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How to Connect with Remote Employees and Customers over the Holidays

by Niki Blois November 19, 2020 Last Updated: November 19, 2020 Customers and employees alike may be feeling more isolated and disconnected this winter. Companies can take a few simple steps to connect with employees and [...]

2020-11-19T17:06:56-08:00Business Tips|

8 Ways to Cut Down on Outstanding Payments

by Niki Blois September 10, 2020 Last Updated: October 23, 2020 Outstanding payments are not rare.According to Deloitte, about 47% of merchants experience late payments. And according to Fundbox, over $3 trillion is owed to U.S. businesses and tied [...]

Is Flat Rate Pricing the Best Choice for Your Business?

The credit card processing industry can be confusing. For merchants just starting out with credit card payment acceptance, it’s often a difficult journey to find a reputable processor and negotiate a fair fee. How can merchants know they’re getting a good deal? Depending on [...]

Credit Card Convenience Fees: The Pros and Cons for Merchants

Is charging a credit card convenience fee the right choice for your business? If your business wants to offer customers new avenues of credit card payment—like paying over the phone or online—you’ll have to decide if you also want to charge a convenience fee. [...]

2020-08-06T09:10:26-07:00Business Tips|

Can Businesses Charge a Fee for Paying with a Credit Card?

Can businesses charge a fee for paying with a credit card? Many merchants find themselves wrestling with this question. They want to start accepting credit card payments from their customers, because accepting credit cards can help establish their credibility as a business, boost sales [...]

2020-08-05T17:25:23-07:00Business Tips|

How Omnichannel Selling is Changing Accounts Receivable

What is omnichannel selling? If you’re unfamiliar with omnichannel selling, it may sound like business jargon. But it’s not just a buzzword—it’s a comprehensive selling strategy that can boost your business and dramatically increase sales and customer retention. Omnichannel selling is a holistic, integrated [...]

4 Common Accounting Problems That Are Slowing Your Business Growth

Every business wants to grow. But there can be hidden factors holding your business back from its full potential—like accounting challenges that add up over time. If not addressed, these problems can keep business growth in the slow lane. Many businesses face these challenges, [...]

How to Limit Unnecessary Chargebacks During Covid-19

It is an understatement to say that companies have been severely impacted by Covid-19. Fluctuations in demand, labor, and inventory have resulted in slower order fulfillment. And government-mandated lockdowns have made it downright impossible to fulfill some orders, including events, classes, and experiences. Issues [...]

Credit Card Processing for Phone Orders

Looking for credit card processing for phone orders? For restaurants, wholesalers, and delivery-based businesses, taking credit cards over the phone is a fast and straightforward way to get paid. The human-to-human interaction of a phone order can also ease a customer’s mind in a [...]

Get Work Done and Have Fun Too: Productivity during the Holiday Season

If you Google “productivity during the holidays,” your results page will flood with a mixed bag of results ranging from “9 Strategies to Boost Employee Productivity during the Holiday Season” to “‘Tis the Season to Goof Off at Work and That’s Good for Productivity.” [...]

2019-12-17T13:14:42-08:00Business Tips|