Checkout.com at the eCommerce Expo in LondonHot on the heels of a successful trip to eCommerce Paris, we are very excited to announce that Checkout.com will be exhibiting for a second year at the eCommerce Expo in London! Come see us on 28 and 29 September at booth E1472!
Scholarship Award: and the winner is….Technology and entrepreneurship have always been at the heart of Checkout.com and we continuously strive to support the next generation of innovators. This is why we launched our very first Scholarship Program a few months back, to help budding entrepreneurs turn their ideas into reality.
Join Checkout.com’s Channel Partner ProgramWhether you’re a developer or a business owner, earning commission through our CCP program couldn’t be easier. Simply refer Checkout.com to merchants, and start receiving commission as soon as they begin processing with us.
New Online Documentation AvailablePrimarily aimed at developers, we’ve revamped the layout and content of our documentation to present our various payment solutions and integration options more clearly and succinctly.
Working at Checkout.com: A Marketing Intern’s PerspectiveWhat I really appreciated during my internship was that while we grew as an office quite quickly, we remained a tight-knit group. Far from your stereotypical corporate environment, Checkout.com is the kind of place where everyone’s opinion is valued.
The Not-So-Friendly “Friendly Fraud”The words 'friendly' and 'fraud' are not normally associated with one another. However, with the rate of deliberate chargebacks estimated at 86%, friendly fraud is a very real problem for e-commerce merchants. Discover four ways to reduce chargebacks from friendly fraud.
[Infographic] 5 Ways to Combat ChargebacksIn addition to the time managing disputes, businesses experiencing high chargeback rates can suffer loss of revenues, incur fees and in some cases, termination of their merchant account.
Top 10 Must-Haves in a Payment Service ProviderPayment Service Providers (PSP) have to be as fast, efficient and user friendly as possible. Simplicity is key. For shoppers, making a payment should be the easiest part about using a website or app.
Feature Focus: Introducing Flexible 3D SecureIn this post, we focus on a valuable feature that helps solve a common problem around 3D Secure for merchants - Whether or not to apply 3D Secure to transactions. We call it Flexible 3D Secure.
[Infographic] A Glance at the Chinese E-Commerce Market!In light of Chinese New Year, Checkout.com has compiled a guide on e-commerce and online payments in China. With over 618 million online users who spend collectively $328 billion a year online, China is a market any merchant should consider for those looking to grow their business.
The Checkout.com ExperienceWhen I decided to come to London, I was originally searching for an internship in a bank, as many recent graduates do. However, that was before attending my first interview with the Checkout.com team.
Accept Discover and Diners Club Cards with Checkout.comCheckout.com merchants can now accept payments from over 70 million cards running on the Discover Global Network, including Discover and Diners Club International. This new arrangement significantly increases the number of customers able to pay through our online payments solution.
Thank you for Visiting Checkout.com at eCommerce Expo 2015!We had two exciting and busy days at the eCommerce Expo 2015 last week and I would like to thank everyone who stopped by our booth. Click "read more" to read the recap of the event and view the two presentations that Checkout.com gave at the expo.
Entering Latin America with SafetyPay and Checkout.comWe are taking a big and important step into the fast-growing Latin American region with a new partnership. SafetyPay joins the growing list of local and alternative online payment options now available on Checkout.com’s unified payment platform.
Meet Checkout.com at eCommerce Expo 2015 in LondonThe Checkout.com team will be exhibiting at this year's eCommerce Expo in London on the 30th of September and 1st of October. The Expo offers a great opportunity for any e-commerce businesses to get up-to-date on the latest industry trends.
Expanding Checkout.com in China via Alipay CollaborationI am happy to announce that Alipay, the leading third party online payment solution in China, is now available for merchants on our unified Checkout.com payment platform! With the addition of Alipay, we have made it easy for merchants to access and sell to Chinese customers.
Checkout.com Beats the Competition… On the Turf!Several of the Checkout.com crew teamed up this Sunday to face other London-based Tech startups in a five-a-side football tournament. The competition, organised by the sports discovery app Sportmate, brought together 5 teams from some of the most exciting Tech industry players.
