PRLog - Nov. 13, 2012 - SAN DIMAS, Calif. -- Sean Franke, CPP was a guest speaker at IE La Verne CalCPA group. This class was good for 1.00 CPE (continuing Professional Credit) for CPA's. Credit card merchant services is a complex and technical topic. bankcard topics included PCI compliance, Visa / MasterCard interchange rates, and Visa / MasterCard Rules.
Sean Franke, Certified Payments Professional
Sean Franke has been in the credit card merchant services business 19 years holding one of 384 Certified Payments Professional titles.
Several learning objectives were accomplished including:
● Learning about interchange the hidden bankcard tax.
● Gaining knowledge about recent Visa and MasterCard legislation and lawsuits.
● Understanding how PCI compliance impacts small business
CPA testimonials from the presentation:
♦ E. Friestad, CPA "I learned unknown information never presented before"
♦ T. Evans, CPA "Sean Franke presented a difficult subject clearly with great examples"
♦ CPA "End was fascinating"
♦ B. Gram, CPA favorite part was "explanation of interchange rates and understanding of security issues"
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