This best practice is used when your credit card company or bank regularly generates and sends a *.csv file containing credit card transactions. In this case, the credit card company sends the file (via Secure FTP or similar secure mechanism) to a specified location on your network, and the Unanet IMU is configured to import the credit card charges into Unanet on a scheduled basis. Scheduling the transactions to be imported by the IMU allows the integration to occur automatically, without administrator intervention.  

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