Global Payment Perspectives: The First Step in Taking Your POS Software to International Markets

I’m so excited … and I just can’t hide it. At Constellation Payments, we’re expanding our global payment processing capabilities at a rapid pace. It’s a unique opportunity we can offer our POS software provider partners. For example, if a partner wants to enter the European market, they don’t have to go with another gateway […]

Payments Around the Globe: 5 Things You Need to Know Before Selling Products and Services Internationally

It’s 2017 and one thing’s for sure: Businesses are growing internationally. Franchises are opening more and more locations overseas. Companies that sell online are extending their reach into new and often emerging markets. While profitable for many, these types of expansions can be complicated, particularly when it comes to payment processing. Each region has its […]

How to Read a Monthly Credit Card Processing Statement

In the payments industry, it’s common practice to analyze credit card processing statements to help merchants understand what they’re paying — and where they could possibly save. But, reading monthly credit card processing statements isn’t as clear-cut as one would hope. Fortunately though, once you have some basics down, the review process becomes much less daunting. […]

3 Ways to Save Money When Processing Payments

There are certainly costs associated with processing payments, but there are also ways you can save money. Here are three: 1. Invest in a terminal. Contrary to popular belief, renting a terminal will end up costing you more overall, rather than outright buying a terminal. Terminals aren’t as expensive as you may think. Our terminals […]

21 Simple Steps to Reduce Your Risk of Chargebacks

Death. Taxes. They’re inevitable. So too are chargebacks when you accept credit card payments. Fortunately, there are proactive techniques you can implement to drastically reduce your risk of chargebacks. Start with This Slide Deck Tutorial, Share it with Your Staff The greater your education and understanding, the fewer chargebacks and constraints on resources you’ll endure. […]