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Boom time for e-commerce in India; but customers face heightened risk of fraud

Boom time for e-commerce in India; but customers face heightened risk of fraud
NEW DELHI: As more Indians step up to make online payments, there is a proliferation of payment gateways and mobile wallets, many of which are facing the risk of being misused by unscrupulous merchants. Payment service providers like Citrus Pay and …
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Digital River and Klarna form online payments alliance
As part of another agreement, Klarna is using the Digital River World Payments solution to process consumers' credit card and online bank transfer payments through Digital River's international payment gateway. In 2013, Digital River processed more …
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Japanese Exchange BitFlyer Raises 6k in Growth Funding
As well as allowing people to buy and sell bitcoin, bitFlyer partnered with GMO Payment Gateway to provide a bitcoin payment option to 48,000 online merchants in late September. Earlier the same month, the firm launched Japan's first bitcoin …
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how do i MAKE a payment gateway?

Question by TheHermit: how do i MAKE a payment gateway?
okay don’t be so quick to judge.. i understand its not easy and its gonna take a LOT of work.. but it seems like the internet doesnt want me to know the answer to that! i could find NO sources for this.. ok lemme split this questions into sub-questions so its easier to answer (..?)
* is there any reading material for this?
* how much investment are we talking here?
* is there a proper tutorial that gives any pointers?
* on a scale of one to ten how retarded do u think this question is.. as in how hard is this gonna be for a good PHP programmer (me)

thanks in advance!
and we could do without the wisecracks thank u!

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Answer by Shedy G
if you that stupid why ask its a10

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Q&A: What is a secure payment gateway?

Question by sean: What is a secure payment gateway?
How does it work to a merchant’s advantage?

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Answer by happy
You need a payment gateway to process your on line payments as well as your normal credit card processing card company. They take your customer’s card details over the Internet and perform security checks on your behalf. It’s not to your advantage, because you have to pay twice and it’s not something you can do yourself.

It depends on the volume of business you transact through your site as to whether using a payment gateway is financially viable. For low volume transactions, a company such as paypal to take your online payments will be much much cheaper and it’s very straight forward. Google has also introduced a similar service recently.

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Q&A: What is a good payment gateway slash merchant account solution?

Question by Paul: What is a good payment gateway slash merchant account solution?
I am looking for a payment solution for my e-commerce shop. I am interested in a gateway / merchant account combo.

I have heard of Total Merchant Services.

I really need some recommendation.

Thanks!

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Answer by mss
Payment gateway is a part of an eCommerce merchant account. A merchant account is the service that enables you to accept card payments. Payment gateway is an online service that merchant account providers use for transferring payment details between the merchant website and the bank processing center. The payment gateway will be integrated directly with your shopping cart. The integration process varies by providers and will be handled by their technical staff. Generally the following documents will be required during a merchant account application process:

1. A merchant application – you will have to complete and sign this form. It includes general information about you and your business.
2. A copy of your organization’s Articles of Incorporation, unless you are a sole proprietor.
3. A copy of a voided check for the account that you will want your money to be deposited into.
4. Business or personal financials. Your tax returns for the last two years may be requested if your business is new.

There are many things you need to know when selecting a payment processing provider. The most important issue is processing costs – you certainly don’t want to be overcharged. The costs are comprised of various fees and charges and I have given you a breakdown below.

1. Discount rate – the amount a merchant is charged by his acquirer for processing the merchant’s transactions. It consists of a percentage fee (e.g. 2.19%) and a fixed, per transaction, fee (e.g. $ 0.25). You should not agree to anything higher than 2.19% + $ 0.25.

2. Authorization fee – another “per-transaction” fee. You should not pay more than $ 0.12.

3. Application and set up fee – one-time fees to apply for and set up your account. You should NOT pay ANY set up or application fees!

4. Monthly maintenance fee – as the name suggests, it is charged monthly to keep your account on file. You should not be paying more than $ 10.

5. Support fee – another monthly charged for customer service. You should NOT pay ANY such fees.

6. Virtual terminal fee – a virtual terminal is the application that you will open in your browser and enter the payment information as you are taking it over the phone or getting it from a form you got in the mail. It should be provided for free.

7. Gateway fee – it should not cost you more than $ 15 per month.

Once your selection is made and all required paperwork is submitted, the set up of your merchant account should take no longer than two business days.

