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Mike Berner

Mike Berner

About Me

Mike Berner is a finance expert who spent more than half a decade serving as an economic analyst for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He is experienced in conducting quantitative analysis and research to guide clients and companies through changes in the financial markets.

With a bachelor’s degree in economics and a bachelor of business administration in finance, Mike is adept at breaking down the complex financial topics that affect business owners, from business loans and accounting to payroll and credit card processing. He also tests and analyzes the latest financial software solutions and enjoys giving tips on matters ranging from tax forms to sales strategies to investing through platforms like YouTube, TikTok and Substack.

Staff Writer at, a Centerfield company
May 2022 - Present
Economic Analyst at US Army Corps of Engineers
June 2016 - May 2022
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
B.B.A., B.A.
Finance and Economics
Mike's Product and Service Reviews
Our team conducts an independent analysis of products and services that can help manage your business.
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Mike's Activity
Chase Payment Solutions Review - thumbnail
Chase Payment Solutions Review Review
Chase Merchant Services, formerly known as Chase Paymentech, is one of the largest processors in the industry. It offers a wide range of products to help small businesses accept credit cards in person, online, and on the go. Its processing services comes with advanced fraud protection, data encryption, and other security tools to make sure your business and customers stay safe from cyberattacks.
Updated September 12, 2023
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Merchant One vs. Square: Comparing Two of Our Top Credit Card Processors
What's the difference between Merchant One and Square? Read this comprehensive overview to see how these credit card processors compare and contrast
Updated May 21, 2024
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Stax Review Review
Stax is a merchant services company with membership-based wholesale pricing that can help your small business accept credit and debit cards.
Updated November 01, 2023
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Merchant One Review Review
Merchant One offers processing solutions for small businesses that accept card payments in-store, online, on the go, or by mail and phone order. It approves a high percentage of applicants, can set up your account quickly and provides 24/7 customer support. It also offers check processing, gift cards, loyalty programs and merchant cash advances.
Updated October 19, 2023
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Best IT Certifications for 2024
Learn the best IT certifications to validate your skills and knowledge.
Updated January 03, 2024