An assortment of product updates & features, webinar schedules & registration, payment industry jib jab, plus random contributions of PayTracer culture, talent, and in-house happenings.
Nov 3, 2020 | 11AM PT
EMV 101: PayTrace EMV 2.0
PayTrace EMV 2.0 helps merchants accept secure payments using a keyboard emulation reader to quickly accept card-present transacti...
Nov 12, 2020 | 9AM PT
Sales 101 - Selling the virtual terminal
An introduction to PayTrace's most popular product, the Virtual Terminal. We will take the virtual terminal on a test drive and al...
Nov 23, 2020 | 11AM PT
Sales 103 - Succeeding with professional offices
Grow your portfolio with professional offices. Learn a few successful techniques for getting your foot in the door. Professio...
August 27, 2020
The basics of PayTrace EMV 2.0
Our newest addition to our gateway, PayTrace EMV 2.0 uses plug-and-play for easy operation, integration, and interchange optimization.
July 22, 2020
It's fast, simple, and it's on our API - PayTrace EMV 2.0 is here
PayTrace is proud to introduce our new EMV 2.0 omni-channel solution. It's a breeze to qualify for better interchange rates and ma...
May 15, 2020
Answering interchange questions with James Shepherd
Our most recent PayTrace Power30 webinar produced dozens of great questions from attendees, and we felt compelled to answer some a...
May 14, 2020
Payment Link - A simple solution to accept digital payments
It's now easier than ever to get paid fast. Payment Link by PayTrace allows merchants to accept payments from customers, free...
April 6, 2020
Integrated software solutions can expand your portfolio
Learn how you can build an irresistible sales package and add interchange optimization for B2B merchants using software integration.
March 19, 2020
An update on COVID-19 from our CEO
The rapid pace of the COVID-19 pandemic is creating uncertainty in all of our personal and professional lives. I want you to know that you are important to PayTrace.
January 7, 2020
PayTrace GO app arrives for iOS and Android
We are excited to announce that a new version of PayTrace Go, our mobile payments app, is available on the iOS and Android app sto...
December 10, 2019
PayTrace's Eric Jenks featured on Merchant Sales Podcast
Update: We've grown our partnership with James Shepherd to help ISOs discover the amount B2B merchants can save through interchang...
December 9, 2019
Preserving the planet for future generations
Sometimes, community service means working indoors. Some projects, however, mean getting your hands dirty. PayTracers helped ...
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December 8, 2019
Providing fresh, healthy food for Spokane families
With a rotating slate of food sorting projects, volunteers with Second Harvest enjoy a diverse array of ways to impact the Spok...
December 6, 2019
Lending a hand with Tom's Turkey Drive
Few community events draw out volunteers each year like Tom's Turkey Drive in Spokane. This successful annual charity event starte...
December 5, 2019
Volunteering on the Hoopfest court
For PayTracer Kevin H., basketball is near and dear to the heart. On the last weekend of June each year, the city of Spoka...
December 3, 2019
Mentoring the next generation
Talent team members Maria G. and Heather W. were interested in discovering a way to volunteer that created connection and provi...
November 26, 2019
PayTracers make us a best place to work
Recently, we were thrilled to learn that for the third consecutive year, PayTrace ranked among the best places to work in the Inla...
September 24, 2019
Shopping Cart gets a facelift - introducing Payment Link
Welcome to Payment Link - our new online payment experience.Throughout the past year, we gathered merchant feedback regarding our ...
September 18, 2019
PCI changes for GET method requests
PCI compliance and security are important to PayTrace. We know they are for you, as well.Please take action by providing this post...
September 6, 2019
New update arriving for PayTrace Go app
Listening to feedback is a key part of our mission to make merchants happy. Based on merchant feedback, we decided to revisit our ...
August 20, 2019
New card brand enhancements ready for roll out
At PayTrace we are always improving our product for our users and to comply with industry standards. Our team recently finished wo...
August 20, 2019
PYMNTs.com features PayTrace's expertise with interchange
PayTrace CEO and founder Scott Judkins recently spoke with PYMNTS.com about challenges faced by businesses when switching to comme...
February 28, 2019
PayTrace named a 'Best Fintech to Work For' by American Banking
Earlier this week, PayTrace was recognized for living its core value of making PayTracers happy by being named one of the Best Fin...
February 6, 2019
We built true community in 2018
PayTrace loves to make merchants happy. We believe that to make merchants happy, PayTracers must first be happy. Each member on ou...
January 22, 2019
New Mastercard and TSG white paper features PayTrace
Selling interchange just became even easier. In a recent white paper written by MasterCard and The Strawhecker Group, focusing on ...
