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Merchant Maverick Turns Three!

Another year down for Merchant Maverick = Another year that went by way too fast. As always, we want thank all our readers for making this site what it is. Our goal from day one has been to educate, inform and allow room for open discussion. Hopefully we’ve met that goal. In the past year we’ve… […]

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Jul 9, 2012 Filed under: News 0
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Merchant Maverick Adds New Team Member; Launches POS Software Reviews

I’m happy to announce that Merchant Maverick is no longer a one-man show. I’ve added a new team member (shout out to Justin) who’s going to be tackling the wonderful world of POS (point-of-sale) for us. It’s a lot of work, but somebody’s gotta do it. I’m glad it’s him, because I’m already way too […]

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Apr 17, 2012 Filed under: News 0
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Is The New 1099-K “IRS Reporting Fee” Justified?

As 2011 comes to a close, and credit card processors scramble to get their 1099-K documents filed, some of them are trying to recoup their administrative costs by passing on a fee to the merchant (You). Some are even using this opportunity to profit off of these regulatory requirements, charging as much as $3.95 per […]

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Sep 7, 2011 Filed under: Credit Card Processing 3
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Interview With Merchant Account Consultant Mike Shatz

Mike Shatz is the owner of TheMerchantsGuide.com. His website offers both content and services for those that are interested in learning more about merchant account fees. He has a book called “Understanding Merchant Account Fees in Card Not Present Environments” which I’ll be reviewing soon. I invited him over to give us a rundown of […]

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Jun 10, 2011 Filed under: Interviews 2
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Interview With Merchant Account Consultant Adam Pflaumer

I had the pleasure of interviewing merchant account consultant Adam Pflaumer over the weekend. Adam and I have worked together since the early days of Merchant Maverick. I featured him in one of my earliest articles, and we’ve hit it off ever since. He’s actually helped me out with some of your accounts and inquiries, […]

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Jan 27, 2011 Filed under: Interviews 2

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