Less is More: How Friction-Free Risk Management Strategies Drive eCommerce Sales

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How Fraudsters Exploit the Online Travel Industry

Think of a fraudster or other online criminals, and you likely imagine people trying to get customer details from Amazon, hacking into bank accounts to siphon off money, or extracting data from one of the big eCommerce retailers, software providers, or marketplaces. You probably don’t think of online travel businesses, such as travel agents, rental […]

Five ‘1st-Class’ Tips to Drive Online Travel Revenue

In the rapidly growing eCommerce market, high-friction and time-consuming identity verification processes can have a significant impact on customer acquisition and retention rates. Airlines and online travel agencies (OTAs) face the precarious balancing act of protecting revenue from CNP fraud, while providing a smooth shopping experience. When competing travel sites offer interchangeable products, brand loyalty […]

Why Young Travellers Often Fly Under The Radar

Airlines and online travel agencies (OTAs) invest considerable funds and go to great lengths in an effort to prevent online fraud. But while trying to avoid chargebacks, many travel merchants impose strict rules and filters that block not only fraud attempts, but also good customers. In the highly competitive online travel market, wrongly declining a […]

The Growing Impact of mCommerce on Online Travel

By 2020 the global online travel market is expected to be worth a whopping $817 billion. Mobile sales, or mCommerce, are becoming an increasingly important revenue stream within this market. In fact, mobile purchases will soon account for 70% of all digital travel sales in the US. Unfortunately, as the online travel markets grows, so does card-not-present […]

An Intro to Fraud in Online Travel

With over 1.2 billion international tourist arrivals registered worldwide in 2015, the online travel industry is experiencing an explosion in demand. Online travel merchants can take advantage of the growing number of travelers who use digital channels to book their flights. Digital travel sales in the United States alone were valued at over $200 billion in 2015, and globally, it […]