Online Credit Card Processing for Travel Providers – How to Make it Work

How to succeed in the highly competitive travel sector With the drop in travel costs, individuals who have never left their native country before are off to see the world. Global travel industry gross bookings hit $1.6 trillion in 2017, making it one of the largest and fastest growing industries...

New EU Regulation to Revolutionize Cross-border Payments

One of the greatest challenges global merchants face is high fees for cross-border payments. A new European Union resolution addressing this issue may change the situation dramatically. According to the EU plan, by the end of 2019, charges for cross border payments in Euros will have to correspond to fees...

It’s Almost Spring – E-commerce Opportunities

While the huge sales of the winter holiday season are long gone, spring promotions have considerable potential. Think of your customers as emerging from a long period of hibernation and piles of snow. Flowers are just starting to bloom, the weather is finally improving and people are actually leaving their...

ICE 2019 – Looking to the Future of Payments

ICE Totally Gaming is the leading international event in the global gaming sector with over 33,000 attendees and 8,500 operators representing 150 countries. Ofer Carmel, CEO of Payfinder, who attended the conference in London last week (February 5-7) with two other company representatives, spoke of new trends developing within the...

Valentine’s Day 2019 – New Kinds of Love

Ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day, the classic holiday of love and romance, are evolving. Jewelry, chocolate and flowers are still among the favorite gifts among the 55% of Americans who usually celebrate the holiday. Nevertheless, “the times, they are a changin’,” and retailers have the chance to cash in on...