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How Do I Avoid Payment Processing Fees?

There seems to be fees for everything now-a-days, and when it comes to credit card processing, it doesn’t appear to be any different. In an all too familiar scenario, you know that taking credit cards

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On What Basis is a Merchant Account Classified to be High Risk?

You want a merchant account so you can accept credit cards. You’ve applied to several but keep getting denied. Throughout your journey, you’ve found out that you need a high-risk merchant account.

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How Do You Get Approved for a Merchant Account?

You’re on track to grow your business and you’re wanting to accept credit cards and debit cards. You know that people will pay up to 18% more money when they pay with a card than with cash. That means

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Credit Card Declined Codes: What Do They Mean?

What are Credit Card Declined Codes? Credit card declined codes can appear for many reasons. They can occur because an activity limit on your card was hit, or because a purchase on your card was

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Debit Card Processing Explained

Debit card processing is a topic that often gets overlooked when it comes to payment processing. Come with us as we take an in-depth look into the ins and outs of processing debit cards. Did you

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Dispensary Jobs: The Complete Guide

Since the legalization process began, the marijuana industry has boomed. In fact, a recent nationwide study found that 64,000 dispensary jobs were created in 2018 alone. Given that the industry is

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Got A New Cashier? These 30 Cashier Training Tips Will Help Get Them Off To A Great Start

Quality cashier training is an essential step in your business running smoothly. These cashier training tips will help you equip your staff to handle the day-to-day interactions with your paying

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Why Paying with Cards at Marijuana Stores is so Complicated

It was breaking news when states declared cannabis a legal substance years ago. From the 1990s until recently, it was considered to be a Schedule I drug. But in the past several years, marijuana legalization

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Not Following PCI Compliance Could Be Costing You Thousands

What is PCI Compliance? PCI compliance (or PCI DSS) stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. While the name may be intimidating enough to make you avoid the topic all together, it’s

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Why Did I Get Charged A Credit Card Convenience Fee?

What is a Credit Card Convenience Fee? Even if you know all the credit card basics, from credit card debt to building credit and a good credit score, you still may not have heard of a credit card convenience

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