Payments revenue is projected to hit $2.3 trillion worldwide within 2 years. And as revenue grows, so does complexity. What should you look for (and look out for)?Read More
In the early 2000’s, an eCommerce strategist for a large supermarket chain was making an appeal to the CFO. He was seeking a substantial investment to build out an early version of an online grocery shopping system. The CFO asked for a breakdown on the expected ROI.Read More
Data breaches are nothing new – but that doesn’t mean they’re any less damaging. In fact, they’ve only gotten worse. Since companies loathe to report them, taking a few months or even a few years to issue a statement on any cyber attack, it’s been difficult for consumers and businesses alike to protect themselves or even realize the full impact of their repercussions. They’ve also inspired fraudsters to push the boundaries further. We’re starting to discover the evolution of data breaches and how hackers have taken these authentic credentials to wreak even more havoc and fraud. Cyber criminals don’t just have one or two pieces of authentic information – they have entire profiles and are quickly profiting off them.Read More
There are 118 billion reasons for CFOs of eCommerce businesses to grapple with the opportunity cost of declining suspicious – but legitimate – online orders.
At least 15% of all cardholders have had at least one transaction incorrectly declined
recently, which represents an annual revenue loss totaling nearly $118 billion, according to Javelin Strategy and Research.
Keeping score in sports is easy, right? Goals, points, touchdowns, runs, fastest times, etc. But there are other ways of tracking the less obvious elements of performance—time of possession, runs batted in (RBIs), rebounds, passing yardage, and even face-offs won or lost.Read More