Potential for distributed ledger technologies

A report by Her Majesty’s government’s Chief Scientific Advisor sees an opportunity to use DL to reduce fraud, risk, corruption, and cost paper-intensive processes. Another report by Accenture published in Jan 2017, highlights key drivers of savings with blockchain. Blockchain technology could reduce infrastructure costs for eight of the world’s 10 largest investment banks by an Read more about Potential for distributed ledger technologies[…]

Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part Three

This is part three of the series of how to choose a merchant service provider. It deals with the aspects of integration into your business processes. Factor Three: Business Process Integration Your business requires you to interact with your customers in many different ways Front office refers to where you have a direct interaction with your Read more about Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part Three[…]

Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part Two

This is part two of the series explaining how to choose merchant service provider. It deals with the 2nd factor of which payment types are supported. Factor Two: Payment Types Credit cards/ signature debit cards – These are the most common types of payments that merchant services support. Signature debit cards are the same as credit Read more about Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part Two[…]

Need for Artificial Intelligence in Automotive and Industrial Repair

  We DIY-ers have all been here. It is the weekend, you’re relaxing in front of TV while the laundry load is in. You’re looking forward to getting a tennis game in the afternoon once the laundry is done, when the washer starts beeping, stops working and keeps flashing an error code. You tell yourself Read more about Need for Artificial Intelligence in Automotive and Industrial Repair[…]

Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part One

In the market for a merchant service? If so, you may find the following useful. What should be a relatively straightforward process of selection based on fees and features instead is a nightmarish walk through a minefield of hidden fees, deceptive sales practices, and poor customer service. Hopefully, this article will help mitigate some of Read more about Choosing a Merchant Service Provider – Part One[…]