Payment Glossary

Merchant

A merchant is business that exchanges goods for monetary funds.

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  • MTE (Machine Transfer Entry)

    An entry initiated at an electronic terminal, such as an automated teller machine (ATM). This entry can either be a debit or a credit.

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  • PPD (Prearranged Payment and Deposit)

    A credit or debit entry to the account of a receiver where there is either a standing or one time written authorization that has been signed or...

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