The Purpose of Payment Gateway

When consumers come across references to payment gateways, they often wonder why they are needed. And some business owners who already use payment gateway services are perplexed by the situation. What is a payment gateway, and why is it important for businesses that want to offer their customers a secure method of online credit card…

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E-commerce explodes: 45% growth in Q2

While many retailers flounder, some omnichannel merchants are killing it online. Years of economic growth have been wiped out by COVID-19. However, the story for e-commerce has been the opposite: an acceleration of growth that otherwise might have taken years. Approaching 20% of retail. The U.S. Commerce Department reported new retail sales data (.pdf) earlier this…