Entrepreneur Tips for Merchant Accounts

Entrepreneurs, and there are more now than ever before, have a variety of options when it comes to merchant account solutions. The question is no longer should a business take credit cards, it’s what options for merchant accounts best fit a business’s needs?

Not only has credit card payment become America’s payment method of choice, offering credit card services allows easy integration of data into online systems and helps business owners managing accounts and inventory more effectively. Credit cards also enable young businesses to tap into a larger customer base by offering a variety of payment methods.

What New Business Owners Need to Know

Credit card processing requires hardware, software and a good clear understanding of what types of credit card transactions will be typical for a business. Is it online only? Will there be a brick and mortar location? Will checks be accepted? Is it a combination of all of the above?

For online only businesses, credit card processing software is generally included in a basic e-commerce software package. Users can set up an online store with a shopping cart and tap into customer information banks. For businesses with a physical location, it’s helpful to have a software-based credit card processing system, although lots of locations often have an electronic processing terminal or mobile wireless terminals.

Besides shopping for merchant accounts with the lowest rates, it’s important to choose someone with a high level of security that also offers diverse packages that meet all aspects of the payment options offered through your new business.

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Why do businesses choose to work with The Transaction Group? 

  • We aim for 100% customer satisfaction. We understand that the customer comes first. At the end of the day, if the customer is not happy, we’re not happy.
  • We offer a FREE rate analysis to every business. In most cases, we can save a business up to 25% on existing rates and fees. But if we can’t beat a customer’s rate, we’re upfront from the start. We don’t waste the customer’s time.
  • We are reliable and always available. If a customer has any concerns, we’re available even after business hours. We’ll address any issues immediately.
  • We don’t believe in one-size-fits-all.We provide solutions based on the specific requirements of each and every business. What’s best for one small business may not work for another.
  • We have a fast & easy setup process. In most cases, we offer a fast and easy approval and set up. While some high risk businesses can have longer underwriting times, we keep the customer informed throughout the process and work for fast approvals.
  • We have solutions for every business type. From low-risk card-present credit card processing solutions to payment processing solutions for high risk e-commerce stores, we’ve got it all.

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Let’s Work Together.

At The Transaction Group, customer satisfaction is our priority. Allow us to show you what we can do for you.

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