Changes in requirements for processing MasterCard and Discover

By |April 8th, 2010|

MasterCard and Discover are requiring that all merchants support the following:

Balance response transactions — For prepaid and gift cards, once the card has been used, the remaining account balance will be transmitted along with the authorization response. The remaining balance must be printed on the customer receipt, displayed on the […]

LinkPoint is now First Data Global Gateway

By |December 1st, 2009|

Linkpoint is rebranding their payment gateway to First Data Global Connect. If you’ve used LinkPoint.com as your payment gateway, nothing will change except the name. We’ll be updating both the application and our site to reflect the new branding.

For more information direct your browser to http://www.firstdata.com/linkpoint/

Important update for Payflow Pro and Website Payments Pro Payflow Edition customers

By |August 20th, 2009|

PayPal has issued a security update to their PayFlow Pro payment gateway and requesting all clients using the gateway update to the new API’s by September 1st. These important updates have been included in Pinnacle Cart versions 3.6.3 and 3.6.4. To continue processing payments, please make plans to update your […]

PA DSS and the Shopping Cart Industry

By |July 28th, 2009|

In a previous post I touched on the new PA DSS standards set by the (PCI SSC) PCI Security Standards Council affecting our decision for the 3.7 release. I now want to take a few minutes of your time to talk in depth about what PA DSS is and how […]

Here Comes The Internet Tax

By |May 28th, 2009|

While checking our Twitter updates, I came across this interesting article posted by @AvalaraSalesTax .  It is a great and indepth article about the potential increase in taxation of goods purchased online.  Click here to check it out.  Likewise, if you come across more great ecommerce based articles, feel free […]

Google Analytics: Interpreting and Acting on Your Data

By |July 14th, 2008|

Great video providing you information about Google Analytics and how you should react to it. If you need assistance setting up Google Analytics on your site, check out this article in our knowledge base.

Google Analytics – Who should use it?

By |July 2nd, 2008|

As Google themselves so eloquently state “Google Analytics is an online facility for obtaining traffic analysis of your website”. Which really means Google Analytics is a fantastic tool for looking the behavior patterns of visitors that come to your store. Not only does it provide website owners what visitors did, but […]