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Retailer uses backdoor to beat credit processing fees

Retailer uses backdoor to beat credit processing fees

Since Wal-Mart – one of the nation’s largest commercial powers applied for a banking charter, a brouhaha has been brewing over the implications of such an act.

Applying in Utah, which is just one of the five states that issues industrial banking charters, Wal-Mart aims to establish a bank to avoid fees associated with the processing of credit, debit and electronic checks transactions.
A Wal-Mart spokesperson to CNN/Money that…


Merchant Processing Pointers

Merchant Processing Pointers

This article submit by How To Accept Credit Cards Online.

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The merchant processing world is tough to ignore if banks want to please their business customers. There’s also the potential for revenues: combined MasterCard and Visa annual transaction volume topped $1.5 trillion in 2004.

There are three types of merchant processors, according to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency-acquiring banks, agent banks with and without liability,…




Thrive With the Right Merchant Account

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Blog submitted by Charge, a well-known provider of merchant accounts for businesses.

If you’re a business owner who wants to thrive in today’s competitive markets, finding the most compatible merchant account and credit card processing services for your company is indispensible. It’s no secret that shoppers and browsers are flocking to the Web and to mobile — and to the latter most especially, lately.

These…


Google Ventures

By Phin Upham

When technology companies want to grow, they need venture capitalists that are willing to fund their ideas. Capitalists come in all sizes, from individual investors to groups. Google Ventures is one of the more active groups in the tech scene, recognized mostly for the ambitious immortality project, but the group has successfully funded many ventures that shape how we interact with technology on…


Easy guide for replacing cushions on a budget

Written by The Foam Factory

Cushions are used everywhere around the house and even outdoors. These are used in the living room to provide comfort, in dining room and piled on outdoor furniture. Years of use take their toll on cushions of any type. Soon you would start to notice that your cushions are no longer provide adequate support to the body…


How Dr. Pepper was Created

By Phin Upham

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The very official sounding name “Dr. Pepper,” has almost no connection to medicine. A doctor did not create it, a pharmacist did. Charles Alderton worked at Morrison’s Old Corner Drug Store in Waco, Texas. In his spare time, he liked to mix different flavored syrups together. He claimed he enjoyed the smells. At a certain point, he became obsessed with creating something…


Depository Institutions Act of 1982

By Phineas Upham

Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6267

One of the more controversial aspects of the recent financial collapse was the role of adjustable-rate mortgages. Right or wrong, these mortgages can trace themselves back to the year 1982. The housing industry was facing a slump at the time, so congress was exploring methods to try and give home ownership a shot in the arm.

They devised the Garn-StGermain Depository Institutions Act of…


Prevent Delays on Your Construction Project with These Tips

Summary: Construction delays are costly, but easy to avoid if you plan ahead.

Construction delays are one of the worst folleys for any project because they can cost so much unnecessary money to deal with. Sometimes, delays are out of the hands of everyone. Other times, proper planning is to blame. Whatever caused your construction delay, here are some options that a construction consultant might recommend.

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Retailer uses backdoor to beat credit processing fees

Since Wal-Mart – one of the nation’s largest commercial powers applied for a banking charter, a brouhaha has been brewing over the implications of such an act. Applying in Utah, which is just one of the five states that issues industrial banking charters, Wal-Mart aims to establish a bank to avoid fees associated with the processing of credit, debit and electronic checks transactions. A... [Read more]


Merchant Processing Pointers

This article submit by How To Accept Credit Cards Online. The merchant processing world is tough to ignore if banks want to please their business customers. There’s also the potential for revenues: combined MasterCard and Visa annual transaction volume topped $1.5 trillion in 2004. There are three types of merchant processors, according to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency-acquiring... [Read more]