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Next in Nonprofits 119 – Mobile payments and nonprofits with Melissa Johnson

Melissa joins host Steve Boland to discuss the evolving state of accepting donations and payments, from traditional online credit card processing to contactless payments (such as Apple Pay or Google Pay with a phone), to app-based donations or payments. Melissa shares her insight on costs of processing (hint: there is going to be some), integrating data […]

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Feb 14, 2019 Filed under: 0

Merchant Maverick: In-Depth Reviews on Credit Card Processors, Payment Platforms, and Other Valuable Merchant Services

Merchant Maverick reviews an assortment of products that businesses need including merchant accounts and business software. Amad Ebrahimi founded this site in 2009 after searching in vain for a decent merchant account provider, discovering the need for a resource that details the features, rates, contracts, transparency, and overall customer friendliness of top companies in the industry. Now Merchant […]

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Feb 13, 2019 Filed under: 0

Fast Funds for Businesses During the Holidays

When you run a small business, funding needs can arise out of nowhere, leaving you scrambling for quick cash. This is often true during the holiday shopping season — like now! — when additional expenses, extra inventory, shipping costs and promotion can eat into cash flow. The good news is that it’s possible to get a […]

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Dec 17, 2018 Filed under: 0

Is the New Square Terminal Right For You?

While it’s best known for its free mobile processing app, Square Inc. is increasingly moving into the POS space with innovative and affordable hardware. Square Terminal, is a portable, all-in-one card reader and receipt printer that will be available within the next 3-5 weeks.

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Nov 27, 2018 Filed under: 0

Black Friday Deals Are Not Just For Consumers

Consumers aren’t the only ones to benefit from holiday sales; small business owners can find plenty of Black Friday deals this holiday season on business products. Whether you’re in the market for a new POS system, a great deal on a merchant account, or discounted accounting software, there’s a little something for everyone this year. […]

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Nov 28, 2018 Filed under: 0

5 Tips to Get Your Invoices Paid Faster

No one likes the waiting game, especially when it comes to invoices. As a small business owner, you can’t afford to waste time waiting for customers to pay you. Luckily, there are some tricks you can use to get those invoices paid on time. Here are the top five tips for faster invoice payments.

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Nov 30, 2018 Filed under: 0

5 Ways to Limit the Damage to Your Business From Trump’s Tariffs

No doubt, there is cause for concern about the effects of Trump’s tariffs on the U.S. economy. Recently, the Tax Foundation created a model that revealed the tariffs planned and enacted to date would reduce long-term GDP by 0.12 percent ($30 billion) and wages by 0.08 percent, as well as eliminate over 90,000 full-time jobs.

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Nov 28, 2018 Filed under: 0

Alternative business loans: What they are and where to find them

Years ago, banks were the go-to sources for business loans. If you needed financing to expand your business, you walked into your local bank branch, filled out an application, and most of the time, walked out knowing that you would soon have the money you needed. And if you didn’t qualify? In most cases, you […]

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Nov 28, 2018 Filed under: 0

To Keep Up as an Ecommerce Business, Recognize That It May Be Time to Expand

Contrary to popular belief, the most valuable resource for entrepreneurs isn’t money. Instead, it’s information. Think about it — you won’t see a penny of investment funds or revenue if you don’t know what you’re talking about. In the world of ecommerce, understanding your market and knowing what your competition is doing is critical.

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Nov 28, 2018 Filed under: 0

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