Rolling Reserve – What is that?

By Dennis E.R. Pedersen

A rolling reserve is a chargeback risk prevention tool, and is used with any business model that is deemed high risk of getting them. For the most part bank will set a firm percentage based on the risk involved with the business. Can be 5%-20% of transaction value per month. (10% of 100.000 processed would…

High Risk Industries

By Dennis E.R. Pedersen

What categorizes a merchant as high risk besides MCC codes. It is based on product sold, company location, straight-sale/webshop or recurring, Card not present, if risk for chargebacks is high. Which is most acquirers is above 1% even though some industries are under but still counts as high risk merchants. There are three categories of…