February 28, 2012 10:19 ET

Merchant Processing Services Provider BluePay Is Named Certified Payments Professional™ (CPP)

BluePay, a Top Chicago Credit Card Processor, Is Awarded the Certified Payments Professional™ (CPP) Designation by the Electronic Transactions Association

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Feb 28, 2012) - BluePay, a leading provider of advanced merchant processing services, has earned distinguished recognition as a Certified Payments Professional™ (CPP) by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA). The designation is awarded to electronic transactions professionals who have met the ETA certification program's rigorous examination requirements, and have the experience and expertise to provide the highest level of electronic transaction services.

"The CPP™ credential certifies BluePay as highly competent and skilled in today's electronic transactions environment," said John Rante, BluePay CEO. "We are proud to be recognized as a qualified leader in the industry, and we will continue to develop our professional experience, technologies and capabilities in order to maintain the esteemed designation and provide our merchants with a superior level of payment processing solutions."

The ETA launched the certification program in 2011. Certification requirements include at least 36 hours of industry-related continuing professional education, to be completed every three years.

The CPP™ certification helps BluePay maintain a competitive advantage within the payment processing field. BluePay offers a wide range of credit card processing products, including mobile processing, ACH capabilities, wireless terminals and a secure e-commerce payment gateway. The processing company provides high levels of security through PCI compliant practices and advanced risk tools.

"With today's credit card processing technology constantly progressing, development and continued education within the electronic transactions field is critical," said Rante. "Merchants can count on our CPP-certified staff to provide advanced processing solutions that will improve and protect their business."

About BluePay: Providing the highest level of data security in the industry, BluePay ( makes U.S. and Canadian credit card processing simple and fast. BluePay is a full-service, Tier 1 credit card processor based in Naperville, Illinois, with offices and data centers located across the U.S. The firm leverages extensive industry experience and a comprehensive suite of credit card merchant processing services to provide a complete system of credit card processing solutions with competitive rates. Follow BluePay on Twitter ( for company and credit card processing industry updates.

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