DOTS Order ValidationSM by Service Objects is a real-time fraud detection API that verifies, standardizes and authenticates customer order information. This service performs multi-function verifications including address validation, BIN validation, reverse phone lookup, email validation, and IP validation. Our proprietary normalizing algorithm inspects the various customer components and returns a 0-100 quality score on the overall validity and authenticity of the customer. [View Datasheet] [Watch Product Video]
Service Objects offers comprehensive tools to assist in your integration and deployment of DOTS Order Validation.
- Developer Guide (Roadmap for integration, operations and input/outputs)
- Service Path (Test operations for this API)
- XML WSDL (Description of data types, details, interface, location and protocol)
- Sample Batch Trial (Upload a sample batch to test)
Download DOTS Order Validation Sample Code, and get instant access to code that illustrates how to integrate the API calls in a variety of programming languages.
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Order Validation Features
- Cross-validates customer information against seven distinct DOTS Contact Validation services including: Address Validation - US, Phone Exchange, IP Address Validation, BIN Validation and Email Validation
- Over 200 proprietary tests are performed to normalize and standardize data and an overall order score of 0-100 is produced, and flagged for pass, review or fail
- Billing and shipping address outputs are validated, standardized and corrected to USPS mailing standards, and multiple notes are returned including flags for PO boxes, non-contiguous state, vacant lot or returning mail
- Validates billing and shipping phone numbers; mismatches in geographic fidelity are flagged before the transaction reaches credit card gateway
- Validates the billing and shipping contact name and returns helpful flags that indicates things like if the name is bogus, vulgar or a string of dictionary words
- Validates the 6 digit Bank Identification Number (BIN) of a card and also returns flags to indicate if the BIN is for a gift card or if the card is from a country of high risk
- Validates the email address and returns warning flags including disposable email address, bogus or potential spam-trap
- Accepts your Merchant Category Code (MCC) to help identify the incoming order information
- Real-time API or batch services available
- Response time as fast as 1 second
Benefits of Order Validation
- Improves shipping times to customers when addresses are accurate increasing customer loyalty and satisfaction
- Reduces lost inventory from shipments delivered to wrong addresses
- Reduces chargeback fees from credit card processing
- Eliminates stolen inventory due to fraudulent orders
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*A one-time activation fee applies on month-to-month agreements. No activation fee for one-year prepaid agreements. Payment due upon account activation.