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What Is Credit Card Payment Processing and How Does It Work?

In 2016, the total amount spent via credit card transactions in the U.S. was 111.1 billion dollars. That is a lot of money for one payment type. Almost every company that accepts payments, accepts credit cards as a payment option. But how many owners of those same companies can claim a firm understanding of how

Point of Sale System vs. Virtual Terminal

POS System, or Virtual Terminal You need more than just a credit card terminal, and are thinking of looking into a Point of Sale system. Most businesses don’t need all the features POS’s offer, or need a feature that’s not there by default, but is as an add-on. Some Virtual Terminals can be set up

9 Reasons Why Your Small Business Should Accept Credit Cards

There are fewer Americans carrying cash today than ever before. Only about 1 out of every 4 people brings cash along with them when they go out, and 41 percent of millennials believe that being forced to pay with cash for something is “inconvenient.” That means that, if you run a small business, you should