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The Worst Credit Card Terminal Leasing Companies

Unless you’re running a purely eCommerce business, you’re going to need a credit card terminal to accept credit cards. If your business is large enough, or if you operate out of multiple locations, you might need more than one. Credit card terminals come in many shapes and sizes, from simple wired terminals that aren’t much […]

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Lease Equipment

When it comes time to replace or upgrade your equipment, you’ll quickly notice that there are a lot of companies willing to finance your assets with equipment leases. These companies often provide a very useful service, particularly for businesses that need to spread their costs out over time. This article is not, however, about the […]

Encore Payment Systems Review

NOTE: Encore Payment Systems appears to be out of business. This review is archived and will no longer be updated. Check out our Merchant Account Comparison Chart to find the best credit card processing company for your business.  Overview Well, they can’t all be winners… Founded in 2004, Encore Payment Systems (EPS) is a merchant […]

Equipment Lease VS Lease Line Of Credit

If you need equipment financing for your business, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer number of options available to you. You’ll have a choice between a number of different lease types that can be tailored to your needs based on term lengths, ownership preferences, and buyout options. Businesses seeking even more flexibility can […]

What Is Equipment Financing & How Does It Work?

Equipment financing is the use of a loan or lease to purchase or borrow hard assets for your business. This type of financing might be used to purchase or borrow any physical asset, such as a restaurant oven or a company car. How does it work? What types of equipment financing are available? Get the answers to your questions in our equipment financing guide.

Velocity Merchant Services Review

Will Velocity’s credit card processing propel your business forward? See if the company is right for you with our Velocity Merchant Services Review.

Harbortouch POS Review

Harbortouch has a decent interface and a feature-set that certainly checks the majority of boxes you would expect from a solid POS offering. If you can find a way to make sure that you’re getting the processing rate you’re promised and can negotiate out of some of the hidden fees, you might end up with a strong and affordable system.

Epos Now Review

Epos Now is a budget-friendly, user-friendly point of sale solution, but it has some shortcomings — such as requiring an additional paid plan for technical support and inconsistent customer service. See if the system might be a good fit for you!

Crest Capital Review

Crest Capital is a Georgia-based online equipment financer. This company offers a variety of leasing options designed to facilitate ownership or temporary utilization of a wide variety of business-related equipment. Crest’s rates are good, but if you can’t meet Crest’s high qualification standards, however, you may want to have some alternatives in mind.

GE Capital Review

GE Capital is a great resource for other enormous corporations that need to find capital to build or maintain their air fleets, or are undertaking major energy production projects.


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