Dec 14, 2017

Credit/Debit Canadian Code of Conduct for Canadian Merchants

The Code of Conduct came into force in August 2010. It’s called to promote business practices, and guarantee merchants and customers fully understand the costs and benefits associated with credit/debit cards. Credit and Debit Canadian Code of Conduct The Code is developed to: Ensure merchants clearly understand the costs associated with accepting credit/debit card payments, thus allowing merchants to have...

Sep 12, 2017

Credit and Debit Card Code for Canadian Merchant Account Holders

The Canadian code of conduct became operative in August 2010 and is projected to encourage good business practices and ensure retailers and customers identify with the costs and advantages of debit and credit cards. eMerchantBroker breaks down the benefits of the Canadian Code as well as a few missing items merchants should watch out for. The Good Effective Discount Rate...

Aug 17, 2017

Foreign Retail Sites Account for About Half of Online Purchases in Canada

The retail industry in Canada is undergoing a transformation. In many cases, e-commerce has been added to the traditional retail experience, thus giving birth to new digitally-enabled shopping experiences. Electronic Commerce in Canada Electronic commerce is becoming more and more popular among Canadians, and they plan to go on spending money online. According to Forester research, Canadians are expected to...