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“Why Is your Business STILL paying Credit/Debit Card Transaction Fees?

Why Is your Business STILL paying Credit/Debit Card Transaction Fees? If you run or own a business you already know that credit card processing can come with lots of fees and is becoming increasingly expensive for merchants. This is especially a challenge for small businesses with smaller budgets. Swipe fees, can become a financial burden on … Continue reading “Why Is your Business STILL paying Credit/Debit Card Transaction Fees?

Capitol Credit Union Affiliation

Hello to our fantastic CCU business members, Capitol Credit Union is always striving to provide our members with the best  class of services for their businesses. We are proud to announce our affiliation with Austin-based U.S. Merchant Payment Solutions LLC, a 23 year old Merchant Payment Services company with over 50 years of combined experience … Continue reading Capitol Credit Union Affiliation

Quickbooks charges hundreds of dollars to keep using their In-House Card Processing, but you don’t need to…

f you use Quickbooks and process with their Intuit Merchant Services, you will be charged hundreds of dollars to continue to use that service, due to their internal upgrade issues. But you don’t need to! We can set you up with pricing much lower than Intuit and still sync up with Quickbooks on every transaction. … Continue reading Quickbooks charges hundreds of dollars to keep using their In-House Card Processing, but you don’t need to…

Accepting PIN numbers on your POS system? You need to now!

Accepting PIN numbers on your POS system?   You need to now! You will not be routinely jotting your name on payment slips and checkout terminals much longer. MasterCard, Discover, American Express and now Visa plan to ditch the signature requirement at merchants in April.   Here is a quick recap of the statements from the … Continue reading Accepting PIN numbers on your POS system? You need to now!

Texas Office of Consumer Credit states Cash Discount Program

      Credit Card Surcharge Advisory Bulletin: Alternatives to Credit Card Surcharges Section 339.001 of the Texas Finance Code prohibits credit card surcharges. This bulletin describes five alternative pricing practices that are not prohibited credit card surcharges. Section 339.001(a) of the Texas Finance Code provides: “In a sale of goods or services, a seller may not impose … Continue reading Texas Office of Consumer Credit states Cash Discount Program

5 Ways Your Retail Business Will Benefit From a POS Solution

Any retail business that sells products or services to the public will benefit from an updated POS system. The ultimate goals of a company is to increase revenue and keep customers satisfied. Besides handling payments, a Point of Sale (POS) system should track sales and inventory and help employees interact positively with customers. With a solid Point of … Continue reading 5 Ways Your Retail Business Will Benefit From a POS Solution