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The Japanese Midyear Holiday Season

The Opportunity Summer is a season of increased spending across Japan, as people exchange Ochugen gifts. Riskified data shows a sharp increase in eCommerce transactions beginning on July 1st and continuing throughout the summer. This is a unique global phenomenon; In 2020, across most of the globe, the biggest sales spikes outside of the winter […]

Back to the Basics: 3DS Explained

3-D Secure, or 3DS, is a strong customer authentication protocol activated during a card-not-present (CNP) checkout process to confirm the cardholders’ identity prior to authorization. It is an extra layer of protection designed to reduce the risk of online fraud. Merchants all over the world use 3DS as a component of their eCommerce fraud prevention […]

Payment Authorizations 101

Lately, we’ve been talking a lot about payment authorization failures and how they may be costing merchants up to 15% of their potential eCommerce revenue. One reason that this has ballooned into such a massive issue is that merchants aren’t getting enough insight into why customers are declined and often have little control over the […]

Introducing Riskified’s New Look

Today, three of the world’s 10 largest eCommerce merchants trust us to grow revenue, reduce operating costs, and mitigate fraud. We wanted a logo that communicated that. In this blog, we will share some of the ideas behind our new design. Green has been our main color from day one. Green = positivity, one of […]