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International Merchant Accounts & the High Risk Merchant

January 12th, 2016 Posted by E-Commerce, News No Comment yet

In the past, international merchant accounts have been unattractive for US merchants because of the vast difference in terms and fees. This problem complicated transactions with customers who lived outside of the US and often limited the capability of the business to meet the needs of those valuable customers. Times have changed, and now international merchant accounts provide similar functionality and terms to domestic merchant accounts, even to high risk merchants who may otherwise struggle to find the right merchant for them! (more…)

Three Reasons you should use WooCommerce for your WordPress Shopping Cart

January 2nd, 2016 Posted by E-Commerce No Comment yet

You have a lot of options for developing your e-commerce business. Creating a platform which is easy to use so you can begin earning money quickly is essential. This platform must also be easy to use and practical for your business. WooCommerce is one option that many business professionals recommend. While everyone has their reasons for selecting woocommerce, three reasons stand out for most as reasons to use them for their wordpress shopping cart. (more…)


What Type of Business Needs High Risk Credit Card Processing Solutions?

December 16th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

Accepting credit cards is almost a necessity for businesses today. However, some companies can find it difficult to get a merchant account for high risk credit card processing. Banks and financial institutions may hesitate to approve an application from a company they consider a high risk.



Drowning in Chargebacks? High Risk Merchant Services May Be the Answer

December 7th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

If you’re a business accepting credit cards as payments, you’ll most likely have some chargebacks. However, if you have a high rate of chargebacks, you may find it difficult to be approved for a merchant service provider or you may be charged a higher fee. Chargebacks can hurt your business in many ways, and merchants who specialize in high risk merchant services may be the answer! (more…)


Trouble Getting Approved for an Ecommerce Merchant Account? MIDsource Can Help!

December 4th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

If you are an ecommerce business, you may have trouble getting approved for a merchant account to accept online credit card payments. This problem limits your ability to conduct business and help your company grow. But don’t despair – MIDsource can help. (more…)


Bad Credit? High Risk Merchant Accounts May Be the Solution

November 14th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

Credit plays a key role in business just as it does in the personal sector. If your company is considered to be a credit risk, you may find it difficult to be approved for anything other than high risk merchant accounts. Don’t give up because high risk merchant account providers may solve your problem by offering you options others don’t. (more…)


What is a High Risk Merchant Account?

October 28th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

If you’ve applied for a merchant account to accept online credit card payments, you may have been told you need a high risk merchant account. While most business owners know of some businesses that fit in the category, they may be surprised to be included in the list. (more…)


Merchants Finding Huge Value in MIDsource Automated Chargeback Management

September 9th, 2015 Posted by Advice No Comment yet

With the recent release of version 2.0 merchants are realizing that Automated Chargeback Management (ACM) offered by MIDsource is providing the transparency and cost savings that online merchants have been desperately seeking. Chargebacks are costly for any business, but for e-commerce (online) merchants, chargebacks can close your doors permanently. As if the cost of chargebacks wasn’t enough, merchants often must employ additional personnel to process chargebacks as they come in due to their time-sensitive nature. Every month individual merchants lose thousands of dollars or more due to chargebacks. Ironically, the expense is NOT the most frustrating part of the chargeback process… What has merchants extremely frustrated is the lack of transparency and the fact that they never know what is going on.