8 Lessons About Chargebacks That Will Surprise (and Empower) You

8 Lessons About Chargebacks That Will Surprise (and Empower) You

Still think absorbing chargebacks is merely the cost of doing business? That’s a dangerous school of thought these days as the major card brands continue to crack down on merchants who hover near of above the 1 percent of sales/100 per month threshold. The below infographic from our friends at Chargebacks911 and Kount reveals some…

Virtual Terminal Merchant Accounts: Why Every Business Needs One

Virtual Terminal Merchant Accounts: Why Every Business Needs One

We don’t do it often, but we’re going to toss our opinion out there. We think every merchant – e-commerce and point of sale – should take advantage of virtual terminal merchant accounts. In the past, we’ve blogged ad nauseum about how every business – e-commerce and brick and mortar – should offer check solutions…

5 Definitive Suggestions to Find the Best Merchant Services

5 Definitive Suggestions to Find the Best Merchant Services

Finding the best merchant services provider doesn’t happen by simply typing ‘best merchant account provider’ into your search engine bar. Although we do recommend this approach (more on that further down), there are so many other variables to finding the best payment processing solution custom to your business. Be prepared: you may be categorized as…

Include These 5 Details in Your Startup Business Plan

Include These 5 Details in Your Startup Business Plan

Every single day, Instabill merchant account managers are approached by e-commerce startup merchants anxious to begin credit card processing so they can launch their businesses. It’s what we do and we love it. The application process for acquiring the best merchant services and payment solutions for your startup business is more stringent than it was…

The Best Credit Card Processors Do These 6 Things

The Best Credit Card Processors Do These 6 Things

The e-commerce boom is ongoing: Online sales are expected to reach well over $500 billion by 2020, says e-commerce think-tank Internet Retailer. Online businesses and startups sprout like weeds in midsummer, and all of them need payment processing solutions. But what should an e-commerce entrepreneur look for when searching for the best credit card processors?…