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The Safest Way to Accept Curbside and Delivery Payments

Since customers are increasingly using their phones and contactless cards to make payments, using a mobile, contactless terminal will allow you to reach more customers, especially if you’re a retail store or restaurant owner. Moreover, in an era of COVID-19, where social distancing and shelter-in-place orders are in effect, having a mobile terminal will be handy for curbside pick-ups and deliveries.

How to Batch Out a Credit Card Machine

Are you trying to figure out how to batch out a credit card machine? In order to fully process the sale and get paid for your goods or services, you need to know how to get it done. Here are tips for how to batch out a credit card machine.

Benefits of a Tablet POS System and Credit Card Payment Processing

Interested in better customer service, increased sales, and multiple opportunities for engagement? A tablet point-of-sale (POS) system can offer just that for your credit card processing needs. In fact, many retailers are ditching traditional cash registers for cloud-based tablet POS systems because of mobility, quick processing, plus a streamlined platform for sales and inventory management. Robust reporting and analytics available on tablet POS systems can also help merchants track refunds, orders, and sales, as well as effectively market their business. 

Sekure Customer Spotlight - Penn Ohio Cigar Company

George F. Joseph Jr. started the Penn Ohio Cigar Company in 2012, and since then, it has grown into a flourishing business. If you’re looking for a place to unwind with a nice cup of coffee and a cigar, this is the perfect place to visit if you’re ever in the area. With a little bit of patience and determination, George was able to turn a simple cigar company into a thriving business filled with loyal customers who enjoy the warm, relaxed ambiance.  Can you tell us a little bit about your life before The Penn Ohio Cigar Company? I was president of an insurance brokerage company for 34 years and the cigar business was a hobby that I started in the mid to late 80’s.  We grew that to a very nice and manageable size. In 2012 a company bought my insurance brokerage company and properties out so I had the privilege of an early retirement so now the cigar “hobby” is a full grown nightmare!

5 Ways to Lower Interchange Rates - Business Card Acceptance Models

If you’re on Interchange Plus pricing, you might want to think about implementing some of the following techniques to lower the actual Interchange costs in an effort to lower your bottom line. Not all are practical for all businesses or card-acceptance models, but hopefully we can help you reduce costs – more so than we’re already able to with finding you a new, lower cost merchant service provider.

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