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Jason Vissers

Senior Staff Writer

Expertise: Payments, Small Business Lending

Education: BA Political Science, San Diego State University

Jason has been writing about small business software platforms, services, and financing since 2015. Jason’s expertise has been featured in Yahoo Finance, Time/NextAdvisor, Home Business Magazine,, GoBankingRates,, and other publications. He has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from San Diego State University and currently lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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CardConnect Review

CardConnect is a merchant services provider and major ISO of First Data (now Fiserv). The company offers a full range of high-quality products and services (including an excellent integrated payments platform). However, lengthy contracts, high termination fees, and inadequate pricing transparency make it a poor choice for most small business owners.

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Sep 27, 2023 Filed under: Merchant Account Reviews
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Stax By Fattmerchant Review

We feel that the total value provided by Stax’s platform — including credit card terminal sales, centralized invoicing, data analytics, inventory management, and other features — makes the service worthwhile, especially combined with the stability of a full-service merchant account.

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Sep 27, 2023 Filed under: Merchant Account Reviews
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TradeGecko Review (Now QuickBooks Commerce)

TradeGecko is a cloud-based inventory SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) application for small- to medium-sized businesses. Now that the TradeGecko inventory management platform is part of the extensive Intuit family as QuickBooks Commerce, it has a lot going for it. But is it the right software for you?

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Sep 27, 2023 Filed under: Inventory Software Reviews
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Elavon Review

For such a large, traditional processor, Elavon offers a few advantages. The company deserves credit for eliminating its early termination fees and disclosing its flat-rate pricing plans. At the same time, it loses a few points for not disclosing the availability of interchange-plus pricing and for inconsistent customer service and support.

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Sep 27, 2023 Filed under: Merchant Account Reviews

PayJunction Review

With PayJunction’s unique suite of products and services, merchants can organize their sales data, eliminate paper-based inefficiencies, reduce risk, broaden customer payment options, and eliminate the need for a traditional credit card terminal. All this can save you time, boost your profits, and streamline your business practices.

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Oct 12, 2023 Filed under: Merchant Account Reviews
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iZettle Review UK (Now Zettle By PayPal)

With no monthly minimum fees, no binding contracts or cancellation fees, and a growing number of feature options, it’s clear that iZettle is worth a generous amount of consideration for mobile processing. While iZettle now serves a dozen countries, including Italy, Mexico, Brazil, Sweden, and Germany, we focus on the company’s UK services for this review.

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Sep 27, 2023 Filed under: Mobile Credit Card Processing Reviews