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Webmasters Payment Gateway Providers?

Question by brianluke1: Webmasters Payment Gateway Providers?
Can you refer me to a cash processing gateway? Yes, I have merchant accounts with Amex and MC and Visa I need a way for customers to place their orders.

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Answer by Ron
6 Payment Gateways Reviewed: http://www.sitepoint.com/article/money-where-mouse-is-gateways/

Ecommerce Payment Gateway Primer: http://www.websitepublisher.net/article/payment-gateway/

What You Should Ask A Payment Gateway Provider: http://michellenewman.wordpress.com/2007/07/19/what-you-should-ask-a-payment-gateway-provider/

Ron

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Q&A: What good will payment gateway service give my business?

Question by Jenny: What good will payment gateway service give my business?
I am uploading my very first online store in the next few days. Friends advise me to get a payment gateway. What good will payment gateway service give my business?

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Answer by Charlotte
A payment gateway serves as your first line of defense against Internet fraud transactions on the Net. It secures your financial transactions away from the prying eyes of hackers. Though you will have to pay some corresponding fees for the service, the benefits far outweigh the cost. In other words, as an online shop owner, you can’t afford not to have payment gateway service. It’s a must for all online merchants.
For further reading, kindly browse the link provided below.

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RisePay to integrate Spindle payment processing aggregation in strategic

RisePay to integrate Spindle payment processing aggregation in strategic
Spindle, Inc., (OTCMKTS:SPDL) a leading provider of mobile commerce solutions, announced it has signed a strategic agreement with RisePay, a developer of payment gateway systems for small businesses, service providers and mobile vendors. Through …
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Meru Cabs asks RBI to extend recurring payment rules to foreign players like Uber
Meru says foreign players like Uber are able to circumvent the mandated two-stage credit card authentication by routing their transactions through foreign payment gateways, on which RBI has no jurisdiction. This allows them to store credit card details …
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Ed FitzGerald: LeBron's return worth millions to Cleveland, Cuyahoga County
FitzGerald said he expects that between increased attendance and playoff games, the county will save $ 3.5 million a year on its Gateway payments while the Cavs sell out games. 2. More fans downtown means more jobs, increased sales tax collections.
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Lastest Payment Gateway News

GoSwiff debuts integrated mobile commerce platform
Gateway: goSwiff Gateway consolidates a merchant's payment processing into one solution covering every payment transaction type and method. This enables payments to be processed quickly and accurately, all on a secure and authenticated platform.
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Tanpa Payment Gateway, RI Kebobolan Rp7,5 Triliun per Tahun
VIVAnews – Direktur Jenderal Aplikasi dan Informatika Kominfo, Bambang Heru Tjahyono mengatakan, bisnis transaksi elektronik di Indonesia bakal terus kebobolan jika tak memiliki payment gateway. "Semua transaksi ke luar negeri, setiap tahun, kita …
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SmartTrans continues to ramp up mobile and online revenue
It also earns royalties for providing a payment gateway for other app providers to sell into the Chinese market. Proactive Investors Australia is the market leader in producing news, articles and research reports on ASX “Small and Mid-cap” stocks with …
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Former Executive Chef at the Pentagon Sets the Stage to Honor Veterans at

Former Executive Chef at the Pentagon Sets the Stage to Honor Veterans at
Oakwood Common offers one and two bedroom senior living apartments located at 16351 Rotunda Drive, within a beautiful 29-acre community that includes exquisite landscaping, nature trails and scenic views along the historic Rouge River Gateway in …
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How Obamacare Went South In Mississippi
Families are crippled because of health crises that tear their lives apart, and by the burden of debt caused by the inability to pay for the health care that they need," the letter states in part. Demonstrators carried a large check for $ 8.7 billion …
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Los Angeles Metro taps Cubic for TAP upgrade
Cubic will also be providing its PA DSS-certified Cubic Payment Application (CPA), a secure card payment processing gateway, as well as an interface to Metro's bank of choice, Bank of America. The agreement also includes Cubic-supplied upgrades to …
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CardinalCommerce and PAY.ON Join Forces to Offer Premium Consumer
A modular payment gateway connects to more than 350 system-relevant payment providers worldwide and offers more than 200 payment methods via a single API. PAY.ON helps payment providers address current market challenges and gives them a …
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