Credit cards

Bookselling This Week logo
08 Sep
IndieCommerce logo image
19 Aug

IndieCommerce Webinar Recap: Credit Card Processing

The webinar recording, which can be found on, includes demonstrations of new IndieCommerce site features, a walkthrough of where to find and configure information on, and more.

Read More
29 Jul
IndieCommerce logo image

IndieCommunication: Credit Card Processing

This IndieCommunication covers credit card processing, as well as Indie Next List banner ads. 

Read More
09 Jan
Credit cards

Visa and Mastercard Settle Swipe Fee Class-Action Lawsuit

Booksellers may be included in a recent settlement in which the companies have agreed to pay between $5.54 billion and $6.24 billion to a class of more than 12 million retailers.

Read More
26 Nov

Credit Card Processing Tips and Insights From Chosen Payments

Here, ABA affinity partner Chosen Payments offers critical information across a range of topics, including payment gateways, accepting credit cards by phone, and monitoring chargebacks.

Read More
01 Nov
IndieCommerce logo image

IndieCommunication: IndieCommerce Institute, Credit Card Security, Co-Op Advertising

The most recent IndieCommunication invited booksellers to register for the IndieCommerce Institute, get ready for new credit card security changes, and sign up for a roundtable on co-op.

Read More
19 Oct
IndieCommerce logo image

IndieCommunication: ADA Compliance Webinar, Credit Card Security, New Features and Themes

The most recent IndieCommunication shares news about an upcoming webinar, a new feature to remind customers to complete checkout, credit card transaction security, and new mobile-friendly themes.

Read More
01 Oct
credit cards in wallet

IndieCommerce to Offer Increased Security for Credit Card Transactions

A new system allows for PCI-compliant payment processing, through which sensitive cardholder data, including full credit card numbers and card security codes, never touch booksellers’ websites.

Read More
15 May

ABA Partners With Chosen Payments for Credit Card Processing for Members

Chosen Payments, a national credit card processing company, will offer member booksellers exclusive, low rates as part of ABA’s affinity partnership program.

Read More
03 Apr

Assistance Available for Stores With PCI Compliance Questions

Booksellers who are struggling with navigating PCI compliance — data security requirements for credit card transactions — can contact the American Booksellers Association’s IndieCommerce team for help.

Read More
07 Jun

Facing Strong Opposition From Retailers, House Drops Attempt to Repeal Swipe Fee Cap

On May 24, the chair of the House of Representative’s Financial Services Committee announced that backers of the Financial CHOICE Act would drop a provision that would have repealed a cap on debit card swipe fees.

Read More
16 May

Act Now: Tell Congress to Oppose Swipe Fee Cap Repeal

Booksellers are reminded to contact their congressional representatives to voice opposition to the Financial CHOICE Act, which would repeal a measure regulating debt card swipe fees charged by banks.

Read More
10 May

ABA Urges Booksellers to Voice Opposition to Swipe Fee Cap Repeal

ABA is urging booksellers to contact their U.S. congressional representatives to voice their strong opposition to the Financial CHOICE Act, which would repeal a measure that regulates swipe fees charged by banks for debit card transactions.

Read More


About ABA

The American Booksellers Association, a national not-for-profit trade organization, works with booksellers and industry partners to ensure the success and profitability of independently owned book retailers, and to assist in expanding the community of the book.

Independent bookstores act as community anchors; they serve a unique role in promoting the open exchange of ideas, enriching the cultural life of communities, and creating economically vibrant neighborhoods.




Copyright 2019 American Booksellers Association. BookWeb is a registered trademark of ABA.
Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy, Accessibility Statement