Rob there are some very good books out there, maybe a trip to the local book store will be of great value for your school paper. The subject varies from store to store solution and how the company wishes to process offline and administer offline so there are many issue to deal with. As for card processing, that information is better understood by contacting the processors themselves, you will find their sites are abundant with information. Andrew > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Rob Smith > Sent: 16 July 2004 16:58 > To: Thelist (E-mail) > Subject: [thelist] eCommerce > > > Hi list, > > I'm working on a school paper and I need to everything there > is to know about how, exactly, eCommerce works as far as from > when the person clicks the checkout/pay button to the moment > they receive their item via download or shipment. > > I'd like to know the details with Paypal, using standard > Credit Cards, and even eChecks. > > Thanks for pointing out some "you can find that here..."'s or > share your infinite knowledge. > > Rob Smith > -- > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !