Credit Card Payment Processing

Take a Good Look at Clover™ Mini or Clover Flex, the Best POS System for Opticians & Eyewear Stores

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Aug 07, 2018 at 08:37 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

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Know Your Business MCC and SIC Codes for Credit Card Processing

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Jun 13, 2018 at 09:06 AM in Credit Card Payment Processing

Why should you know your business's MCC and SIC Codes for Credit Card Processing? Hint: it can save you money.

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Preventing Fraud on Payeezy Gateway for Online Payments

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on May 17, 2018 at 10:11 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

Follow the steps in the article to secure your credit card payments as an online merchant and prevent fraud.

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The Match List Black List Merchant Account

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on May 14, 2018 at 09:17 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

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Myth About Tips with Chip Cards EMV Check Presenter Point of Sale Restaurant Revel Systems

Myth About Tips with Chip Cards EMV Check Presenter Point of Sale Restaurant Revel Systems
By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Nov 25, 2015 at 09:17 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

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Clover POS Point of Sale Santa Barbara

Clover POS Point of Sale Santa Barbara
By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Oct 06, 2014 at 06:18 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

We've been nominated for the Best POS Transformation for our new Clover Station solution. 2014 Innovator Awards.

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Business Cash Advance

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Jan 02, 2014 at 02:01 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

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Target allows a massive credit card data breach

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Dec 19, 2013 at 10:55 AM in Credit Card Payment Processing

It doesnt make sense that if there was a data breach involving U.S. stores why the security code would be compromised.

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What are interchange fees?

What are interchange fees?
By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Dec 08, 2013 at 04:54 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

There are two sets of fees paid by retailers... and therefore two sets of fees ultimately paid by their customers each time a card is used for a payment: the merchant service charge (MSC) and the multilateral interchange fee (MIF).

Have a look at the diagram

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Free Credit Card Machine An Expensive Proposition

By Santa Barbara Merchant Services on Nov 18, 2013 at 09:02 PM in Credit Card Payment Processing

Like the saying goes, "there's no such thing as a free lunch." Credit card processors recoup the cost of a free credit card machine through expensive tiered pricing and various other fees. You are virtually guaranteeing that you will overpay for credit card processing if you're comparing processors based on which ones are willing to provide a free terminal.

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