Mobile Payment Processing for Item Pickup

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During the COVID epidemic, and because of the concerns to maintain social distancing, consumers are looking for new ways to shop, purchase, and pay for the things they want to buy. Consumers want to order online,  pick up items, without getting out of their car, and they want a seamless way to use digital payment processing without having to pull their credit cards out of … Read More

The Famous “Restaurant Server Theft“ Soda Pop Game!

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The famous Soda Pop Game is played with a POS system, by splitting tickets. Only instead of splitting the cost between two people at a table, the drinks are split off to an open ticket. This server theft works when patrons are paying with cash. Let’s say Table #1 orders two meals and two sodas.  Before the server presents the ticket, he casually asks whether … Read More

How To Speed Up Telephone Call Time To Your Credit Card Processor Tech Support!

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Invariably, at some point, you have to call your 1-800 technical support number for your credit card terminal. It shouldn’t suck up an hour of your time but it can.  And time is money, especially when your terminal is down, people can’t pay you and they start walking out the door! Below is a typical scenario which you want to avoid and below that are … Read More

Why switch from a credit card terminal to a tablet POS?

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What a tablet system can do for you that a terminal can’t. The tablet will allow you to track your inventory, integrate with QuickBooks, and reconcile your credit cards automatically with your sales totals. In addition, the tablet will allow you to clock in employees and export hours to your payroll service company. And the tablet has a plethora of reports to manage your business. … Read More

From Credit Card Terminals to Tablet Enterprise Systems!

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The credit card terminal is going to the land of the dinosaurs. It doesn’t cost much more to buy a tablet than a terminal, and the tablet has the power to run your whole business management and marketing along with your payment processing. Monthly licensing fees are charged by the software companies ranging from $39.95 to around $495.00. The basics of point of sale, inventory … Read More

How Can Mobile Payment Processing Help Grow My Business?

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Mobile processing isn’t just for businesses that are only mobile; it is also for brick and mortar businesses. If you are a retail shop, then can you understand how it might be advantageous to take the cash register to the customer? This could capture more impulse sales. Also, a mobile payment station can speed up check out times. This will alleviate lines and save your … Read More

The Emergence of the Credit Card Terminal into a POS System!

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As technology gets smarter, we have noticed that the individual credit card terminal is slowly being replaced by the POS cloud-based tablet systems. The original credit card terminal was separate from the cash register, and the first step that made sense was to put them together. As a result, the register could automatically reconcile with the payment terminal, saving merchants time and money. Secondarily, the … Read More

Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets!

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Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets

Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets! As technology changes the world around us, so it changes how we process credit card transactions. When we first got in this business 20 years ago, the big news was pin debit. Then e-commerce gateways were introduced followed by mobile payment processing. Terminals were always in big demand until recently, when card processing got moved inside an app … Read More

Mobile processing is eliminating checkout lines and registers

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More and more retailers are streamlining and enhancing the shopping inside a retail store. Imagine being able to show off your entire catalogue of merchandise and not being limited to what you have in stock. That is what the technology of a tablet offers you. All sizes and shapes and colors can be shown on the tablet. Customers can try on samples in the store … Read More

How Technology Can Create a Database of Your Customers and Help You Identify Their Buying Preferences

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A common trait we see among small businesses is that they are not taking advantage of the latest trends in smart technology. With new technology trends and applications, businesses can streamline how they receive information from customers, and even offer personalized rewards based on their preferences. Cloud-based tablets are growing in popularity for small businesses, and for a good reason. They not only make it … Read More