Industry Trends
Bangladesh e-Commerce Scene Ready to Jump to the Next Level

Bangladesh is a country with over 150 million residents but more than that, it is the most densely populated country on the planet, with more people per square mile than any other country. The population is on the verge of an economic breakout, especially in the e-commerce sector, and now the European Union is looking to create strong ties with Bangladesh.

Announcements
Payza and Loyalty Roadside Assurance Team Up for a Special Offer

Nobody wants to be left out in the cold, stranded on the side of a lonesome highway waiting for a tow truck that’s sure to cost a small fortune. It’s something nobody wants to experience, but a reality that every driver should be prepared for.

Business
Stopping the Bleed: What the Heartbleed Bug Can Teach Ecommerce Businesses

Last week the web was rocked with the news of the Heartbleed bug, which affected servers by exploiting a vulnerability in OpenSSL encrypted data (Payza’s servers were secure – you can learn more in this post). The vulnerability had particularly severe implications for ecommerce businesses, as it gave hackers access to a server’s memory, where sensitive data like usernames, password information, and credit card numbers are stored. Ecommerce businesses can take this opportunity to take another look at their web server security.

Press Release
Payza adds U.S. Bank Transfer Deposits and Withdrawals

Payza, a leading online payment processor and remittance platform, announced the launch of Bank Transfer (ACH) deposits and withdrawals for all Payza members with U.S. bank accounts. The new services are currently the lowest cost deposit and withdrawal methods available to members.