The COVID-19 crisis is making merchant providers very nervous.

Some merchants have killed entire categories like “information products” and their former clients were stuck unable to process credit cards with them.

What’s going on? How much risk is there to financial publishers?

More critically, how do you protect your self and mitigate merchant risk in your online business right now.

Brad Weimart, founder of a merchant processor who works with many financial publishers from the biggest down to smaller shops.

He is on top of everything happening in the merchant account world. I asked him to hop on with me and explain what’s changing, what the risks are right now, and what you can do to protect your business.