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How to Accept Mobile Credit Card Payments From Anywhere
By Bennett Conlin | September 21, 2021

Mobile credit card readers help your business accept payments anywhere.

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7 Credit Card Processing Tools You Should Be Using
By Max Freedman | September 21, 2021

Being able to accept credit and debit cards is a must for businesses today. Here are several services you should consider using.

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What to Look for in Your Credit Card Processing Service Agreement
By Chad Brooks | September 21, 2021

Reading the fine print is critical when choosing a credit card processing service.

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iPhone Credit Card Processing: What You Need to Know
By Sean Riley | September 21, 2021

Need credit card processing support? Here's how to use your iPhone as a credit card processor.

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Is Not Accepting Credit Cards Hurting Your Bottom Line?
By Mona Bushnell | September 21, 2021

Customers overwhelmingly prefer to pay with debit and credit cards. Credit card processing is essential for a small business to maximize its profitability.

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Seasonal Business Guide to Credit Card Processing
By Kayla Harrison | September 21, 2021

Seasonal businesses often face larger credit card processing fees than year-round ones.

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Oracle NetSuite Accounting Software
By Nicole Fallon | September 21, 2021

Oracle NetSuite is a popular cloud-based ERP that offers a comprehensive suite of integrated business management solutions. Capabilities include accounting, CRM, e-commerce, inventory, payments,...

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Fiserv
By Lori Fairbanks | September 21, 2021

Fiserv, formerly known as First Data, provides merchant services and Clover equipment to businesses of all types and sizes, including banks and independent sales organizations that resell them to...

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Stripe
By Lori Fairbanks | September 21, 2021

Stripe is the best online credit card processor because it's easy to use and has transparent pricing, extra features, and custom options.

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PayPal Credit Card Processing
By Lori Fairbanks | September 21, 2021

PayPal is our pick as the best credit card processor for freelancers and solopreneurs because of its budget-friendly, pay-as-you-go terms no matter how you accept payments: in person, online or over...

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Helcim
By Lori Fairbanks | September 21, 2021

Helcim is the best credit card processor for established small businesses because of its transparent rates and rate-lock guarantee.

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Merchant One
By Jamie Johnson | September 21, 2021

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...

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ProMerchant
By Jamie Johnson | September 21, 2021

ProMerchant is a credit card processor that offers transparent interchange-plus rates and multiple pricing plans. If your business is considered "high risk," such as a check-cashing service,...

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Clover Credit Card Processing
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 21, 2021

Clover is an advanced POS system for businesses that require highly customizable software. You can start with the basic features, then add apps for advanced capabilities such as staff scheduling,...

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National Processing
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 21, 2021

National Processing is the best credit card processor for low transaction rates because of its low interchange-plus rates and rate-lock guarantee.

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Payment Depot
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 21, 2021

Like other top processing companies, Payment Depot uses interchange-plus pricing, but it's membership-based, so there's no percentage markup, just a per-transaction fee and a monthly membership fee....

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Flagship Merchant Services
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 21, 2021

Flagship Merchant Services is our pick for the credit card processor with the best flexible terms, because it offers customers month-to-month service with no early termination fee.

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Your First Commercial Lease: How to Prepare and What to Expect
By Dock David Treece | September 16, 2021

Negotiating your first lease for office or retail space can be intimidating for new business owners. Here's how to make the process go smoothly.

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Top 5 Best QuickBooks Alternatives: A Complete Guide
By Business News Daily | September 15, 2021

These five accounting software solutions are strong alternatives to QuickBooks.

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How to Fill Out and File an HCFA Form
By Max Freedman | September 13, 2021

The HCFA form is what non-institutional practitioners use to bill insurance companies for services provided. Here's how to complete and file it.

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What Are Claim Scrubbers?
By Max Freedman | September 13, 2021

Claim scrubbers lead to more revenue more quickly while freeing your front-office staff's time and improving payer-patient relationships.

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Mental Health Billing vs. Medical Billing
By Max Freedman | September 13, 2021

Mental health billing differs from medical billing primarily due to variables in mental healthcare not present in primary or specialty care. Here's how to handle it.

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The Benefits of EFT and ERA in Medical Billing
By Max Freedman | September 13, 2021

EFT and ERA in medical billing have numerous advantages, mostly related to your cash flow, time and medical record accuracy.

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What Is Value-Based Healthcare?
By Max Freedman | September 13, 2021

Value-based healthcare makes for healthier patients, happier practitioners and less spending throughout the medical industry.

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Business Liabilities Every Owner Should Know
By Jamie Johnson | September 02, 2021

All businesses have liabilities. Find out what liabilities are and how to manage them.

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When Should You Hire a CPA?
By Jamie Johnson | August 31, 2021

From choosing a business structure that helps you save the most money on taxes to providing advice on a major business move, there are key times when your small business needs a CPA.

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What Is Invoice Factoring?
By Dock David Treece | August 31, 2021

Invoice factoring offers businesses a way to turn their accounts receivable into fast cash – for a price.

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How to Send PayPal Invoices
By Business.com Contributor | August 31, 2021

Sending PayPal with invoices is an easy way for businesses and freelancers to get paid.

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What Is an Accounts Payable Aging Report?
By Donna Fuscaldo | August 31, 2021

If you want to get a complete picture of your cash flow, use the often-overlooked accounts payable aging report.

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Accounts Payable vs. Accounts Receivable
By Donna Fuscaldo | August 31, 2021

Accounts payable and receivable track when you get paid and what you owe. Both are vital to effective cash flow management.