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Amazon Offers $200 Gift Card to Magento Merchants to Accept Amazon Pay

Magento sent out a promotion to Magento merchants today offering $200 Amazon Gift card when the online merchant adds Amazon Pay to their store. Just yesterday, Amazon promoted Amazon Pay Places, a way to pay...
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Amazon Pay Places is Challenging PayPal

For most of this year, it appeared that Amazon and PayPal might be heading toward a partnership. We reported that PayPal started to sell Amazon gift cards on their gift card site. Additionally, we discussed...
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PayPal Introduces Global Sellers Service

Today PayPal announced they are launching PayPal Global Sellers, a new service to help small to medium-sized business (SMBs) sell internationally. PayPal Global Sellers tackles the most common problems with cross-border trade: Website Translation Taxes/Duties...
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Soon You Can Transfer PayPal Funds Instantly to Your Bank

PayPal announced today they have in beta a program that allows its users to transfer PayPal funds to their bank account instantly. Currently, most PayPal to Bank transfers can take up to 1-3 business days....
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Amazon Offers 2% Reward on Purchases Made with a Debit Card

Amazon is now offering a new perk for Prime Members. If you use your bank's debit card, you can receive a 2% reward when reloading your account balance. The program works on the Amazon Gift...
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Is an Amazon deal with PayPal bad news for eBay?

Going after Amazon is bad enough. Amazon has been the number one site for eCommerce, while eBay has been trying to catch up. Earlier it has been discussed about how eBay could possibly catch...
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Google I/O 2017, The Highlights for eCommerce

This week Google held its annual GeekFest better known as Google I/O. This developer conference is where Google comes out with new solutions or updates to existing offerings and explains how developers can incorporate...
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Signifyd secures $56 million for eCommerce fraud protection

Signifyd, the largest provider of Guaranteed Fraud Protection for eCommerce merchants, announced they raised an additional $56 million in Series C financing. Bain Capital Ventures led the funding with American Express Ventures, Menlo Ventures, and...
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PayPal launches small business tool set ‘Business in a Box’

PayPal launched a new collaboration toolset for small businesses they dubbed "Business in a Box." The service developed in partnership with Xero and WooCommerce offers online retailers a collection of tools for running their stores. The...
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Shopify accelerates checkout with Shopify Pay

Shopify Pay moved from Beta to full implementation last week and is a new checkout service from Shopify for its online retailer clients. The service aims to cut time and increase conversion on Shopify hosted...