About Chris Hermann

Posts by Chris Hermann:

China – Keeping Online Payments in Check

Chinas move to limit the lightly regulated world of Internet payments, an initiative that many critics warn could stifle development in one of the most innovative sectors of the economy. The new rules are supposed to curb online payment services—limiting fund transfers, capping the daily transaction size and increasing the requirements to identify uers. The(…)

Merchant Categorization Codes

  A merchant category code is a four-digit number assigned to a merchant by credit card companies once it starts to accept payments. This code is important for taxes and recordkeeping as well as for chargeback management. This code is to identify the category into which the merchant falls, based on the kind of products or(…)

The Power of the Asian Binary Options Market

  The biggest advantages of signing up with an options trading platform is its convenience. This allowes one to trade online through an easy-to-use system but also enjoy the convenience in accessing a wide range of markets, virtually 24 hours a day from anywhere in the world. Many Asian companies have been at the forefront(…)

Pros and Cons of Binary Options

    Most people interested in learning how to trade have been told the best first step is to start with paper trading. In today’s electronic world, “paper trading” means tapping into demo programs that don’t use real money but can help you learn the market ebbs and flows and trade using various technical tools.(…)

Micropayment for News Content

  The emergence of micropayments in the e-commerce market has long been anticipated due to the rising number of online shoppers. Defined as any online transaction up to $10.00, micropayments allow for a la carte service on the web, replacing subscription models. The history of the Web has seen many micropayments startups that tried to give(…)

Types of Online Gambling

Gambling has exploded online within the last few years especially in countries with stricter regulations with their selection varying from online casinos, sports booking to even online stock trading. Consumers can now gamble from the comfort of their homes or even on their mobile phones giving rise to a new breed of addicts. The online(…)

Pharma Industry to Benefit from DIY Beauty Consumer

As a global recession hits the beauty industry and minimal invasive (non surgical) treatments advance, consumers are cutting down on costly in-clinic surgical procedures and opting for online DIY options that are becoming more widely available, socially acceptable and claim to yield the same results. This has caused online pharmaceutical retailers to sprout up overnight(…)

How to Reduce Chargebacks

Tools to help reduce chargebacks A Chargeback is a refund that consumers may initiate by contacting their bank over a debit item on their card by filing a substantiated complain. As there are many reasons to why and how a chargeback occurs, no one-size-fits-all approach can be used. This complex task of chargeback prevention needs to(…)

Chargeback Codes and their Meaning

A Chargeback is a refund that consumers may initiate by contacting their bank over a debit item on their card by filing a substantiated complain. This could happen for a number of reasons ranging from fraudulent use of a card to simple human error such as being charged twice. Whenever a chargeback dispute is filed,(…)

© 2012-2013, Awepay. All rights reserved. Design by Alt Communications Sdn. Bhd.