GDPR and the Importance of Compliance

What is the GDPR?

Implemented on May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an EU law designed to provide additional protection for personal data, regulate how companies use collected data, and users’ right to privacy. The[…]

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Starting Your eCommerce Store Using Shopify? Here are a few pointers.

Shopify is a complete eCommerce solution, enabling merchants to reach customers via an online store. Shopify is a cloud-based hosted solution, which means the platform is kept up-to-date, can be accessed from anywhere in the world, and doesn’t[…]

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Cashless and Mobile Money Payments in Namibia

Gone are the days of collecting cash and stuffing it under the mattress until you need it: cashless payments - those made with credit, debit, or prepaid cards, or e Wallets- are extremely popular worldwide. Customers prefer the ease and security[…]

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Quick Guide to Magento & Why It's Good For Your Business

 

 Magento is a powerful, scalable, flexible, and user-friendly eCommerce system which gives merchants the opportunity to bring their products and services to the digital world. It is open source and easily customizable, making the Magento[…]

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Quick Guide to WooCommerce And Why It's Good For Your Business

 

In 2017, eCommerce sales worldwide reached $2.3 trillion USD and that number is expected to more than double by 2021. Customers are favouring shopping online, often choosing to order products or book services online rather than shop in-store.[…]

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Lourens Brink Appointed As New DPO's Group Chief Financial Officer

 

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3 Ways To Make Recurring Billing Effective For Your Business

For merchants selling goods or services billed in instalments or on a subscription basis, recurring billing is a necessity.

Recurring billing is when a merchant sets up a prearranged schedule to bill a cardholder for specific goods or services.[…]

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Most Important Payment Processing Features for eCommerce

eCommerce in Africa has had its challenges. COD has long been a preferred method of completing transactions for a number of reasons, but merchants are looking to fulfil customer orders in more streamlined and cost-effective ways. Processing[…]

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The Most Important Payment Processing Features for Hotels

 

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The State of eCommerce in Mauritius

Mauritius, an exotic island in the Indian Ocean, may not be the first place to come to your mind when thinking about ecommerce development. However, as with all African ecommerce, increasing internet penetration throughout the country means that[…]

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