Hotel Payments Series: The Payment Processing System
We’re excited to launch our new hotel payment processing blog series, sharing all the insights and tips you need to evaluate your property’s existing operations and identify opportunities to reduce cost and deliver a better payment experience. As with any good series, we’re starting at the very beginning: the innerworkings of the payment processing system.
Simplifying & Securing Business with Sertifi: 2022 Highlights
As 2022 comes to a close, we’ve been taking time to reflect on the progress our industry’s made and the amazing work our community’s done this year. We're recapping and celebrating a few ways our users delivered better experiences in 2022.
Hotel Payments: How Chargebacks Could Cost You Your Merchant ID
Chargebacks obviously put your revenue at risk, but here’s one not-so-obvious way how: an excessive number of chargebacks can result in a cancelled MID, revoking your ability to accept any card payments. Preventing hotel fraud and chargebacks can be easy with the right solution.
Hotel Payments: Merchant IDs, Category Codes & The Cost of Misuse
Online purchasing is easier and faster than ever for consumers – but behind the scenes, a complex system is hard at work to process payments correctly. Read on to better understand the innerworkings of payments, so you can make sure your business is set up for success: getting paid at the lowest cost possible to you.
“Revenge Travel” and Keeping Up with Demand at the Holidays
Travelers are making up for lost time and going on spending sprees. Technology can have a huge impact on your operational effectiveness and ability sustain demand with a limited staff. Whether you’re new to Sertifi or already part of our customer community, check out some ways Sertifi can help you keep up during a particularly hectic time: the holidays.
Providing The Ultimate Travel Experience This Holiday Season
This year, travel has made a comeback reaching levels the industry hasn't seen in years. As the holiday season approaches, rising travel rates are keeping travel agents busy. Learn how you can provide the ultimate travel experience to your customers by using Sertifi.
3-D Secure: Stay Proactive About Hotel Fraud Prevention
Fraud continues to be a costly concern for the hospitality and travel industry. Fortunately, new ways to proactively protect your business are becoming available every day. 3-D Secure (3DS) is a newer standard you can adopt to secure online payment transactions and reduce the risk of unauthorized charges.
Disruptive Innovation: How e-Solutions and Herd Mentality Continue to Drive Competition Within the Hospitality Industry
The herd mentality that once held companies in the hospitality industry back from meaningful alteration is now transforming former “disruptive innovations” into necessities for success. By embracing digital solutions that were once seen as luxuries, the hospitality industry is leading the way by meeting the needs of customers in the digital sphere.
Webinar Recap: Creating a High-Touch Experience with Contactless Business
In case you missed it: here's a recap of “Creating a High-Touch Customer Experience with Contactless Business,” a webinar hosted by Sertifi and special guest Infor Hospitality on the HFTP network. We discuss ways to create seamless experiences with convenient, personalized, and secure digital practices.
Getting Back to Business with e-Payments
Every minute your staff has in a day should go toward creating a great guest experience, not worrying about processes that technology can make easier and more secure. Offering flexible online payment options is a great way to take care of your staff and guests.