Fraud Prevention

Stopping Chargebacks with Data-Driven Insights

As any eCommerce merchant knows, chargebacks are a serious challenge to the viability of a business. Not only do they cost the refund and the value of the goods, there’s also a bank processing fee to add insult to injury. Rack up too many chargebacks and a merchant ends up at risk of being forced […]

Calculating ROI: Is Your Fraud Solution Delivering?

Fraud detection as a means to boost revenue is an important growth strategy. And ROI, or return on investment, is a crucial part of assessing the resilience of your fraud operations. The broad term “fraud management” accounts for metrics like approval rates, and chargebacks. But accurately calculating ROI goes well beyond these two numbers. False […]

2020 eCommerce Fraud Trends: The Arms Race Continues

Fraudsters and fraud systems are in a constant arms race. While fraud management solution providers constantly develop new tools, fraudsters perfect their craft by studying new ways to circumvent any walls put up to keep them out. For instance mule scams used to be fairly simple, with fraudsters using basic package rerouting efforts to receive […]

Infographic: What Europe really thinks about PSD2

PSD2 has led to a period of uncertainty for online merchants and consumers alike. To find out more about their concerns, Riskified commissioned a survey in 2019 of 2,000 consumers and 200 retailers evenly split across the UK, Germany, France, and Spain. Elena Lerman, one of our talented in-house designers, has turned the results into […]

Why CFOs Should Care About Fraud Prevention

Most CFOs don’t spend time thinking about fraud management – and that might be a mistake. The steps taken by your eCommerce operation to manage fraud directly impact your bottom line. An approach steered by fear of fraud will hurt business’ cash flow through lower approval rates – and on the flip side, an operation […]