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Nov 25

European Consumers Prefer Diverse Payment Methods

Posted by Global Risk Technologies

Credit & Debit are Just Two of Many Payment Options Used by European Shoppers In the US and Canada, most online merchants and consumers rely on just a few commonly-used payment methods. The four major card brands—Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express—account for about 85% of all online transactions in this region, with…

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Oct 24

Global Risk Technologies Invests in Veridu

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Global Risk Technologies is pleased today to announce a significant new investment in London-based Veridu, the innovative identity verification service provider for online merchants. We officially announced the investment at Money 20/20, the world’s leading payments event currently in full swing in Las Vegas. Global Risk Technologies will be adding authentication intelligence to…

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Oct 14

Understanding MasterCard’s Dispute Administration Fee (DAF)

Posted by Global Risk Technologies

Mastercard charges a Dispute Administration Fee (or DAF) for intra-European and inter-European transactions. It automatically assesses the DAF for each cycle of the dispute process, which is paid to the sender and charged to the receiver. This isn’t unusual: several fees are involved in processing payment card transactions, with funds variously going to…

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Oct 6

International Finance Magazine: Fraud By Customers On The Rise

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Online merchants are facing a new problem — fraud by customers. Firms are increasingly facing malicious activity in the form of chargeback or friendly friend, writes Suparna Goswami Bhattacharya in International Finance Magazine this week. Speaking Co-Founder of Global Risk Technologies and our US subsidiary Chargebacks911, Monica Eaton-Cardone, the article explains the reasons why…

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Oct 4

The Paypers: Black Friday To Bring Seasonal Chargebacks?

Posted by Global Risk Technologies

Online retailers need to prepare for hidden risks on the biggest shopping days of the year,  writes our co-founder in The Paypers this week. Monica takes a look at the busiest shopping days in Europe, the US and China, pointing to the stats that show rising chargebacks among the booming sales. "The problem most closely…

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