January 15, 2019
New card brand updates for force-post transactions
Force-post (a.k.a. offline) transactions are particularly vulnerable to fraud. As such, Visa recently announced new standards for ...
November 7, 2018
EMV hardware upgrade
The PayTrace EMV solution is now certified on the Ingenico iPP 320 v4 card reader. Learn more about this new product and our EMV solution.
October 9, 2018
Welcome home, Jackson
The call to deploy is always a possibility for members of our nation's armed forces. Last September, PayTracer Jackson K. received that call and began preparing to deploy to Afghanistan for eight months
September 26, 2018
We're one of Spokane's Best Places to Work
Continuing to fulfill its mission of making its employees happy, PayTrace Inc. was recently a finalist in the small business categ...
September 18, 2018
Meet our new Biz Dev leadership
PayTrace is pleased to announce two promotions in our Business Development team. Get to know more about two great PayTracers and their new roles.
August 8, 2018
Staying cool with shades
One of our core values is to celebrate, and there certainly has been plenty of cause for celebration in the first half of 201...
July 11, 2018
PayTracers lend a hand at BizTown
A few weeks ago, our National Sales Manager, Eric Jenks, joined me to volunteer with Sacajawea Elementary School, in Vancouver, Wash. Their fifth-grade class attends Junior Achievement BizTown every year, which combines in-class learning with a day-long visit to a simulated town.
July 3, 2018
New data protection for EMV devices
PayTrace solutions provide one of the industry's most advanced EMV fraud protection tools. Consumer security is serious business. ...
June 5, 2018
Surveying the code
Richard W. is a Senior Software Engineer at PayTrace. He recently created his own customized bookmarking solution to mak...
May 16, 2018
Eat. Sleep. Volunteer.
PayTracer, Laura W. and her husband live our value of community focus. As active members of the Volunteer Search and...
May 16, 2018
Faster search and reporting
We listened and improved our View Transactions functionality based on your feedback. Our View Transaction feature allows your te...
May 9, 2018
A remote-first manifesto
By Balki Kodarapu Servant Leader. Builder of autonomous engineering teams. WFH dad. Remote-first champion. ...
May 8, 2018
Building community through advocacy for T1D
Our core values up close - a community focus PayTracer Sam J. is an advocate for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation,...
May 2, 2018
Improving Cardholder Security
You are already using one of the industry's most advanced payment gateway and fraud protection tools. PayTrace is always working t...
October 30, 2017
Browser-based EMV solution is here
In response to strong demand for its leading payment gateway solutions, PayTrace, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its E...
September 5, 2017
One of the Best Places to work in the Inland Northwest
PayTrace has recently earned the distinction as one of the Best Places to Work in the Inland Northwest. PayTrace is passionate ...
August 7, 2017
PCI change to user time out settings
On August 14th, 2017, PayTrace will be rolling out a mandated change to the User Time Out Settings, reducing the maximum allowed v...
June 30, 2017
Site maintenance for data center migration
Server migration scheduled maintenanceSaturday, July 9th, 2016 between 8:00PM - 9:00PM PDTPlanned 30-min outage will occur startin...
May 8, 2017
PayTrace moves HQ to new office
In response to strong demand for our leading payment gateway solutions, PayTrace is moving our corporate headquarters.Please note ...
January 26, 2017
Websocket EMV system update
Thank you for being a valued customer and for participating in early EMV testing. You should take pride in being among the earl...
January 24, 2017
PayTracer Jackson K. serves in the Army National Guard and Reserve. In September, 2017 his unit was summoned into active duty and...
January 11, 2017
TLS v1.0 & v1.1 coming to an end
Say goodbye to support for TLS v1.0 & v1.1. Termination is January 17, 2017.Help your merchants upgrade to TLS v1.2 You can help ...
December 20, 2016
Receipt printer upgrade to Java Web Start
We're upgrading to a new Java Web Start receipt printing solution.This only applies to receipt printing hardware (computer printer...
December 14, 2016
Merchant fraud prevention tools
We have recently seen an increase in fraudulent activity through the PayTrace shopping cart for a few merchants who had not enabled their shopping cart authentication text.
September 28, 2016
Card brand updates
PayTrace is actively monitoring card brand rules and regulation changes. We are continually making updates to our system to ensure compliance.
July 20, 2016
New data center migration is complete
Dear PayTrace Partners,PayTrace successfully transferred our servers last weekend, completing the 4th phase of an extensive infras...
December 3, 2015
PayTrace brand refresh reveal and site launch
PayTrace has reinvigorated its brand this week with the reveal of a new logo and tagline. The logo refresh offers merchants a warm...