5 Ways to Prevent and Reduce ChargebacksChargebacks can turn into a real burden for e-commerce merchants. In addition to the time spent managing disputes, businesses experiencing high chargeback rates can suffer loss of revenues, incur fees and in some cases, termination of their merchant account.
Checkout.com Nominated for eCommerce AwardsI am pleased to announce that Checkout.com has been nominated as a finalist in two categories at the eCommerce Awards 2015! The award categories are “Best Innovation in eCommerce Payment” and "Best Product".
Entering the Chinese Market with Tenpay!We are happy to announce that Checkout.com merchants will now be able to accept online payments from Tenpay. This is an exciting opportunity as this new partnership opens up a new market with hundreds of millions of customers in China.
Expanding Options for Merchants Selling in Europe!The latest addition to our local payments portfolio is the Munich-based online payment method SOFORT Banking. SOFORT, a popular European online banking solution, is already an important player in the European payment landscape covering 99.9% of banks within its supported geographies.
Introducing POLi Payments for Australia and New Zealand!We are pleased to announce the addition of POLi as one of our newest partnerships in the Asia Pacific region. With POLi, we are yet again expanding our offering of payments methods within the Checkout solution for our merchants.
Lunch & Learn with WeWork and Checkout.comCheckout.com is hosting a Lunch & Learn together with WeWork, a collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs and creators. The aim of the Lunch & Learn is to uncover some of the myths and realities of online payment and to offer advice and answer questions on how to optimise your website.
Checkout.com Announced as Payments Awards Finalist!I am excited to announce that Checkout.com has been nominated in the category “Best online payments solution (merchant)” for the Payments Awards 2015. We are proud of the nomination as the entire team has been tirelessly working to get Checkout to where we are today.
International Expansion: 5 Lessons for StartupsAs part of London Technology Week, I was invited by Interop (London Technology Week's flagship event) to share Checkout.com’s views on international expansion and speak about the lessons learned and the challenges faced by startups on this journey.
London Technology Week’s Fintech Hackathon WinnerAfter 3 busy days of coding, programming and hacking, the Checkout.com Hackathon came to an end on Thursday afternoon on the last day of Interop London, the premier event of London Technology Week. The hackathon was the flagship hackathon of London Technology Week.
Join London Technology Week’s Flagship HackathonWe're counting down to next week's hackathon at Interop, the headline event of London Technology Week. Join the Fintech revolution at a hackathon sponsored by Checkout.com, put your skills to the test and win great prizes.
Accept Maestro Debit Cards in our Payment GatewayI’m excited to announce that Maestro, the multi-national debit card service owned by MasterCard, is now accepted by Checkout.com. This expands the online payment options available within our payment gateway to include one of the most popular debit card options in the world.
Checkout.com at Imperial College LondonWe're proud to be invited by UWAVE, Start-up SUN Network and Imperial Entrepreneurs to take part in the “Start-ups, Internships and Networking” event at Imperial College London on March 5th, 2015 and share with the talent and entrepreneurs of tomorrow our success story and vision of Online Payments.
Accept JCB Cards in the Checkout.com Payment GatewayI’m pleased to announce that we've added the Japan Credit Bureau (JCB) credit card network. This expands the online payment options available within Checkout.com's payment gateway to include one of the top card schemes in the world and notably provides access to millions of Japanese customers.
Thank you 2014, Hello 2015As the Checkout.com Team satisfactorily closes this intense year 2014, takes a night out and a two days break to get ready for 2015, I just wanted to share a few thoughts. Thank you 2014!
A new Corporate Identity and Branding for Checkout.comWe've updated our corporate identity and adopt a branding reflecting better our values and beliefs. After already a few years trading, mostly in Asia, we wanted to upgrade our corporate identity and adopt a branding reflecting better our values and beliefs.
Connecting Tech Talents at London Silicon MilkroundaboutSaturday 15th November, the Checkout.com Recruiting Team checked in for the first time at the London Silicon Milkroundabout. We were the first ones to enter the Old Truman Brewery for the 8th edition of this famous London career technology event and get ready to meet promising tech talents.