Monthly Archives - July 2013

Merchant Spotlight: Sauder Village

In the northwest corner of Ohio you will find a place that embraces the past and makes history come to life with a historic village.  Located in Archbold, Ohio,  Sauder Village has been in operation since 1976. Sauder Village is full of shops and working displays of the past such as the Erie Express Train Ride and a museum.  They also have a banquet and conference center, as well as a campground for a weekend retreat.  Come visit with your [...]


Mobile Processing Making an Impact

With mobile processing becoming more available to merchants, many businesses who may not have considered accepting credit cards before are now making the switch.  With mobile processing equipment being simple to use, small in size, and requiring minimal installation, it is an efficient solution for many merchants. Here are a few industries that have really migrated towards, and are already benefiting from, mobile processing solutions: Local Farmers Markets We have all driven past or even stopped at a farmers market, whether in [...]


What is the CVV Code?

To start with, the CVV–or Card Verification Value– code has many other names and abbreviations, including CVV2, card security code (CSD), card verification data (CVD), and verification code (V-Code).  This code can be found on all major credit cards; on Visa, MasterCard, and Discover it is a three-digit number found on the back of the card next to the signature panel.  On American Express, it is a four-digit number found on the front of the card. These codes are a rather [...]