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Why is HTTPS Important?

We always come across the acronym HTTPS when browsing websites, and getting redirected for online payments. Now it’s time to get to know its role in the world wide web, and why it matters.

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Data Privacy

Why Should We Care About Data Privacy?

Social media have us scrolling down our feeds and posting updates constantly. And it’s become a habit with not just one, but the many social media platforms we use daily. We give so much of our personal data in exchange for apps, discounts, free trials, and yes, even those fun quizzes. Mostly everything requires us to give away our personal information, in one way or another. Our smartphones have become an extension of our lives. We download so many apps for convenience — from monitoring our sleep, steps, distance, our messages, travels, and interests.

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How to Use Bitcoin for Online Payments?

Bitcoin is accepted globally, but there’s no need for exchange rates, bank fees, or dual-currency billing. It crosses boundaries and is less volatile than cash. It has since been likened to gold because unlike cash, there is no means of duplicating cryptocurrency. In fact, Bitcoin is now the most sought-after currency as its value increases everyday. It is scarce, not easily corruptible, secure, and immune to inflation.

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How to Choose the Right Payment Gateway

How to Choose the Right Payment Gateway?

Like everything else, a business thrives in having a firm foundation. A foundation that’s made up of well thought-out decisions, paving way for cost-effective implementations, efficient business processes, and effective strategies. Laying these groundworks are crucial, as they can be the biggest money makers or deterrents for growth. And for online businesses, one big decision to start with is finding the right payment gateway. Luckily, there’s a lot of information online you can read up on. And to make it simple, we’ve come up with a comprehensive guide on how to choose the right payment gateway provider. These seven (7) points will help you find the right payments partner in no time.

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What is a Payment Gateway?

Given the rise of tech startups and businesses keeping up with the online world, a new concern has been going around boardrooms and meetings: “We need a Payment Gateway.” Out of these discussions, the fundamental question, “What exactly is a Payment Gateway, and why do we need one?” needs to be addressed.

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Being Start-up CEO

A company’s heart is its CEO. Leading startups is probably the hardest task and it is always shouldered by the founder. You start from scratch, and from the scratch, you’ll try to bring something out. ALTPAYNET is not an exception to that. With their fast-paced improvement, there are underlying facts that should be uncovered. Luckily, I was able to have the opportunity to do that. Now, let’s take a look at how Mr. Don Vacal, the CEO of ALTPAYNET gets by.

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altpaynet hiring interns

On Hiring Rockstar Interns

Internship Programs offer hands-on opportunity for students to work on their chosen field or industry. It lets student interns to try-out working and handling roles and responsibilities and at the same time being mentored by industry experts...

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5 E-Commerce Challenges Every Merchant Faces

The e-Commerce industry is rapidly hitting its numbers and definitely moving fast. It is seen in the global growth in the online sales across the UK, US and around the world...

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Recruitment, A Key Challenge For A Start-Up And Some Job Opportunities In Our Makati Office

Starting a new company entails a lot of challenges which include primarily hiring the best, the ambitious and the most reliable team members. Having previously started a company, I have recruited the best and the mediocre...

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