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4 Qualities of a Top Merchant Cash Advance Company

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 27, 2017 11:02:00 AM

Selecting a merchant cash advance company for your business is a big financial decision requiring much thought and consideration. However, an even bigger decision is choosing a provider. Unfortunately, not all cash advance providers are created equal—some are going to offer you better rates and services than others. Consequently, if you don’t know what qualities a merchant cash advance company should possess, you could end up spending more money for mediocre services.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

4 Important Facts About PCI DSS

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 13, 2017 11:35:09 AM

Many people reach for plastic instead of paper when making a purchase, so protecting consumer data is a key part of any business. When the proper precautions aren’t taken, merchants run the risk of a data breach, which can have serious ramifications and negatively impact an organization. This is why the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) developed PCI DSS, which stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, more than 10 years ago—to make sure businesses are being proactive and taking the necessary steps to keeping their software secure.

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Topics: Industry News

Team Building Helps with Significant Growth at MPX

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 12, 2017 10:00:37 AM

Napoleon Hill said it best: “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” When Jim Smyth joined MerchantPro Express (MPX) in January 2015, building a great sales team by recruiting star sales agents and helping them create their own wealth is exactly what he had in mind. Almost two and a half years into his venture, Jim has already recruited and trained 50-plus payments specialists to MPX. And as word about the opportunity he’s offering spreads, his numbers are likely to grow considerably.

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Topics: Agents

What is Flat-Rate Pricing in Credit Card Processing?

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 8, 2017 11:20:24 AM

Of all the billing platforms in the credit card processing industry, flat-rate pricing is the easiest to understand. When merchants use true flat-rate pricing, they are charged one rate, regardless of transaction size or type, for all of their credit, debit, corporate and rewards card transaction volume.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

4 Benefits of Merchant Cash Advances for Your Business

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 7, 2017 9:05:10 AM

While a loan may be the first thing you think of when in dire need of funds for your business, there are alternative choices to consider that are just as advantageous—maybe even more so. Merchant cash advances are one of them.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

5 Reasons to Work from Home

Posted by MerchantPro Express on Jun 6, 2017 2:15:05 PM

Working from home is no longer an atypical job arrangement that only a few people utilize. Over the past few years, it’s become the norm for many workers. Companies of various sizes within a wide range of industries are now allowing their employees to work remotely, whether occasionally or year-round.

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Topics: Work From Home

What is the Difference Between an Authorization Fee and a Transaction Fee?

Posted by MerchantPro Express on May 17, 2017 4:00:00 PM

Whether you’ve had a merchant account for a year or a decade, you may not completely understand each and every rate and fee that’s listed on your merchant statement. From PCI compliance and chargeback fees to interchange and batch fees, there’s a lot to learn, and trying to do so on your own may leave you scratching your head. One thing’s for sure, however: Authorization and/or transaction fees will almost always appear on your monthly credit card processing statements, so knowing what they refer to is imperative.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

A Look at Your Merchant Account: Tiered Pricing Defined

Posted by MerchantPro Express on May 12, 2017 11:30:05 AM

Tiered pricing is one of three major billing platforms a merchant service provider offers clients seeking to accept debit and credit card transactions—the others being interchange plus pricing and bundled pricing. Tiered pricing organizes various transaction types into tiers. There can be up to six, but are typically only two or three. The qualifying tier determines the rate merchants are charged by their provider. These charges are reviewable within monthly merchant statements.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

What are Chargebacks?

Posted by MerchantPro Express on May 3, 2017 11:10:19 AM

Having the ability to accept credit cards is an essential part of almost any business. It gives consumers another payment option when cash just doesn’t cut it, and allows merchants to receive funds without having to worry about employees handling cash. But there are some risks involved when your customers opt for plastic instead of paper. Chargebacks are one of them.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

What Do You Need to Apply for a Merchant Cash Advance?

Posted by MerchantPro Express on May 1, 2017 11:20:11 AM

When applying for a merchant cash advance, there is specific information that a provider will request that helps them determine if you qualify and/or the amount of money they would be willing to supply you with. Both are decided based upon your business’ credit card sales, as well as other key factors, such as your credit score and bank balances.

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Topics: MPX Benefits

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