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Easy Money Saving Tips for Merchant Processing!

April 18, 2013

The first thing you should know is that there are a series of what are called interchange levels which affect the cost of a charge at every stage, depending on a number of factors—including the type of card presented, specific information contained in the transaction and how/when the transaction is processed.

Here are tips on how you can prevent being assessed higher processing fees: 

1. Swipe the card, key-entered transactions are charged higher rates

2. Obtain a valid authorization from the terminal/register

3. Provide all original electronic authorization information at the time of settlement

4. Settle transactions daily (more…)