Back in 2015, we compiled a short of the most common payment terms you’ll come across when you want to accept credit card payments on your website. For most entrepreneurs entering the online payments world, those terms were unfamiliar because they had never come across them before. That is when it came time to add online payments to your e-commerce website. In which case it highlighted another knowledge gap in the process being that it can be incredibly complex when considering things such as PCI compliance – which is a fundamental part of being able to process payments on your store.
But what is it – and what does PCI stand for? We’ll answer for those questions in this post to help you get a better understanding of PCI.