17 MAR 2017
The Forrester Wave Global Commerce Payment Providers Q4 2016
First Data was named a Leader – the report’s highest designation – with the highest score in the core platform capabilities and value-added product and services criteria.
25 MAR 2016
The Pros & Cons Behind 3 Types of Loyalty Programs
If you looked inside 10 people’s wallets/smartphones today, you’d most likely find at least 10 different loyalty programs they’re signed up for. It seems that loyalty programs are ubiquitous, with every type of restaurant and shop trying to lure customers back in-store with ever-greater frequency.
10 DEC 2015
Open Your Business to the World with Payeezy
No matter the reason, in the beginning, you got into entrepreneurship, business today is about being more than just brick and mortar.
28 OCT 2015
Creating a Culture of Cyber Security
rotecting your business and your customers from data and
payment fraud requires more than just powerful technology.
It takes an ongoing commitment to proactively put the right
security measures at every potential point of vulnerability to
protect your business and your customers from cyber criminals.
05 AUG 2015
10 Strategies to Reduce the Risk of eCommerce Fraud
eCommerce can be a tremendous boon for small businesses, but with it comes the growing risk of eCommerce fraud. Small businesses are at particular risk, as fraudsters know that small merchants often lack the time and resources to implement the most sophisticated and comprehensive fraud detection protocols. But, there are steps you can take right now to help keep your business from becoming an easy target for eCommerce fraud.
30 JUL 2015
The Impact a Data Breach Could Have on Your Business
Though over 70% of data security breaches are targeted at small businesses or particular industries1, and it’s rare that the business itself discovers the breach. Most events are detected by a law enforcement agency or a third party, such as a bank or a card association, that notices a rise in fraud that can be traced back to a specific merchant.
16 JUN 2015
Clover® App Market Surpasses 100 Apps, Spurs Innovation
Today marks an important milestone for Clover®, the comprehensive business management solution from First Data. After a little more than a year of working with developers, the Clover App Market has officially surpassed the 100 app mark.
28 APR 2015
In another significant step for First Data and our clients in Asia Pacific, we’re now able to offer you Insightics – a bespoke data analytics solution for you to sell on to your merchants. This powerful tool uses data to provide your merchants with unique insights about their business.
17 JUL 2014
Data Breach: Non-Monetary Damages are Painful
If your small business is unlucky enough to be the victim of a payment data breach, the out-of-pocket expenses resulting from a data breach are just the start.
16 JUL 2014
Out of Pocket Expenses Add Up Quickly After a Data Breach
Have you ever thought about what it would mean for your business if a data breach were to happen? Even the suspicion of a data breach could turn your business upside down. While the financial costs of a data breach can be high, even the non-monetary consequences can be damaging.
04 JUN 2014
Small Businesses: The Cost of a Data Breach Is Higher Than You Think
Cyber criminals have become quite adept at breaking into merchants’ POS systems that capture and forward electronic payments. If your business is unfortunate enough to have this happen, you can expect to incur significant expenses, plus damage to your business reputation.
16 MAY 2014
Four Steps to Empower Small Businesses