What Is Visa’s EIRF?

What Is Visa’s EIRF?

If you’ve ever taken the time to read through a credit card processing statement in it’s entirety, it’s often reminiscent of Shakespeare in high school English. It’s not quite a foreign language, but it feels like it is, and just when you think...
The Flat-Rate Unicorn

The Flat-Rate Unicorn

There are a number of companies advertising simple, flat-rate pricing.  Many times it’s neither simple nor flat. This pricing model gambles on the kinds of cards a business is accepting.  One popular “flat-rate pricing” company advertises a simple...
The Unlucky Clover

The Unlucky Clover

First off let me say that this is not a knock on the POS itself, its manufacturers, or anyone who uses it.  However, it is most certainly an indictment of the ISO’s (independent sales organizations) and MSP’s (merchant services providers) who push business...