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Blog: Global Payments

Expanding your business globally can be a challenge, especially while working with an international customer base or workforce. That’s why our writers go in-depth to explore the differences in specific local and regional payment preferences. We help you understand how regional differences in connectivity, technological adoption, financial services infrastructure, and other factors lead to different payment preferences, including local payments, cross-border payments, and a range of alternative payment methods.

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eCommerce and Payment Trends: Brazil

Rapyd research reveals the most popular payment methods in Brazil and how Brazilians prefer to shop and pay. Brazil’s massive population of young, tech-savvy buyers offers vast growth potential for international businesses looking to expand their operations. As new technologies…

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What is Checkout.com?

Checkout.com Is an International Payment Platform that Processes Different Payment Methods Across a Variety of Currencies. Its fee structure depends on a number of factors such as card type, merchant’s location, and the consumer’s issuing bank, with fees passed directly…

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What Is Worldpay?

Worldpay Is a Merchant Services and Payment Processing Provider Offering a Payment Gateway for Online Transactions. This company is now known as ‘Worldpay from FIS’ since its acquisition. They are a leading global payments technology business with over 30 years…

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What is Card Acquiring?

Discover what card acquiring is and why it's an essential part of ecommerce. Card acquiring is the process of collecting card-based payments that have been accepted by stores or retailers. When you go to a store, make a purchase and…

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