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3 Solutions for Solving Merchant Pain Points

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Apr 4, 2018 8:20:20 AM

In previous blogs, we've discussed the various pain points that merchants suffer in today’s business market. Today we are focusing on how the success of merchants depends on profitable customer interactions and how these interactions also possess the potential for added risk and financial loss if not executed correctly.

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Topics: merchant tips, merchant news, custom flat rate, flat rate payment processing, flat fee credit card processing

This or That – The Real Deal Between a Flat Rate and Everybody Else

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Jan 11, 2017 5:04:00 AM

Through many of our educational blogs last year we talked about the variety of fees and rates other processors charge and the hundreds of card types out there that make up your qualified and nonqualified rates when you are paying under a tiered or cost-plus pricing model. We covered reading your credit card processing statements, decoding the language in the industry which is purposefully confusing, and what makes our custom flat rate program stand out from the rest. 

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Topics: flat rate credit card processing, flat fee credit card processing, merchant services

IT'S A WRAP! taking a bite out of DENTAL PAYMENT PROCESSING In 2016

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Feb 2, 2016 3:00:35 PM

And that’s a wrap... Yankee Dental Congress, hailed as one of the top ten largest dental trade shows in the continental U.S. wrapped this last week of January to make its annual mark on the industry. It was a coming together of sorts bringing and brought in an array of dental professionals to check out state-of-the-art essentials all in the name of teeth.

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Topics: credit card processing, flat fee payment processing, flat fee credit card processing, credit card payments

5 Tips to Lower Your Merchant Services Overhead

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Jan 29, 2016 8:53:33 AM

Dental and medical office overhead can quickly get out of hand, especially merchant services. Accepting credit/debit card payments is essential for any busy practice to maximize profits, but the various fees and fluctuating rate structures from most processors can make it hard to keep costs low and consistent. Learn 5 simple ways to ensure your credit card processing costs will always stay in check. 

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Topics: flat fee payment processing, flat fee credit card processing, flat rate credit card processing, merchant services guarantee, save on credit card fees, dental payment processing, save on credit card processing, merchant services fees

One Customized Flat Rate Seeking One Small to Medium-Sized Business

Posted by Danielle Lafontaine on Dec 17, 2015 12:58:21 PM

Let’s be real. The payment processing industry is full of shady characters, bait and switch tactics and overcomplicated rate plans and billing statements –- all of which confuse and infuriate you—the business owner.

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Topics: custom rate payment processing, online credit card processing, payment processing service, credit card processing, flat fee payment processing, flat fee credit card processing, small business payment processing, flat rate credit card processing, electronic payment processing, medical payment processing, credit card processing fees

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