Elavon: Are your returns properly authorized prior to settlement?

Author: Elavon If you weren’t already aware, online authorization is always required for credit card purchase returns prior to settlement. This is a compliance requirement from all the major card brand networks. We recently learned that Visa is stepping up its

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Elavon: What’s driving mobile wallet’s staying power?

Author: Elavon   Hand-held devices have played a significant role in shaping modern shopping behavior, and while their convenience has driven mobile wallet popularity, it is the layers of security that give the in-person payment method its staying power. In fact,

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Business Immigration – Canada And U.S. – What You Need To Know Right Now

Author: Melissa Babel, B.A. (Hons) LL.B, Barrister and Solicitor at Babel Immigration Law Canadian updates Express Entry Update May 2022  The Federal government’s budget bill includes new authority for the Minister of Immigration to invite applicants based on occupation and

Build a Bird-friendly Business

Author: Deborah Kenley, Senior Coordinator of Greening Corporate Grounds at Credit Valley Conservation Three billion dollars is a lot to lose. But what about three billion birds? Studies estimate that North America has lost nearly three billion birds over the

How To Prime Your Business For Higher Interest Rates

Author: Samuel Cummings, Associate Vice President and Market Lead, Mississauga Rising interest rates and soaring inflation, along with the lingering affects of the COVID-19 pandemic, are affecting every aspect of the Canadian economy. Sound financial planning and personalized advice continues

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority: Helping Tourism Take Off

Author: Tourism Mississauga More than a transportation hub, Pearson Airport brings loved ones and tourists to Mississauga to discover its incredible businesses and attractions. It’s both the main landing point for visitors to Ontario and a key partner in Mississauga’s

Transitioning under Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

Author: Matthew Czerwinski, Associate at KMB Law After a lengthy delay, Ontario’s Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (“ONCA”) was proclaimed into force on October 19, 2021, updating and modernizing laws for not-for-profit corporations and charities in Ontario as well as replacing

The Political Round Up

Local and Regional The Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) is the voice of business at the City of Mississauga and Region of Peel orders of government. COVID19 Response Both the City of Mississauga and Region of Peel have returned to

There’s Never Been A Better Time To Digitize Your Business

Author: Christopher Sklad, Senior Client Partner, BDC Advisory Services in Mississauga. Canadian businesses are making great strides in adopting digital technologies, however too many organizations are still lagging behind. This means they’re missing out on major opportunities that come from

One Year In: Let’s Do This Mississauga!

Author: Trevor McPherson MBOT President and CEO Next month will mark one year since I joined the Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) as its new President and CEO. At the time, I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect.  I was