Posts by lowyadmin

What is a Third Party Processor?

Every single time, it never fails.. “what do you do for a living, Marshall?” me: I’m in payment processing, I help business owners accept credit cards for their business. them: “OHH!! Like the Square! I gotcha” me: smh, not exactly.. I’ll give you an actual merchant ID to mitigate your risk. them: “huh?” me: So,…

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Is Your Merchant Account High Risk?

Here are some tips to help you navigate the ‘high risk’ waters if your business has been pegged with that label. At first, I would just send in applications and hope for the best, cross my fingers and hope that the evil underwriter would just approve the file. Through the years I learned that the…

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