Taking Card Payments, weighing the risks and understanding Chargebacks.

Accepting card payments from new or unknown clients, online and offline can be a risky business. We open ourselves up to fraud. With the right approach however, these known risks can be mitigated.

In this article, we’ll look at the known risks of accepting card payments from new or unknown clients - online or offline - and the outcome of when it goes wrong: the ‘Chargeback’, what to do when it happens, how to avoid it and how to increase the likelihood of winning in the case of a dispute.

This is essential reading for any businesses looking to maximise their rate of conversion and close more deals.

You may use the links below to jump to various areas of the article:

i. What’s driving client behaviour: Accepting card payments from new and unknown clients, online and offline

ii. What are Chargebacks


iii. What are the reasons for Chargebacks

iv. What you can do to prevent Chargebacks

v. How to increase your likelihood of winning a dispute