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September 19, 2016

Revamping e-Retail for the Mobile Market

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Mobile Growth Continues—Merchants Need a Fresh Approach for the New Market It’s now impossible to ignore the direction in which the eCommerce industry is moving. Mobile is poised to be the undisputed champion of online retail, with the majority of consumers relying on mobile devices to make purchases, research products and interact with brands. Smartphones, in particular, appear to be …

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August 26, 2016

Understanding the Difference Between Equality & Entitlement

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Encouraging True Gender Equality Rather than Professional Entitlement Gender equality is prevailing topic of conversation in any industry, but it is especially prevalent among science, technology, engineering and mathematics careers. Studies show the STEM industry in particularly is woefully unbalanced. Women comprise 57% of the U.S. workforce, but only 26% of professional computing careers. Similarly, 57% of bachelor’s degrees are …

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August 25, 2016

Encouraging Cardholder Responsibility with Greater Awareness

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Promoting Financial Literacy Encourages More Equitable eCommerce Experiences More often than not, consumers who commit friendly fraud do not set out with the intent of ripping-off merchants and getting something for nothing. Rather, these illegitimate chargebacks are often the result of learned consumer behaviors. Correcting those behaviors requires advanced financial literacy and a greater understanding of cardholder responsibility. That’s why …

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