Why Credit Cards Have A CVV Security Code

The CVV Number (“Card Verification Value”) on a credit card or debit card is a 3 digit number at the back of a VISA or MasterCard. CVV numbers are also known as CSC numbers (“Card Security Code”), as well as … Continued

How Payment Gateways Protect Against Online Fraud

E-commerce involves “card not present” (CNP) transactions, which are transactions where the cardholder cannot physically present the card for a merchant’s visual examination at the time that an order is given and payment effected. Fraudsters target online businesses to take advantage of CNP transactions to make payments … Continued

7 Simple Ways to Protect Your Online Business Against Fraud

The advent of e-commerce opened a realm of new online opportunities for everyone, from small businesses to consumers, and unfortunately also to fraudsters. Those wishing to commit credit card fraud prey on novice online business owners’ lack of awareness and … Continued

How Bitcoin Will Affect E-Commerce

Launched in 2009, Bitcoin quickly became one of the most famous cryptocurrencies on the market. Within five years its value exponentially increased and many now consider it a legitimate currency. It is based on a complex system few outside of niche tech circles understand, which … Continued

How E-Commerce Changed Traditional Retail

It is now a widely accepted fact of life that e-commerce retailers are set to overtake brick-and-mortar stores in the near future. Although online spending accounted for approximately 16% of the total retail sales in 2019, there has never been a significant … Continued

How Your Business Can Make E-commerce Waves in the Caribbean

If you’re finally taking the plunge and moving your business toward e-commerce, you obviously want to make sure that it’s well worth it. After all, creating an online store is about more than just selling products; it’s about positively representing … Continued

How to Transition to E-Commerce Marketing

A strong marketing campaign can make or break your business, few would question that in today’s modern commerce climate. Over the past few decades, marketing has become a more dynamic and powerful industry, it is now valued at $1.7 trillion worldwide.   Even small businesses need to allocate a … Continued

The Lasting Impact of COVID-19 on E-Commerce

Without question, the coronavirus outbreak is changing the landscape of e-commerce as we speak. Social distancing has quickly become the primary measure used to combat the virus around the world, and as such, more people have found themselves stuck at home than ever before. … Continued

How These Popular Brands Have Changed the E-Commerce Game

  These days, there are literally hundreds of online stores selling all types of products. And with so many of them, not all of them are truly standout. To be fair, some of them don’t have to be – some businesses simply offer … Continued