March 7, 2019

Your Contract Doesn’t Protect You: Recent Decision Should Make You Worry About Your Merchant Reserves

You are a merchant who does everything by the book. Should you have reservations about merchant contracts, especially how they treat reserves? Almost certainly, yes. Reserve […]
February 21, 2019
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How Can CBD Merchants Avoid Getting Screwed by Their Payment Processors?

Payment processors screw over merchants. It is a fact of life. And they tend to take advantage of small merchants, uninformed merchants, but most of all […]
December 11, 2018
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Why’s It So F&%*ing Hard to Get Credit Card Processing for CBD Products?

Cannabidiol, better known as CBD, has become a hot topic within the cannabis industry. Experts predict that sales in the hemp subcategory of CBD could surpass $22 billion […]
June 12, 2018
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Accepting Bitcoin for Payments: The Legal Basics Part 3 of 3

Accepting Bitcoin for Payments: The Legal Basics Part 3 of 3 In the first two parts of this three-part blog series, we reviewed a number of […]
May 30, 2018
The Legalities of Bitcoin

Accepting Bitcoin for Payments: The Legal Basics Part 1 of 3

  Cryptocurrencies, peer-to-peer digital currencies whose value is not determined by a central bank like the United States Federal Re serve but rather through a series […]
April 10, 2018

Are Nootropics Legal in the U.S.? It’s Complicated

There’s a joke in the nootropics industry. An eager consumer walks into a nootropics store. The customer — who’s excited about this category of products that […]
March 1, 2018

Need a Cash Alternative? Here are 7 Payment Methods for Weed Merchants

Marijuana dispensaries have come a long way in a short time. When my stoner niece brought me to her favorite dispensary recently, I was blown away […]