’s how to stay PCI compliant without going crazy.

1 02, 2018

Surcharge Laws Are Changing. Here’s Why That Matters.

By | 2018-02-15T07:17:11+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Credit Card Processing|2 Comments

Tired of paying exorbitant credit card processing fees? How can you avoid taking a hit each month on these fees? In some states, you can pass these fees along to your customers – but is this the right call? Let’s break down the pros and cons.

30 01, 2018

Gift Card Fraud: Is Your Business at Risk?

By | 2018-01-30T06:09:57+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Credit Card Processing|0 Comments

If you’re like many business owners, you love the idea of gift cards. They’re easy to sell, make great impulse buys, and you get to pocket the money upfront without having to part with any inventory. However, with the rising popularity of gift cards comes a spike in fraud concerns. Here’s how to safeguard yourself.

23 01, 2018

Customer Service That Actually Cares: Why 360 Payments is Different

By | 2018-01-22T09:46:43+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Company News, Credit Card Processing|1 Comment

At 360 Payments, we love to talk about our great customer service. We think it’s one of the many things that sets us apart from our competition, and our customers agree. But it’s easy to brag – what does that really mean for you, a business owner? Here’s what you can expect from us.

18 01, 2018

Coming Soon: No More Signatures on Credit Card Receipts

By | 2018-01-12T16:55:39+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Credit Card Processing|1 Comment

What if we told you that signatures on credit card receipts don’t really matter? In fact, the major credit card companies in the United States have all started to phase them out! Let’s take a look at what prompted this decision and what it means for you.

4 01, 2018

MATCH List Misery: Here’s What Went Wrong

By | 2018-01-03T12:04:34+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Credit Card Processing|1 Comment

Your credit card processing application was denied. When you contacted the potential processor to find out why, they told you it’s because your business is on the MATCH list. What does this mean? How did you get on the list, and how can you get off? We’ll answer those questions and more in this post.

28 12, 2017

3 Questions to Ask Your New Credit Card Processor

By | 2018-01-03T10:24:06+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Credit Card Processing|2 Comments

Choosing a new credit card processor is a big decision. Before you make a final call, there are a few questions you absolutely must ask to make sure you’re getting the best deal possible for your business. Here are the top three questions to ask before signing up.

21 12, 2017

4 Steps to Better Payment Processing

By | 2017-12-20T17:03:25+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Credit Card Processing|1 Comment

Taking payments from your customers sounds simple enough, but it can be pretty difficult to get customers to actually make a purchase. You can help remove the barriers customers face when shopping at your business. Here are four simple ways to do just that.

16 11, 2017

4 Ways to Choose the Wrong Credit Card Processor

By | 2017-11-10T13:03:49+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Credit Card Processing, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Choosing a credit card processor to work with your new business can be a challenging task, but it’s one you have to take seriously. We’ve written a few blogs in the past on how to choose the right one, but in this article we’re focusing on what NOT to do.