More and more merchants are being charged Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) fees. These fees range from $99 to $249 per year. What do these fees get you the merchant? Absolutely nothing! 877.577.3779.
Let us start by clearly stating, we do not charge a monthly or annual PCI compliance fee. We are seeing a trend where processors are charging customers various rates, such as $25 per month or $95 per year. We have personally seen merchant’s statements where these charges are clearly outlined. Most often, the merchant doesn’t […]
You may be wondering, “Is my credit card terminal compliant?” Compliance referring to the Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards. The short answer is “probably”. An area of focus on in PIN (Personal Identification Number) entry and it’s encrypted security from the point of sale through the approval process.
Before you spend hundreds of dollars replacing you credit card terminal, find out if your terminal and PIN pad are compliant.