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Survey Reveals PSD2 Awareness Gap Between Retailers and Shoppers

Riskified has announced a new European-wide study revealing a staggering disparity between retailers’ and online shoppers’ awareness of the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2). The survey of 2,000 consumers and 200 retailers, with respondents evenly split across the UK, Germany, France, and Spain, found that nine out of ten retailers (88%) believe consumers are ‘somewhat’ […]

Meeting Chargeback Thresholds Without Losing Customers

Visa and Mastercard are trending now in the eCommerce and payment world. Why? Starting this October, they both will introduce new, lower thresholds to their fraud and chargeback programs. In this blog I’ll address the impact of this change and explain how stringent thresholds may result in reluctance to take on the risks needed to […]

Considering 3D Secure 2.0? What Merchants Need To Know

3D Secure or 3-D Secure? 3D Secure 1.0. or 3D Secure 2.0? 3DS or EMV 3DS? The alphabet soup of payment authentication protocols has been more visible in the press and general eCommerce and payments buzz lately. Why? Because the latest update of a decades-old card-not-present payment authentication protocol launched earlier this year. Plus, PSD2 […]