Monthly Archives - March 2013

Process a Sale – VeriFone VX570 Credit Card Terminal

The VeriFone VX570 is a simple, yet functional, credit card terminal that is ideal for any type of business.  To process a sale follow the instructions below. Swipe Card Swipe the credit card Select Credit Enter Expiration Date (mm/yy), push ENTER When prompted, enter the Invoice Number, push ENTER When prompted, enter the Clerk ID, push ENTER Enter the amount, push ENTER When prompted, enter the sales tax Receipt will print To print a customer copy, select yes (F1); for no receipt, select no (F2) Key Entry Key in the credit card number, [...]

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Skin Deep Mega Tanning Awarded with iPad

We visited Skin Deep Mega Tanning to award Joe Stanoszek his new iPad as the winner of our iPad Give Away! We are very impressed with his tanning salon, the décor, cleanliness and high energy atmosphere that makes them the top level tanning salon in the Cleveland area! Skin Deep Mega Tanning is all about making you feel good without breaking your piggy bank.  Their prices are the best in the area! They offer the most state of the art [...]

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Verify Card vs. Cardholder

You have seen it before: you hand your card over to the cashier at your favorite fast food place, and even though your card clearly has the words, “Please see ID,” written on the back, no one actually asks to see your ID.  It may seem unimportant in some situations, like when the person swiping your card personally knows you, but how often is that really the case? Now think about this as it pertains to your business.  When you [...]

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NPC Secure Changing Website Domain

Effective Monday, April 1, 2013 the website domain for NPC Secure is changing.    Merchants currently use the domain www.npcsecure.net for virtual terminal, form builder, and administration services, but after April 1st  this domain will be discontinued and merchants will be required to access www.npcsecure.com Merchants’ current login credentials will allow them to access the new www.npcsecure.com domain and experience the same functionality.  However, we are providing advanced notice so that merchants who have payment pages that utilize the www.npcsecure.net domain name [...]

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Merchant Spotlight: Double Decker New Orleans

This week’s merchant spotlight lands in New Orleans on a merchant that provides a fun and entertaining sightseeing tour: Double Decker New Orleans.  Offering a hop-on, hop-off continuous service every 30 minutes, you can count on Double Decker New Orleans to pick you up at one of the many stops!  You can take the city tour at your own pace by either getting a complete tour of the city in two hours, or by hopping off at a stop [...]

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PCI Compliance

PCI DSS—Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards–is something all merchants are required to be aware of and comply with.  We know it may seem like just another thing processors attach to merchant accounts, but it is important to know the reason behind it.  First and foremost, PCI was established by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover (the “Card Brands”).  Compliance with PCI is a requirement from the Card Brands, and is important to not be overlooked by merchants.  Essentially, [...]

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