Holiday Season Reminders: Prevent Fraudulent Transactions and Chargebacks

With the holiday shopping season upon us, it’s a good time to review some good practices in helping prevent your business from incurring losses from fraudulent transactions and chargebacks. Face-to-Face Transactions If the card presented for payment is not a chip card, always swipe the card. In the event of a Chargeback, this provides proof …

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Small Business Saturday – The Movement

Small Business Saturday November 25, 2017 In 2010, Small Business Saturday (SBS) was founded in effort to bring awareness to small businesses in America. American Express originally incentivized consumers to shop locally, however SBS has since outgrown these roots. While it is still a registered trademark of the American Express Corporation, it has now evolved …

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Is it really ……. just that easy?

#WRFProudPartner winner! Our Proud Partner program was just rolled out new this summer, but Lynn Aspinwall of Sonic Foundry isn’t new to Wind River. Her experience and trust in Wind River made it an easy connection when she became the Exalted Ruler for the Madison Elks Lodge #410. Lynn, thank you for sharing your “Happy …

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CYBER SECURITY AND THE ART OF WAR

Successful cyber-attacks can ruin businesses, livelihoods, and even the lives of Small and Medium Business (SMB) owners and their customers. The enemy continues to grow stronger, launching over 4,000 attacks at SMBs daily. And, the stakes could not be higher. This is not a game……this is a war. • The majority of cyber-attacks are directed …

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October 2017 Interchange and Network Fee Notification for Payment Processing

There are a number of new and revised fee structures effective October 1, 2017 being implemented by VISA. Wind River Financial believes in transparency of all association fees applicable to your merchant processing costs, so we will be passing through these new fees with no mark-ups or changes. There are hundreds of fee structures and …

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A New Form of Advocacy #WRF Proud Partner

Dove Healthcare has been consistently recognized as the provider and employer of choice for skilled nursing and rehabilitation services in their community and long-term care industry. With a diverse workforce of more than 1,000 employees, Dove Healthcare provides compassionate care and service to an average of 425 residents and patients every day. “Our industry is …

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