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About Justin McDonald

Mr. McDonald is a third generation native Floridian who attended Florida State University, earning Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Economics. He has over twelve years' experience as a fraud and risk management consultant and six years' experience teaching economics at the college level.

Mr. McDonald is considered a subject matter expert in the digital fraud and payments space while serving as both a professional development and academic educator. He has led the research, data analysis and writing of many payment industry studies, reporting findings at national conferences and events.


Professional Life

Mr. McDonald has a diverse portfolio of professional works, accolades and accomplishments organized below.


Professional Skills & Experience

An overview of completed projects, accomplishments and qualifications.

White Papers & Technical Writing

Mr. McDonald has written over 20 payment and risk industry white papers and 500+ technical and current event/news articles.

Data Analysis & Survey Reports

Major surveys, data analyses and accompanying reports I have led or co-authored with information on my contributions and links to download.

Media Quotes & Interviews

Links to published articles where I have been featured, quoted or interviewed as a Subject Matter Expert in risk and payments.

Speaking at Conferences & Events

Presented at 2019 FICPA, 2016 Merchant Risk Council (MRC) as well as 2014 and 2015 Card Not Present (CNP) Expos.

Press Releases & Marketing Writing

Press releases, announcements and other marketing materials to promote free and premium reports, white papers and professional training.

Consulting & Research

Payment & risk management consulting. Custom research on competitive analysis, market opportunity and more.

Professional & Academic Educator

Mr. McDonald developed and manages a catalog of 40+ payment and risk training courses including multiple Professional Certification levels.

Website Design & Management

Design, copy writing, domain and hosting management. Experienced in managing HTML websites with responsive design, PHP and CSS.

Education & Certifications

Educational background including academic and professional certifications and accomplishments.

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