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Video Games & Chargebacks

Video Games & Chargebacks

Examining the Top 3 Video Game Industry Chargeback Sources

With roughly 2.5 billion regular players in 2017—close to one-third of the world’s population—video games may be the world’s most popular pastime. But, the fact that gaming is such a huge market is also what makes it a hot target for fraud.

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Prepaid Card Chargeback

Can Cardholders File Prepaid Card Chargebacks? You Might be Surprised.

Consumers are loading hundreds of billions of dollars onto prepaid gift cards each year. That’s great news for online retailers, as it opens previously-unbanked individuals to the eCommerce marketplace…but what happens when a transaction doesn’t go as planned?

Return Item Chargeback

Return Item Chargebacks

Is a Return Item Chargeback Cause for Merchant Concern?

If you’re like most merchants, the word “chargeback” carries many connotations…all of them negative.
That’s understandable; as a rule, chargebacks do nothing but cost merchants time,

Stripe Chargebacks

Stripe Chargeback

The Stripe Chargeback Process: How to Win Your Next Dispute

Stripe is one of the most popular platforms available for merchants to accept online and mobile payments. Merchants are attracted by the simple and straightforward functionality,

Square Chargeback Rules

Square Chargeback

Understanding Square Chargeback Rules and Policies

Square, Inc. is a financial company primarily known for its mobile payment service, allowing merchants to accept debit and credit cards on an iOS or Android smartphone or tablet computer.

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Family Fraud Chargebacks

Family Fraud: Don’t Play Around with Unauthorized Purchases!

What if the buyer on the other end of a transaction isn’t a criminal, but is not necessarily an authorized user, either? That’s the issue now facing thousands of digital goods merchants,

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Most Common Chargebacks

What are the Most Common Types of Chargebacks?

To prevent common types of chargebacks, the merchant’s best defense is to go on the offensive. Understanding chargebacks is the first step in preventing this loss of revenue and safeguarding the merchant’s ability to process credit cards.

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Special Order Chargebacks

Preventing Chargebacks for Special Order Merchandise

The beauty of unique merchandise, especially things created and customized to an individual’s unique specifications, can be hampered greatly by the possibility of special order chargebacks.
If you fall into the customizable merchandise category,

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Preventing Card-Not-Present Chargebacks

Best Ways to Prevent Card-Not-Present Chargebacks

While the eCommerce surge introduces great earning potential for businesses, it has also lead to problematic financial conditions.
The number of card-not-present chargebacks is increasing just as quickly as card-not-present transactions.

Sony Chargebacks

Sony Chargeback Policy

Sony and Customers Clash Over Chargeback Policy

A recent scuffle between Sony and their customers illustrates the difficult situations surrounding chargebacks and begs the question: is it possible to take chargeback prevention too far?