The Great Debate: PF WORLD 2018 Speakers to Face off on Merits – and Pitfalls – of Becoming a PF

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The Great Debate: PF WORLD 2018 Speakers to Face off on Merits – and Pitfalls – of Becoming a PF
When software companies integrate payments into their platforms, many face the decision of whether to become a payment facilitator or outsource the payments function to someone else. Becoming a PF holds both risk and reward, so how can they decide?

Amazon Creates Potential Challenges for Small Business; Shopify Goes 3D: News Roundup

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Amazon Creates Potential Challenges for Small Business; Shopify Goes 3D: News Roundup
PaymentFacilitator’s News Roundup is a curated mix of the past week’s news and articles from around the web, including company announcements, global payments news, and other coverage and analysis of topics relevant to payment facilitators.

PCI and Payment Facilitation: What are PFs Responsible For?

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PCI and Payment Facilitation: What are PFs Responsible For?
Companies that choose to integrate payments into their B2B software offerings must consider risk from a number of perspectives. This week, we report on some of the fundamental issues and decision points behind payment facilitators’ relationship with the industry data security standard.

PFs Launch Faster Funding Options to Improve Merchant Experience

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PFs Launch Faster Funding Options to Improve Merchant Experience
Getting funds to small businesses faster is the goal at the heart of recent new offerings from leading payment facilitators. On Tuesday, PayPal introduced Funds Now – its new feature enabling immediate access to funds for businesses “in good standing.”

Data Localization Drives Delays; Amazon Goes Brick-and-mortar: News Roundup

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Data Localization Drives Delays; Amazon Goes Brick-and-mortar: News Roundup
PaymentFacilitator’s News Roundup is a curated mix of the past week’s news and articles from around the web, including company announcements, global payments news, and other coverage and analysis of topics relevant to payment facilitators.

MINDBODY’s Chandre: We Are a Payments Company

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MINDBODY’s Chandre: We Are a Payments Company
For many B2B software companies, the integration of payments is an evolution. The company begins by offering software to enable business operations for a particular vertical. The benefit of offering payments to support those operations may become clear later on. Not so with MINDBODY.