Did you just start your new small business? Well, if you want to accept credit card as a form of payment from your customer, you will need to pay fees. This is unavoidable, of course. You might have to pay up to 5% of your total transactions every month. In spite of this, customers love… Continue reading How to Save Money with a Merchant Account for a New Business
Before you get yourself a merchant account with a provider, you have to gain a clear understanding of how the fees work, what they do for you, and how you can avoid additional fees that you don’t need. Here’s how the charges for a typical merchant account work. First off, a transaction begins the second… Continue reading How Do Merchant Account Fees Work?
If you’re the owner of a small business and you want to start accepting credit card payments from your customers, you will need to get a merchant account. To get your application to a merchant account provider approved, you have to satisfy certain requirements. These might include having a good business plan and a good… Continue reading Getting A Merchant Account With Bad Credit
There are four major credit and debit card issuing companies in the US who have made a name for themselves. Of these, American Express is one of the most famous. It is also one of the most expensive regarding processing fees. Because of this, many merchant account providers have separate markups with regard to pricing… Continue reading Merchant Account with American Express
It can be said that Square has revolutionized how payments are processed in the world today. Requiring a smartphone and a supplied card reader, processing payments has never been so easy. When the company first began, standard merchant accounts were a chore to open and maintain. Contracts would last for years, come with early cancellation… Continue reading Merchant Account vs. Square
If you are considering getting your business a merchant account, or just giving it the capability to handle credit card payments, you’re making a good choice. Stepping into the modern age is the best way to move forward. If you have done your research, you already know the benefits of processing credit cards, as well… Continue reading Merchant Account vs. Stripe Payments
Square tends to be one of the dominating credit card terminals for new businesses wishing to process credit card payments on their mobile devices. However, there are new products coming onto the market that is giving Square a run for its money. The latest device is the Clover Go, backed by the powerful First Data,… Continue reading Clover vs. Square – Mobile Credit Card Processing Showdown