Using Images For Marketing

Photos bring power to your advertising and marketing campaigns.  Humans are very visual and can process a photo much faster than reading text.  For instance, we could say that a Big Mac has two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese and pickles on a sesame seed bun but it just doesn’t have the same brain effect as showing you this photo of a Big Mac.


Photo courtesy of McDonald’s Inc.


Seeing a photo like this can actually make you crave a Big Mac and become hungry where it is unlikely the text description above would have the same effect.

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Your Mouse Might Prevent Online Fraud




How You Hold Your Mouse Might Prevent Online Fraud

As fast as new security tools are implemented to combat online credit card fraud, criminals devise new ways to beat the system or find new weak spots in how online credit card processing works.  Chosen Payments constantly monitors solutions that keep our merchants safe from experiencing a fraud loss.

Many of our clients such as home housewares, limo operators, uniform retailers and trade associations conduct the majority of their business through online transactions so improvements in fraud disruption are an important consideration.

If we go back in time to the early 90’s, we were pretty easily duped by phishing emails and Nigerian scam artists.  We gave up our personal data pretty easily because eCommerce was new and we had no idea how it worked.  This was like turning on a faucet of money for many fraudsters.

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Chosen Payments Excels



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CHOSEN PAYMENTS NAMED to the 2017 Inc. 5000 List with 3-Year Sales Growth of 564%


MOORPARK, Calif. (August 21, 2017) – Inc. Magazine has named Chosen Payments to its 2017 Annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the fastest growing privately owned companies in America.  The list represents a comprehensive review of privately held corporations that make up the backbone of the nation’s commerce and economy.  Companies such as Dell Computers, Domino’s Pizza and Zillow have appeared on this list in their infancy.  

Chosen Payments was ranked #800 in a review of more than six million privately owned companies. 

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