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Chargebacks and “Friendly” Fraud

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The American Dream has long powered the aspirations of citizens with the idea that you can be whatever you want to be, work wherever you see fit, and succeed. Some might argue that with the growth of e-commerce,

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Monica Eaton-Cardone Brings “Friendly Fraud” to Light at Merchant Risk Council (MRC) Vegas

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TAMPA BAY, Fla., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Monica Eaton-Cardone, a veteran risk-mitigation specialist in the payment-processing industry and driving force behind parent company Global Risk Technologies™ and its subsidiaries, Chargebacks911® and eConsumer Services®, will be a guest speaker at the Merchant Risk Council (MRC) Vegas to be held March 23-26,

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Monica Eaton-Cardone Appointed Chief Operating Officer

Monica Eaton-Cardone Appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Chargebacks911®

Chargebacks911®, and its parent company Global Risk Technologies™, is pleased to announce the formal appointment of Monica Eaton-Cardone as Chief Operating Officer.

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In 2009,

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Chargeback Reason Code 60

*UPDATE 2-18-15*

The payment processing industry is constantly evolving and changing. New technologies and policies can quickly make previous practices outdated.
As of April 2013, Visa has discontinued the use of Visa chargeback reason code 60.

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Walmart’s Price-Match Scam

Price-Match Scam Targets Retail Giants Walmart and Amazon

Since the popularity of ecommerce shopping has skyrocketed, brick-and-mortar stores have struggled to compete. Recently, Walmart found a creative way to stay one step ahead of Amazon—their primary competition.

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Reduce Key-Entered Transactions

Chargeback Prevention: Reduce Key-Entered Transactions

For business owners with a brick-and-mortar store, chargeback prevention is fairly easy. Chargeback rates tend to be much lower for transactions made at a physical store rather than online.

When to Make a Code 10 Call

Preventing Chargebacks with Code 10 Authorization Request

Credit card fraud can occur in both card-present and card-not-present transactions. Generally, card-present transactions, which occur face-to-face, have lower rates of fraud–which means that fewer chargebacks result.

Marketing Causes Chargebacks

When Your Marketing Causes Chargebacks

Marketing is an essential element for any business’s success, but an ineffective tactic can just as easily become a liability instead of an asset. It’s important for businesses to understand how bad marketing causes chargebacks and revenue loss.

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Social Media and Chargebacks

The Correlation between Social Media and Chargebacks

Social media not only shapes the way we interact with friends, it also impacts the way we do business. For this reason, business owners and marketing professionals need to be aware of how social media can help or hinder chargeback management.