Merchant Account & Marketing Tips

Helping you put more money in your pocket

Part of being a small business owner is accepting the fact that in order to accept payments via credit cards, you will have to pay a processing fee. Merchant companies generally charge up to five percent on all of the proceeds you gain from sales made with plastic. That includes the cost of processing and interchange, as well as transaction fees.

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Have you ever seen a circus performer juggle several balls while simultaneously doing a dance or riding a bicycle? As a busy entrepreneur, you have probably come to the conclusion that your multiple responsibilities are just as demanding. After all, in how many directions can you be pulled before you drop one of those balls or forget something important? Whether you’re a clown or a Fortune 500 CEO, it’s equally important that you keep an expert handle on all of your tasks and commitments. Here are some suggestions that can help you multi-task so well that it just might seem effortless to your employees.

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Whether you own a restaurant, a beauty salon, a florist or gift shop or any other type of retail business, one of your most important concerns needs to be how you receive payments from your customers. Without a doubt, the smoother this process goes for you and for the people buying your products or using your services, the happier you, your staff and your customers will be.

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POS systems can have a positive impact on the way in which you process transactions for your business. When it comes to choosing the right system for your small business, there are some considerations that you need to take into account. Of course, the decision to install a point of sale systems means that you will probably have some questions. The decision to change to a more technologically savvy way of trading can have a tremendous effect on your business.

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Increasingly, small business owners are singing the praises of mobile credit card reading solutions. These readers are very easy to use and can be inserted into a laptop, tablet or smartphone, allowing plastic to be read and accepted from anywhere. With their ease of use, low cost and incredible convenience, they are becoming the rule rather than the exception in countless owner-operated enterprises across the country and around the world.

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