Author: Eran Feinstein

The Benefits of Digital Payment Solutions for Tour Operators in East Africa

The leading tourism trends in 2016-2017 include a move towards adventure and active travel and an increase in the Millennial segment of the total market of travelers.  From diving with sharks to African safaris, Millennials and other travel[…]

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How Do Pre-Authorizations Work?

Card pre-authorization is a useful practice for merchants in the travel industry, as it gives them a security guarantee, ensuring that customers pay for the services they use. It can also save money. But, how do pre-authorizations work?

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Why Use Corporate Digital Payments for Travel Expenses?

Most companies and employees who travel know the drill.  Unless you are a high-powered exec, who holds a company credit card, you will receive a budget and general instructions on your travel-related expenses.  Certain expenses may be charged to[…]

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The Pros and Cons Of Payroll Cards

Attention all employers: There is a new trend emerging on the employee salary payment scene:

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Introducing DumaPay – Direct Pay Online’s New Mobile Payment App

Merchants and customers alike will be pleased to know that Direct Pay Online has recently rebranded their mSWIPE+ app to a new and improved payment app – DumaPay.  

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How Do QR Codes Work for Payments?

We have all seen barcodes in our day-to-day lives: at the supermarket, clothing store, parking garage – you name it. But in recent years, a different type of barcode has become increasingly popular thanks to the mobile revolution:

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The Benefits of Paying via eWallet

Until now, you’ve probably been paying for goods and services using cash or mobile money transfers. However, there’s another simple, easy and secure way to make payments with your mobile phone:

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The 4 Benefits of Having a Merchant Account

With major credit card companies investing in Africa, more Africans are using payment cards now than ever before. And on a global level, credit and debit cards have been a highly popular alternative to cash payments, so much so that, at the end[…]

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Why eCommerce Companies in Africa Need To Adopt Complete Digital Payment Solutions

Global ecommerce is poised to surpass $23 trillion in 2017 and to continue to grow reaching close to $28 trillion in 2020, according to eMarketer.  Meanwhile, African ecommerce represents just small fraction of this total market, with online[…]

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The 3 Most Common Types of Chargebacks and How You Can Prevent Them

According to the LexisNexis 2016 True Cost of Fraud study, online merchants report that 49% of fraud-related revenue loss is a direct result of chargebacks. By beginning to understand online fraud and why chargebacks occur, you can take steps to[…]

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