React smartly to surcharging.

How do you react to suppliers who want to impose a surcharge (also called a "checkout fee") in conjunction with card payments? I welcome your comments. One end-user, Marti Alegria, previously shared her organization’s strategy with me. As she notes, they reacted smartly by strengthening their terms and conditions; learn more. Has your organization done the same? Just a couple simple statements are often enough.

Also react smartly by reviewing the networks’ requirements of merchants in relation to surcharging; visit the respective MasterCard and Visa websites.


About the Author

Blog post author Lynn Larson, CPCP, is the founder of Recharged Education. With more than 15 years of Commercial Card experience, her mission is to make industry education readily accessible to all. Learn more

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