How to take payments over the phone

By Dee Primett|2019-04-12T10:26:00+00:00June 13th, 2018|Tags: |

Regardless of what business you're in, taking payments over the telephone is becoming increasingly important if: You offer delivery on your products. Your business is mobile or operates on the go. You sell a service and require deposits in order to secure appointments or make a reservation. The fact [...]

Is it safe to take payments over the phone?

By Dee Primett|2019-03-06T10:12:24+00:00April 4th, 2018|Tags: |

Security is a major consideration for most small business, and liability for fraudulent activity could come back to bite you if you don't meet the strict standards of the Payment Card Industry. But with the right security processes in place, taking payments over the phone is extremely safe for [...]

What is a virtual terminal?

By Dee Primett|2019-01-08T13:00:13+00:00March 27th, 2018|Tags: |

Simply put, a virtual terminal is a secure web page in your internet browser where you can process card payments online. It is called "virtual" because it functions like a credit card terminal, but through a non-physical software application rather than physical terminal. Usually, the virtual terminal is embedded [...]