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Nina Pioletti

Director of Sales - Payments expert. Tells it like it is.

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let your customers do the talking

Posted by Nina Pioletti on Jan 31, 2018 10:34:28 AM

thumbsup-testimonials.jpgThe days of slick sales pitches and crafty advertising are still around, but every industry needs to back up their claims with customer reviews. Reviews, case studies, and customer testimonials are the most valuable tool in your marketing toolkit because according to statistics, 90% of respondents who recalled reading online reviews claimed that positive online reviews influenced buying decisions (Dimensional Research). Furthermore, 85% of consumers said they read up to 10 reviews before feeling they can trust a business. (Search Engine Land) And, 39% of consumers said they read reviews on a regular basis to determine whether a local business is a good business. (Search Engine Land)

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Topics: testimonials, banyan, content marketing


Posted by Nina Pioletti on Dec 6, 2017 10:07:34 AM

Much like all customer-focused companies, we are in the business of continuous improvement and we appreciate all the merchants who have faith in our vision of transparency through the Flat Rate model. But in addition to the in-person and online processing, that all our merchants know and love, we have found that we could have done a better job for you by driving home that we are in fact a full circle payment solutions provider. Not just a credit card processor.

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Topics: flat rate credit card processing, merchant services, flat rate, ACH, same day debits

Merchant Alert – Erase Erroneous Fees

Posted by Nina Pioletti on Aug 16, 2017 7:43:40 AM

An Important PSA From Our Director of Sales

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Topics: credit card processing, credit card fees, bad credit card fees, hidden credit card processing fees

Bait & Switch PSA

Posted by Nina Pioletti on Mar 15, 2017 7:06:00 AM
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Topics: flat rate credit card processing, merchant service scams, merchant fees, merchant services

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