Monthly Archives - April 2017

What would you do if a website you frequent suffered a security attack or data breach?

Recent studies show that more than two-thirds (68 per cent) of online users will immediately stop using a retailer’s website once a data breach is reported. Theft of credit card information is seen as the biggest threat to privacy when online, it is this concern over privacy and the safety of personal information along with fears over fake or fraudulent websites that prevent people from shopping online; In fact 32% of polled shoppers even stated that they will not [...]

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Merchant Spotlight – Dan McSweeney’s Whale Watch

This month’s merchant spotlight lands on Dan McSweeney’s Whale Watch.  The name says it all; Dan McSweeney’s Whale Watch offers three-hour whale-watching tours in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.  Captain Dan has been studying whales for over 40 years and his whale-watching adventures are internationally recognized.  Tours run twice a day, four days a week, and allow you to see these beautiful creatures up close. You can call Dan and reserve your trip today on your credit card or pay just before you [...]

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5 Reasons To Partner With NPC

Partner with NPC Financial Institution Partnerships We know how important attracting profitable customers and maintaining long-term relationships are to your financial institution…. that’s why we offer a True Residual Share based on merchant’s gross profit.     Q: What are differentiating factors with NPC? A: Co-Branded or White Labeled Marketing and Statements, Competitive Features and technology, Formal Policies on Internal Competition, and Reasonable Contract Term. Q: How do I become a partner with NPC? A: Simply contact our office at 800.455.4577 to find out more about the [...]

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Merchant Spotlight – Inspire Salon and Spa – April, 2017

Inspire Salon At National Payment Corporation, good service has never been good enough.  Danielle Thober with Inspire Salon and Spa stated “Very friendly staff that is willing to help us with our merchant needs at an affordable price.” We look forward to serving you as well! National Payment Corporation would like to introduce one of our devoted local merchants, Inspire Salon and Spa located in downtown Whitehouse, Ohio.  Inspire Salon and Spa began processing with us in 2010, when Jillian Meyer [...]

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Apple Pay…Safer than Traditional Methods?

With one million credit card activation’s within the first 72 hours of being available, Apple Pay is the largest mobile payment system to date, claimed Apple CEO Tim Cook at the WSJD Live Global Technology conference in October of 2015. With the mobile payment space, still being so new it is hard to tell what those amazing numbers mean economically. The recent and very public data breaches Target and JP Morgan suffered resulting in millions of stolen credit card numbers [...]

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8 Payment Security Tips for Small to Medium Sized Business

With the variety of payment options available to customers, the growth of mobile purchases, and the increased sophistication of cyber-attacks, SMBs must take extra precautions.Here are eight payment security recommendations all Small to Medium Businesses (SMBs) should follow:     Be vigilant – Keep detailed records of all sales transactions, including the date, time, contact information for the customer, and names of employees involved in the sale. Detailed notes will become invaluable if a data breach does occur. Act fast – [...]

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Sales Tips – Featuring Apple Pay

With this ever-changing industry, we stay on the cutting edge of credit card processing technology.  Apple Pay has recently reported that they have had an astonishing 50% increase in credit card transaction growth from December 2015 – December 2016.  Did you know that the VeriFone VX520 CTLS is capable of accommodating Apple Pay right now?  This is a great selling tool for the VX520 as it is just another benefit we can offer our merchants.  Each of your merchant’s [...]

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