Benefits of Gift Cards

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May 31, 2012

Accepting Credit Cards

Paper, or Plastic? These days, consumers prefer plastic. So fulfill your customer’s demand, and replace those old-fashioned, paper gift certificates with plastic gift cards today! Already throughout the retail industry, merchants are issuing their customers gift cards, and to...

Interchange and Assessments - What are they? / What to look out for?

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May 31, 2012

Shannon Andrade |

Have you ever wondered how merchant service providers determine merchant account pricing, or why some credit card transactions cost more than others? To better understand what you’re paying for, you need to know how merchant account pricing is established. Simply put, there...

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Merchant Account

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May 31, 2012

Shannon Andrade |

There are several factors to look at as well as traps to avoid when choosing the best merchant account for your business. This article should help guide you in making the best choice for your business when choosing a merchant account. Suspiciously Low Rates Make sure the rate...

Defining the Different Types of Merchant Accounts

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May 31, 2012

Different Types of Merchant Accounts

In the payment processing industry, every merchant is classified into a specific “merchant account type” category, based on how they collect card information and conduct transactions. To learn which category your business is classified under, we have defined the...

Retailing Strategy and Credit Cards

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December 7, 2010

Retailing strategy with credit cards is strongly linked to the selections of the best credit card processing rates that are possible with each card. Making the right choice of credit card processing strategies will have a direct impact on the ability to increase revenues...

Advice on Retail Merchant Account Processing Rates

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December 7, 2010

It is the business environment – retail, Internet, mail and phone orders (known as MOTO) and so on – that has perhaps the greatest effect on how rates are charged to merchant accounts. This factor is considered along with a list of other variables, including location, type...

Advice on Retail Credit Card Processing Terminals

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December 7, 2010

These days, the retail industry is a fast paced, fast changing and volatile environment. Still, whatever level of business is being transacted, over 80% of consumers nationwide use credit and debit cards for their purchases. If merchants don’t possess the ability to...