• As unfortunate as it may be, the simple reality is that fraud attempts in the financial world are never going away. Unscrupulous individuals will always try to get a leg up and make some easy cash off honest people, and one area among many where they may attempt these schemes is within the credit card processing world. At Merchant Card Advisors, we offer high-quality business credit card processing services that help protect you from a variety of fraud types and similar risks. One term that’s often associated with fraud, both in reality and in a slightly exaggerated reputation, is the “chargeback.” What is a chargeback, what are some of the issues with third-party services who claim to prevent […]

  • If your business processes a high volume of card payments on a regular basis, chances are you’re familiar with your payment processing rates. Finding the best processor with the best rates for your business is vital to your bottom line, but it can be tempting to take a bit of a narrow view here and focus on just a single processor cost rather than the full picture. At Merchant Card Advisors, our merchant processing solutions include full transparency on all fees, processing charges and other costs you may incur during any of our credit card processing programs. There are several potential price points you should consider when looking at processing fees – here are some of the most […]

  • With certain bland credit card processing services, the only real purpose is supplying a service bill and processing basic payments. There’s no real effort to improve your business or streamline the way you take payments and make this area more convenient to customers. At Merchant Card Advisors, we’re anything but this kind of bland, unhelpful service. Rather, our merchant payment processing services include numerous areas that go well above and beyond simply taking payments and charging fees. Let’s look at a couple major areas where we go the extra mile for you, areas that can bolster important parts of your business and improve day-to-day operations simultaneously. Integration and Streamlining With our services, you receive the option to integrate […]

  • There are several reasons why small businesses need strong credit card processing services in place, from ease and convenience to the customer to several records-related areas. And while much of the attention is naturally placed on the former area, the latter can hold just as much importance for your small business. At Merchant Card Advisors, we’re proud to offer credit card services for all small businesses, and to explain how various areas of our services, including simple terminals and a robust API, provide value in multiple ways. In particular, while the term doesn’t necessarily refer to paper only like it may have a few decades ago, our processing systems help you “track your receipts,” so to speak, as […]