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Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday all Set New Record Highs

Desktop and mobile eCommerce sales reached a combined $14.5 billion across Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, while CNP channel sales on each day increased by at least 17 percent year-over-year. The nearly $6.6 billion in eCommerce sales on Cyber Monday set a new record for the largest online shopping day in North America, as

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The Holiday Season is Also Fraud Season

It’s no secret that fraudsters increase their activity and fraud attempts during the holiday season when many merchants are at peak volume, but considering other fraud factors ACI Worldwide predicts a more than 40 percent increase in fraud this holiday season.  Meanwhile the FBI warns of fraudulent merchants, mobile apps with malware and work from

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Couriers Expecting Holiday Shipments to Increase by About 10 Percent This Year

Shipping companies always hire seasonal employees to help with increased deliveries during the holiday season but this year both FedEx and UPS are expecting considerable growth from last season, 8.8 and 11 percent, respectively. Meanwhile the U.S. Postal Service is anticipating a 12 to 14 percent increase in holiday season deliveries. The continued increase in

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