Browsing Archive: May, 2014

What to do if your merchant services credit card processing account is declined

Posted by Leigh Jones on Friday, May 30, 2014, In : merchant services credit card processing 

You applied for a merchant account so that you can enjoy merchant services credit card processing, but your application was declined.  Now what?  First of all, stay calm.  Different financial institutions asses risk differently.  For example, some people might consider travel a “risk” but others may cater to that type of business. 

The company you applied to could just not be the right fit for your merchant services credit card processing needs.  You may have to do a lot of research and...


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Why Gift Card Programs for Small Businesses Matter

Posted by Leigh Jones on Thursday, May 1, 2014, In : small business 

Without much dedicated thought on the subject, gift card programs for small businesses may seem like just another thing for owners to worry about.  However, that could not be further from the truth.  Gift card programs for small businesses do more than just put another card in peoples' wallets.  For those willing to listen, they speak volumes about a business.

One of the main reasons why gift card programs for small businesses matter is because it speaks to the level of implicit faith the cu...


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