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Can Businesses Charge a Credit Card Convenience Fee?

Can Businesses Charge a Credit Card Convenience Fee?

You may have noticed some gas stations, for example … It actually costs money for businesses to process credit card payments. Credit card processing companies charge a fee on each credit card purchase businesses make. Businesses also have to pay for &#8230…

Beacon Gas Station With Real Estate For Sale – Pittsburg

Beacon Gas Station With Real Estate For Sale – Pittsburg

Beacon gas station … with latest credit card processing, digital/prgrammable signage, image makeover and lot resurfacing. Accordingly, sale price is being raised to $ 1,250,000. terms remain the same. The listing # 118732 Beacon Gas Station With Real &#8230…

Three from Florida charged in gas pump skimming operation in Minneapolis

Three from Florida charged in gas pump skimming operation in Minneapolis

“Credit card skimmers hidden in gas … to its credit card processing devices. The pump had two skimming devices, one on each side. The computers configure the devices and download the credit card information off the skimming devices. Station video &#8230…

“Need to be careful:” Attorney General Schimel issues warning about credit card skimming devices

“Need to be careful:” Attorney General Schimel issues warning about credit card skimming devices

These devices have been discovered at gas stations across the state. The skimmers are small, nearly invisible devices that capture sensitive data and are inserted into credit card processing machines by criminals, going undetected by gas station and &#8230…

Credit card skimmers prompt warnings in Wisconsin

Credit card skimmers prompt warnings in Wisconsin

Credit card skimmers are small, nearly invisible devices that capture sensitive data after being inserted into credit card processing machines, going undetected by gas station and retail store proprietors. Once the credit or debit card information has been &#8230…

New gas pump law aims to protect consumer from skimming devices

New gas pump law aims to protect consumer from skimming devices

Gas stations are now being required to update their systems … Come October 1st, all gas pumps with with credit card processing systems must also have implemented a security measures to restrict the access of a customer’s card information being stolen…

Credit card skimmers targeted with gas pump changes, proposed Michigan law

Credit card skimmers targeted with gas pump changes, proposed Michigan law

Gas stations are being pushed to better protect their customers … deadline from payment processing companies for merchants to upgrade point of sale credit card processing equipment on gas pumps to chip readers, Michigan Petroleum Association President &#8230…

Michigan gas stations ‘losing their shirts’ as prices drop to 7-year low

Michigan gas stations ‘losing their shirts’ as prices drop to 7-year low

At J&H Oil Co. near Grand Rapids, lower prices at the pump are shaving 2 cents per gallon in credit-card processing fees from gas station expenses compared to a year ago, said Craig Hoppen, the company’s president. Plus, customers are more likely to buy &#8230…

Gas Station Credit Card Processing with Ignite Payments

Gas Station Credit Card Processing with Ignite Payments

The Ignite Payments Petroleum Plus service is a complete resource for merchants, offering our industry leading expertise in card processing and payment solutions to bring all major credit, debit and fleet cards right to the pump. Our powerful processing technology is ideally suited for petroleum merchants facing the latest winds…

The anatomy of gas prices

The anatomy of gas prices

Processing fees for credit card transactions also take away a large chunk of gas station profits. “On a $3.50 gallon of gasoline a retailer is paying about 2.5 percent per gallon credit card processing fee if the consumer pays with plastic,” Rud said…

Why do gas station prices vary?

Why do gas station prices vary?

It’s one of the great mysteries of the gas-price crunch: What accounts for the sometimes vast difference in price per gallon from one gas station to the next … leasing a prime piece of real estate. Credit card processing fees also can contribute to &#8230…