HOLIDAY SHOPPING 2019

HOLIDAY SHOPPING 2019

HOLIDAY SHOPPING 2019 We have researched some Holiday Shopping Data that we think might be useful, especially to independent retailers .  We are sharing it now because sellers will start ramping up in September and  October in order to capitalize on holiday sales...

Visa & Mastercard Swipe Fee Settlement

Visa & Mastercard Swipe Fee Settlement

September 18, 2019   The Court has preliminarily approved a proposed settlement of a maximum of approximately $6.24 billion and a minimum of at least $5.54 billion in a class action lawsuit, called In re Payment Card Interchange Fee and Merchant Discount Antitrust...

Retailers Work to Protect Swipe Fee Reform

Retailers Work to Protect Swipe Fee Reform

The Nebraska Retail Federation has been meeting with the Nebraska congressional delegation to retain the existing limits on debit card fees. Below is Tom Wright of Wright's Jewelers in Lincoln, NE with Congressman Jeff Fortenberry. Full details from NRF. Jim Otto...

LB44 Advances to Floor of Legislature

LB44 Advances to Floor of Legislature

  LB 44 would put an end to the unfair advantage online only sellers have over Nebraska retailers by requiring  those remote sellers (like eBay, Overstock.com, etc) to collect and remit Nebraska sales taxes.  Thank you to the following business groups for your...