Vantage Viewpoint

Regulating Credit Card Interchange

  • July 25, 2008
The Credit Card Fair Fee Act (H.R. 5546) - creating an antitrust exemption for retailers allowing them to collectively negotiate agreements for the Interchange fees assessed on credit card sales …

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Merchant Survey Reveals Purchase Behavior

  • July 07, 2008
Survey results show merchants least concerned about contract terms

Merchants have sales people contact them almost every day offering "lower rates" and often switch only to find out they unknowingly …

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Alert! Risky business to operate insecure payment software

  • June 03, 2008
By now all merchants should understand the importance of securing cardholder data.  Like other industry leaders, Vantage has been communicating constantly the need for merchants, …

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FTRANS, Corp partners with ISO Vantage Card Services, Inc.

  • June 03, 2008
Atlanta, GA, May 20, 2008 – FTRANS Corp., a provider of business-to-business and business-to-government payments processing solutions, announced its partnership with Vantage Card Services, Inc. …

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PIN Debit Requires Analysis

  • June 03, 2008
Effective April 4, 2008, Interlink and Pulse PIN networks dropped the max calculation from their fees for retail merchants. PIN debit has been a low cost alternative to signature debit (check cards) …

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The Aegenis Group Partners With Vantage Card Services to Provide eLearning

  • May 12, 2008
PARK CITY, UT--( April 22, 2008) - The Aegenis Group and Vantage Card Services have partnered to provide data security eLearning to merchants. The partnership leverages The Aegenis Group’s …

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Discover Network Card Processing

  • April 19, 2008
Vantage Card Services, is pleased to announce that we now offer Discover Network card acceptance as an integrated processing solution to merchants, which includes one source for settlement on a …

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Tax bill proposal for finding merchants’ supposedly underreported cash receipts

  • April 18, 2008
Tax Bill Could Be Greater Threat Than Interchange Proposal... Digital Transactions

A proposal, which is still being refined in House and Senate iterations, would force “qualified payment …

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The Costs of Card Payments

  • April 12, 2008
Charges fly over shops' credit-card feesCNNMoney.com - USA

The public debate continues over government regulation of the card payment networks built by MasterCard and Visa. 

With …

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Discover Network joins the Vantage Points program starting May 2008

  • April 02, 2008
We are pleased to announce more ways for merchants to earn rewards in the Vantage Points program, a unique merchant loyalty program. Starting May '08, merchants will earn one Vantage Point for each …

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