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A Payment Gateway is Important For Online Businesses

There are a lot of online business owners who get flustered by the language associated with the merchant services business. And there are several terms that won't make sense the first time one hears ..
(August 14, 2008)
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Credit Card Processing Drives Online Business

I have an online business and I am part of a group of Internet business owners who convene weekly in a private chat room to compare notes, swap ideas and help each other out as needed. And the longer .
(August 11, 2008)
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What is the Cost of Not Having a Virtual Terminal?

There are a lot of people who start an online business, looking at the costs of credit card services and wondering if they can afford them. And it's a fair question. You are going to incur some ..
(August 12, 2008)
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The Online Shopper of Today Expects to Find That Your Site Has .

Retailing experts will tell you that changing a consumer habit can be hard. Even in the online shopping world we tend to find what works for us and stick with it. We are not resistant to change, but ..
(August 13, 2008)
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Credit Card Processing Helps Build Your Online Retail Profits

I have a business on the Internet selling running shoes. It's just me and a few thousand other sites out there trying to do the same thing, so as you might imagine the competition is pretty steep. ..
(August 13, 2008)
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Find Great Merchant Services That Intersect With What Your ..

I got a great piece of advice from a retired businessman who has become my mentor and is helping me get my online business going. He told me that many businesses fail because while the impetus may ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Online Credit Card Processing Has Created the Global Market

Before relations with China were normalized in the early part of the 70s there was very little business being done between our country and the Chinese. But several businesses were chomping at the bit .
(June 30, 2008)
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Make Sure to Choose Your Merchant Account Supplier With Care

For the owner of an online business, every decision about that business is a major one if it affects how customers will be able to connect. There should be no decisions arrived at capriciously ..
(July 14, 2008)
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Make Sure Your E Business is Poised For the Future Consumer

Every business owner keeps their eyes cast in two directions. One is keeping a watch on what is happening to their business now. The other is focused on the future - what's coming down the road that ..
(July 21, 2008)
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What Will it Cost You Not to Have Online Credit Card ..

There are a number of online business owners who have taken a casual look at adding credit card processing services to their sites, seen that there will be monthly fees and charges and stopped ..
(July 23, 2008)
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Younger Consumer Demand That Your E Store Has Credit Card ..

It may be hard to fathom but there are a number of college kids and young professionals who have never balanced their checkbooks. Some might not have ever even written their first check. This isn't ..
(July 27, 2008)
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A Great Payment Gateway is Sign of the Times

When I was growing up I remember watching my folks go through the catalogues looking for things we needed. They'd fill out an order form, write a check and mail it in, then wait at least three weeks ..
(July 30, 2008)
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Need Merchant Services? Don't Look at the Bank

It can be tempting for a business owner to consider keeping all their financial resources in one place - usually their bank. The bank has their checking account, may have provided a loan to get the ..
(April 03, 2008)
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Choose Merchant Service Providers with Care

There is no denying that credit-card processing has become an effective e-commerce business-building tool. Studies have shown that having the ability to accept credit cards as payment off of your Web .
(March 20, 2008)
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