Twelve Hidden Fees to Avoid

No two service providers are alike.  Before you sign a contract, always ask for full fee disclosure and a full explanation of all their fees. They can’t do much with card fees, but every provider has their own fee structure and should be able to give you a simple explanation of their fees on top of card, and processor fees. The list below are fees to avoid, and Veritrans can show you on your monthly statement if you’re paying them. The cancellation fee will be in your contract or free terminal agreement.

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Your Guide to Researching Credit Card Processing  Providers

Choosing a credit card processing company to accept card payments is an important decision. While the right company can help your business grow, the wrong one can create one headache after another. Since you don’t want to base this decision solely on what a company has on their own site, we have some great tips about how to do your research:

A Few Minutes Can Mean Big Savings and a Better Experience

 

Although it may seem too simple to be effective. Using a search engine such as Google, Bing, Yahoo, while researching credit card processing providers with the name of the processing company you’re considering is actually a very useful tactic. Continue reading “Researching Credit Card Processing Providers”

8 Signs You’re Not Getting the Lowest Credit Card Processing Fees

There are currently more than 30 million small businesses operating in the United States covering hundreds of different industries. No matter what their industry is, they all have one thing in common: They need to be able to process all card payments.

For most business owners, offering credit and debit card transactions is a no-brainer. Finding a company that offers the lowest credit card processing fees and guarantees to keep it there can be tough. Don’t panic. Here are a few signs you’re paying too much in fees and if it’s time to start thinking about finding a new provider.

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