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New Online Community for Payment Facilitators

Last week we launched an online community focused on discussion and idea sharing on topics and concepts touching the payment facilitator community. I am excited to learn from this group and share my own experiences and ideas. We will start new discussions regularly...

Merchant Aggregation – The Sum of the Parts

Reducing the friction involved in boarding a small merchant doesn’t necessarily require aggregation, but merchant aggregation is one well-established way to reduce that friction, says Todd Ablowitz, president of Double Diamond Group, a payments consulting firm based...

Aggregation – Strength in Numbers

Competition to put card-acceptance gear in the hands of mobile, small and vertical niche merchants is heating up. This has prompted more acquirers to reduce friction in the boarding process by signing up multiple clients under a single master merchant account, instead...