Information about using payment gateways — particularly multiple payment gateways — to process transactions.

No More Endangered Eggs: Diversify Your Online Payments Stack

Posted on June 9, 2017 Ozella Bowman
WARNING - If you answer “yes” to any of the following questions your online payments stack could work against your long-term success:  Offering limited currency options? Tokenizing with a single payment gateway? Requesting card info at each transaction? Have a single transaction channel? If any
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Spreedly Insights: Reduce Failed Online Credit Card Transactions

Posted on April 18, 2017 Justin Benson
Spreedly’s mission is to democratize participation in payments by connecting platforms, online merchants, payment providers and other PCI compliant services. Information is one critical pillar of openness and, with that in mind, we’re proud to announce that Insights is available to all Spreedly
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Using Multiple Payment Gateways – 6 Business Advantages

Posted on March 30, 2017 Greg Schraff
As a merchant setting up shop online, the checklist of technical requirements goes something like this: While there’s plenty of information available on how to choose the right payment gateway there is very little information on why you may need to use more than one. That's why we conducted
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Switching From PayPal to Stripe: Impact on Credit Card Decline Rates

Posted on November 9, 2016 Justin Benson
Recently at Spreedly we had the opportunity to "drink our own champagne" (or eat our own dog food) as we switched from PayPal to Stripe and measured the impact on our credit card decline rates. As our customer's know, we help online merchants and marketplaces minimize PCI compliance scope v
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Is Your Payment Gateway Good Enough?

Posted on October 9, 2016 Shoresh Shafei
By: Shoresh, Kwasi & Justin If your company or business accepts online or mobile payments from customers, you are probably familiar with the payment gateway (sometimes referred to as Payment Service Providers outside the US). Payment gateways play a vital role in payment processing: they ca
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Why Spreedly when I just need a single payment gateway?

Posted on February 11, 2013 Justin Benson
We get this question fairly often so let's lay out the use case for why you might use Spreedly vs just going with a single payment gateway/merchant account. Spreedly customers generally fall into one of two categories. The first category are services that need to work with multiple payment gatew
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