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Will the Supreme Court Grant More Favourable Credit Card Fees for Canadian Merchants?

The first hurdle has been cleared for Canadian merchants seeking lower credit card fees for customer transactions. The British Columbia Supreme Court has allowed a multi-billion dollar class-action lawsuit that challenges the amount of fees paid by merchants on credit card transactions. Two B.C. law firms are representing a Vancouver-based... Continue reading »

The Bitcoin Breakthrough

A software glitch, distributed denial of service attack or my personal favourite, 'transaction malleability', were reasons cited over the past few days for shutting down major exchanges for everyone's favourite digital currency - Bitcoin. Bitcoin, as you've heard, is the decentralized digital currency and payment system that has captured worldwide... Continue reading »