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Consolidate Service Providers and Save

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Apr 12, 2017 9:30:17 AM

This month we’re focused on ways you can save and we’ve realized many of our merchants don’t realize we handle EVERYTHING electronic payments related. This means we service not only your desktop terminal but also your Pay Now button on your website, your ACH needs to accept payments directly from checking/savings accounts, recurring billing, collect outstanding balances through our BillPAY service, gift cards that you can customize for your business or pre-paid gift cards as incentives for your employees and more! Similar to how you utilize multiple lines of insurance with the same provider to access a deeper discount, we provide the same benefits under our flat rate umbrella when you utilize more than one of our electronic payments services.

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Topics: credit card payments, recurring billing, ebpp, bill presentment and payment, payments software integration, virtual terminal, payments integration, gift cards

Cut Overhead Without Feeling the Pinch

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Apr 5, 2017 10:07:27 AM

Trimming the fat of overhead expenses and inefficiencies is a top priority for any small business owner. And even if your business is profitable and busy, looking at ways to further improve inefficiencies and streamline operations through software, computerization, infrastructure, and payments automation is always a smart move. We keep an eye on the latest trends in payments, business, and healthcare for our merchants and here are some top cost-cutting and efficiency improvement measures we’ve uncovered in the healthcare and small business space. See what applies to you and how you can make 2017 your best year ever!

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Topics: credit card payments, billpay, 2017, electronic bill payment, bill presentment and payment, overhead, cut overhead

Overcome the Top 7 Medical Industry Business Challenges

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Mar 29, 2017 8:06:00 AM

Get the real deal on the top 7 medical industry business challenges and some ideas on how to overcome them. These are universal healthcare industry challenges like regulatory issues, how to accept payments and send bills the most cost effectively, technology challenges and more. 

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Topics: credit card processing, EHR, electronic bill payment, bill presentment and payment, healthcare, medical industry, payments, medical business challenges

5 Reasons Payments Integration is Essential for Software Vendors

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Mar 22, 2017 8:14:00 AM

Singular Payments focuses on delivering our flat rate payment processing solution direct to merchants and integrating into software with custom solutions. There are many benefits for the software users and vendors to integrate payments into the solution. Not only does processing payments with a custom flat rate inside the software solution add convenience and speed for users, but it also adds a new revenue stream for the software vendors that can add up. And with the high costs of development, this can be a huge help.

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Topics: credit card processing, singular payments, payments integrations, software integration, integrate payments APIs, bill presentment and payment, singular billpay, integrating payment processing into software, payments software integration

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