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With Cardinal’s rules-based payment authentication technology, businesses can reduce fraud, prevent chargebacks, increase conversions and offer dozens of leading alternative payment brands to their consumers.


“Cardinal’s Consumer Authentication service is so much more than an MPI. As a large enterprise merchant, we have seen how complex the payments ecosystem can be and how problems can arise if you aren’t an industry expert. Cardinal has done an excellent job solving our problems and helping us manage our updated Consumer Authentication program.”


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3-D Secure 2.0: What You Need to Know

3-D Secure 2.0: What's Coming, How to Prepare and What Does it Mean

The explosion of mobile commerce and the inevitable innovations that are on the horizon necessitated the need for new 3-D Secure protocols. 

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Holiday Readiness Checklist

We made you a list and you should check it twice. It's time to find out if your webstore is naughty or nice!

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The Fourth Annual CardinalCommerce Survey

Worldwide use by merchants of Consumer Authentication programs continues to rise, according to the fourth annual Consumer Authentication Survey, sponsored by CardinalCommerce and The Fraud Practice. 

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CardinalCommerce Wins Ohio Venture Association 2016 Venture of the Year Award

CardinalCommerce, a global leader in enabling authenticated payment transactions in the card-not-present payments industry, announced the company won the Ohio Venture Association 2016 Venture of the Year Award presented in Cleveland on June 9. 

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How the Internet of Things fits into the Big Picture

The Internet of Things is fundamentally changing the way merchants and consumers interact in the digital commerce world. In the past, consumers had to travel to brick-and-mortar stores to purchase their favorite products, however, over the last ten years, many of these same consumers have migrated to the digital channel, increasingly using their computers and mobile phones to purchase products and services.

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The Evolution of 3-D Secure

Over the past twelve months, almost everyone in the digital payments industry has been discussing the implications of the release of the 3-D Secure (3DS) 2.0 specifications. Since the old, initial 3-D Secure protocols have been around for well over ten years, this is undoubtedly a monumental shift in the industry.

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