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7 Easy Ways To Drive eCommerce Traffic And Convert [Per The Experts]

What’s the best way to increase your revenues and help your business grow? Find ways to drive more eCommerce traffic and convert, of course! But you can’t drive traffic to your site if people don’t know who you are. So you have to find more ways for them to find you online and tempt them […]

Acquiring Business Capital Through Merchant Cash Advance

What do most business owners do when they decide its time to expand? They start looking into an SBA loan or go straight to their bank to apply for a business loan. Unfortunately, there are many difficulties when it comes to acquiring business capital. SBA loans are notoriously hard to qualify for. Big bank loans […]

Conducting Business In Adverse Times? Update Your Merchant Account

Brick-and-mortar is hurting right now. Having to shutter doors to help curb the spread of a global pandemic isn’t easy. Regardless, companies are finding ways to conduct business, even in adverse times. But, they may have forgotten to update their merchant account to reflect the changes. The world of retail will likely never be the […]

Payroll Protection Plan and Interchange Adjustments

In these tumultuous times, the Bankcard Brokers team is doing our best to share what we know to help you weather the storm.  Our focus is always on providing the tools and information to make your business better and more profitable.  This week there have been 2 significant developments for businesses. The Payroll Protection Program. […]

2019 Trends That May Affect How You Do Business

At the start of every new year professionals all across the various markets like to talk about, and even make predictions about, what we can expect in the year ahead. We in the payments arena always, always, have our eye on the advancements being made to help merchants and consumers alike enjoy a frictionless experience. […]

Five Clarifications On Credit Card Processing Companies

So you know you need to be able to accept credit cards if you want your business to be a successful one and to do this you realize you will need a merchant account. You may even know that in order to get one you need to find yourself a decent merchant service provider (MSP). […]

Matchmaking- How To Find A POS You Can Fall In Love With

It would be easy to disregard the importance of the role your POS, or Point Of Sale system, plays in your business. Because they tend to go hand in hand, many business owners regard their merchant processing and POS system as necessary evils, just some of the extra headaches you have to deal with when […]

Payment Gateways Aren’t Just For E-Commerce Anymore

Every merchant, no matter how big or small they are, needs a way to take payments in exchange for whatever wares they are offering. Whether you are as big as Costco or small as, well, as small as the single one-man-show operating his/her Etsy account. Long gone are the days where a shop owner flips […]

8 Tips To Help You Navigate Your Merchant Services

Consumerism is an increasingly competitive marketplace.  Studies show that over 133 million people own at least one credit card and these days customers prefer the convenience of using credit/debit cards over cash. Many small business owners want to just continue with ease of only accepting cash. They believe that shopping for merchant services is just […]

How to Understand the Cost of Your Merchant Services Part 2

In Part 2 of our video series we look at the various billing methods that merchant account providers use to hide rates and fees, appear competitive, and maximize their profits.  This will help you understand the cost of your credit card processing and help you to negotiate a good deal.