Showing posts tagged with '2Checkout'

December 12, 2014

‘Tis the Season for Fraud Prevention

Posted by Janeesa Hollingshead Category Icon2Checkout Category IconConversions & UX

The last two months of the year are full of holidays around the world, many of which spur increased buying behavior from consumers worldwide. While the holiday season may be a major revenue generator for merchants, it also tends to cause an increase in the number of fraud cases merchants must deal with. In fact, November sees more fraud involving card not present...

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November 18, 2014

Introducing: Account Updater

Posted by Janeesa Hollingshead Category Icon2Checkout Category IconNews & Trends

At 2Checkout, we’re devoted to providing you with the best payment tools so you can focus on growing your business. Today, we’re launching Account Updater to help you minimize avoidable lost recurring sales when your customers’ credit card information changes. Account Updater automatically refreshes credit card data to reflect recent changes, including new...

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August 22, 2014

2Checkout Partners with WooThemes

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout

2Checkout is excited to announce a new partnership with WooThemes, the most popular e-commerce plugin for Wordpress. With this new integration, we can now give WooCommerce merchants in nearly 200 countries the capability to accept payments online in 26 currencies. This access helps e-commerce businesses tackle new global markets and convert more customers...

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June 30, 2014

Picking an Online Payment Processor: Integrations

Posted by Janeesa Hollingshead Category Icon2Checkout Category IconTechnology

The main goal for choosing an online payment processor is to not only find a service that fulfills a company’s payments needs, but will also seamlessly integrate into a company’s technology and website structure. For example, if the merchant plans on working with specific shopping cart software, it’s more important to choose an online payment processor that can...

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June 5, 2014

2Checkout Redesigns Banking Wizard

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout

We’re excited to announce some new updates to our Banking Wizard, the system 2Checkout merchants use to set up their payment profile and dictate and how they are paid from their buyers. The product team completely modified the interface with new fields so that all merchants now have the necessary inputs and tools to enter the specific data to receive money however they...

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May 28, 2014

2Checkout Launches Quarterly Fraud Index Report To Monitor Global Online Payment Scams

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout Category IconInternational

Fraud and online security are two of the biggest concerns we hear about from our merchants on a consistent basis. What countries have the most fraudsters? What products are safer to trade in? What currencies are at risk for fraudulent activity? With these questions in mind, we decided to dive deep into our resources and report back on data from a sample of almost one million...

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May 14, 2014

2Checkout Payment API Q&A with Senior Product Manager Joel Zimmerman

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout Category IconTechnology

This week, 2Checkout released its latest platform: the Payment API. Whereas hosted checkouts give businesses the opportunity to seamlessly integrate 2Checkout’s technology with a few simple steps, the Payment API offers unlimited customization and control, allowing merchants and designers the opportunity to directly incorporate our payment technology into their site...

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April 29, 2014

Shopify Now Integrates with 2Checkout

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout

2Checkout is ecstatic to announce a new partnership with Shopify, the e-commerce platform that provides online merchants with a professional online storefront. As of today, Shopify directly integrates with 2Checkout, allowing Shopify customers to sell in 196 countries. This new partnership guarantees an unprecedented level of access for Shopify merchants looking to tap into new global markets.


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April 24, 2014

2Checkout Attracts $60 Million in Growth Capital

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout

2Checkout began as a startup in founder Alan Homewood’s basement before expanding into a premier international payment service provider, with offices located in the United States, Ireland, and Hong Kong. Throughout the company’s trajectory, we’ve focused on partnering with the right companies and thought leaders to make a singular checkout platform that empowers online merchants with access to...

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April 23, 2014

Q&A with 2Checkout’s New CEO, Shawn Budde

Posted by Sean Edgar Category Icon2Checkout


Today, 2Checkout is proud to announce Shawn Budde as its new CEO. Budde brings a wealth of expertise and management cultivated over 25 years in the finance and banking industries. Mr. Budde has held executive roles at Citibank and Capital One and is also the co-founder and President at ZestFinance, a VC-backed technology company that merges big data with...

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