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Capturing a Pin is No Longer Cheaper for PIN Debit or Check Card Transactions

PIN Debit is Cheaper | Fact or Myth? Contrary to common misconception, both PIN Debit and Check Cards now process at the exact same rate regardless of processing method. Credit card machines that have the PIN Debit functionality turned on…
Opening a Debt Consolidation Merchant Account
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Opening a Debt Consolidation Merchant Account

Being approved for a debt consolidation merchant account is not the same as being approved for retail merchant payment processing accounts. The reason there is a difference has to do with the type of industry debt consolidation firms fall into…
Merchant Accounts Credit Card Processing
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How to Find the Best Debt Collection Merchant Account

Collecting outstanding debts and offering debt collection services for businesses that extend credit to their customers can be a lucrative business with unlimited earnings potential. It can be rewarding to work with people and help them pay…
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Understanding Credit Card Fees for Your Retail Business

Accepting credit cards for payment in your retail business makes the shopping experience much more convenient for your customers. However, many business owners may be wary about accepting credit cards due to the initial setup costs and ongoing…
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5 Expenses that are Killing Your Business Revenue

It’s easy to focus on revenue-building strategies, but many business owners forget that some of the expenses they are incurring could easily be holding them back from making additional revenue. This is because these costs are slowing down…
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How to Streamline Business Payments Using Invoicing Tools

Once upon a time in the Dark Ages of business payments, companies used paper invoicing and traditional payment methods like paper checks. It involved a lot of human error, numerous days to process and complete, and paper trails that led to a…
PIN-based Transaction

What You Need to Know About Debit Card Merchant Processing

Some businesses often assume that accepting debit cards will result in the best rates for credit card processing fees. However, this is not always the case, as it largely depends on how the debit card is processed through the card terminal.…
Bail Bonds Companies
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Why Bail Bonds Companies Need Merchant Accounts

There are different options bails bond companies can use to collect the money owed to them by the defendant, in exchange for posting their pay. In today’s electronic age, while cash is still accepted, most people will want to pay with a debit…
High Risk Merchant Accounts
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What You Need to Know About High-Risk Merchant Accounts Credit Card Processing

Certain types of businesses are considered high risk when it comes to merchant accounts and credit card processing. There are several different factors used to determine when a business is deemed high risk, largely based upon the types of products…