It’s Time to start offering Contactless Payments

Do your customers still need to hand you their card so you can swipe it through your payment terminal? With a contactless reader customers can just tap their contactless cards on the screen – many new cards issued now are contactless. Customers can also use their smartphones to pay with Apple Pay or Samsung Pay. … Read more

Time to upgrade your Cash Register?

Not ready to make the leap to a Point of Sale System, but want to increase efficiency? Modernize with Swipe Simple Register – harness the power of your Android tablet or iPad to take both cash and credit card payments. Eliminate dual entry! You can enter any quick sale amount to take a payment or … Read more

Rev19 Payments

Rev19 Payments

As an Independent Payment Processing representative, I am able to choose who I partner with and match you to the provider that best fits your needs – similar to working with an independent insurance agent. This Spring I began offering processing services through Rev19 in the effort to provide best of class service to my … Read more

Online Ordering for pickup or delivery

The pace restaurants and other business’ have been adapting online ordering remain competitive or even just to keep their business alive has accelerated in recent months. For some partnering with one of the 40 plus new delivery services is a good solution, others are finding that to be cost prohibitive, just as many rural florists … Read more

Have you looked at your statement lately?

Take a quick moment to look over your monthly merchant statement -unexpected extra fees can pop up at any time. You should be familiar with what your standard monthly/quarterly/annual fees are you will notice if something has been added or increased. Also be sure to read processor notes commonly at the end of your statement … Read more

Can & Should I set a minimum charge amount?

There are several considerations, First what is legal? Second what do your terms of service for accepting credit cards permit? Third is it a good idea? As of 2010 the Durbin amendment allows the Fed to set a minimum credit card purchase amount – currently $10. I didn’t find a law prohibiting debit cards – … Read more

Is a Smart Terminal Right for my Business?

Does your daily life require more than a flip phone? Maybe you business does as well. You don’t have to invest thousands into a full blown POS computer to improve how you take payments for your goods and services. New smart terminals can offer you more than just accepting a credit card. You can easily … Read more

Are You Really on Interchange + Pricing?

Interchange Plus pricing also know as Cost Plus or Pass-through pricing is the most common credit card processing today and is designed to be very transparent so you know what you are really paying. This model should pass through Interchange charged by the Credit Card companies and the Card issuer fees (Assessments etc) at Cost … Read more