As of April 15, 2018, Visa Claims Resolution (VCR) was introduced with enhanced dispute rules and a new workflow and process. VCR is intended to decrease the time needed to resolve claims, and offers the following benefits to acquirers, merchants, and issuers:
Those involved in the cryptocurrency markets are familiar with the process for funding an exchange account to make trades. However, if you use a credit card to fund your account, chances are you will start seeing an additional transaction fee. Both Visa and MasterCard have clarified the Merchant Category (MCC) Codes used to classify these transactions, and the result is higher fees for consumers.
SegPay VP Jeffrey Rosenzweig makes a guest blogger appearance to discuss the state of cryptocurrencies, and their potential for payments and payouts
Lately it seems the topic of cryptocurrency is gaining traction in our space again. We are hearing more talk about Bitcoin and similar currencies finally gaining serious consideration as a payment alternative. For that reason, I wanted to share some thoughts on the state of cryptocurrency and how I see it fitting in for our merchants.