(PRWEB) January 26, 2015
The Long Island Association (LIA) has endorsed Renaissance Merchant Services as the company of choice for members to use when seeking credit card processing services. Steve Schwimmer, Regional Relationship Manager with Renaissance Merchant Services, has been a member of the Long Island business group for over twenty years and now looks forward to being a trusted business asset. “As a credit card processing and business services provider, I look forward to offering guidance and greater opportunities for companies to grow. Credit card processing can be an often overlooked area of opportunity for merchants to save money and increase sales, we also have gift and loyalty card service,” stated Schwimmer.
The credit card processing industry has come under attack in recent years for being vulnerable to hacking, leading to identity theft. “With my extensive knowledge in identity theft and financial crimes, I can provide a unique perspective to business owners to help them minimize their risk. I have seen first hand industry best practices that work. I provide only the most comprehensive and vetted of services,” explains Schwimmer. Steve is also an agent for Lifelock® a comprehensive identity theft protection service for both consumers and businesses.
On the agenda will be helping members understand the new EMV technology which greatly increases the security of payment transactions by storing data on a chip embedded in a payment card. “This is an exciting time for merchants to be part of the growth of a new security payment system. Understanding new changes in technology and how this impacts their customers will aid in a stronger business model for companies of all sizes.” All processing solutions Steve provides meets stringent PCI compliance standards ensuring the most advance and secure processing solutions are available.
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Steve Schwimmer is the chairman of the Long Island Better Business Bureau Advisory Board, member of the NYC Metropolitan Better Business Bureau, Board member of the Plainview OB and the Syosset Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Accounting and Financial Professionals, past president of the National Association of Payment Professionals, member of the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators and a member of InfraGard. He also belongs to many other community and business groups. Renaissance Merchant Services is one of the largest privately owned and self-financed merchant services provider with over $3.5 billion in credit card volume processed. The company was formed in 1997. Steve should be your “Go-to-Guy” for further details on this information.