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Beware Growing Retail Fraud

The National Retail Federation estimates that retail fraud cost the industry $9.6 billion in 2009.

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Have a Client Who Is Not Paying? Sue.

Perhaps the most undesirable customer is the one who avoids your invoices, emails and calls. If so, small claims court may be your best bet.

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#4 Cases Of Thinking Through The Experience Design

In a way, a great product is a derivation of a great experience. And that's the holy grail for design thinking that has become ubiquitous today.

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25 Payment Tools for Small Businesses, Freelancers and Startups

Getting paid is pretty important. Expanding payment options for your business can help make it happen.

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The Ins and Outs of Modern Payment Processing

Payments are no longer a passive part of business operations and the customer experience.

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Free Webinar | Oct. 29: How to Scale and Simplify Spend Management With a Small Finance Team

Hear from our experts about leveraging the tools and routines needed to manage and simplify your expenses.

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5 Tips to Get Clients to Pay on Time

Cut out the stress around billing with these five strategies.

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Stripe Co-Founder on How He Could Have Scaled Faster

For our 'If I Knew Then' Series, the CEO and co-founder of mobile-payment system Stripe discusses the importance of structure, benefits of working...

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Alibaba's Latest Payments Innovation: Selfie-Powered Transactions

The ecommerce giant is taking another step into the world of mobile payments – this time, using the selfie as an authentication tool.

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It's Not Me, It's You: When to End a Toxic Client Relationship

If you want to take your business to the next level, you can't be pulled down by the dead weight of bad clients.

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SXSW: What ClassPass Learned About Making Decisions Easier for Customers

Before her SXSW panel on invisible payments today, we talked to co-founder and CEO Payal Kadakia about how simplifying customers' decisions changed...

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Visa Europe Paves the Way to Bring Apple Pay Across the Pond

The London-based payment processing company announced a new 'tokenisation' service that allows customers to pay on a mobile device without credit...

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What to Do When Final Payment is Due and the Client Won't Pay

Use these tips to avoid working for free.

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NYC Wants Drivers to Pay For Parking Tickets Via Apple Pay, Mobile Apps and Bitcoin

Officials believe a revamped system would ultimately cut down on the losses the city incurs each year from unpaid violations.

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Good Work Plus These 3 Steps Converts New Customers Into Recurring Customers

A happy customer who comes back for more is, literally, money in the bank. Make their experience hassle free from beginning to end.

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'Opportunity Cost' Sounds Abstract But It Costs Your Business Real Money

Clients who don't value your time keep you from those who do. There are polite ways to set them straight.

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Square Rolls Out New Analytics Suite

Staying competitive following Amazon's announcement of its first mobile card reader, Square unveils new features.

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In Starbucks' Grand Plan for Employee Education, Who's Paying for What?

The coffee company and partner Arizona State have clarified the parameters of the new college program.

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PayPal President David Marcus Jumps Ship to Run Messaging at Facebook

Marcus will run the messaging business for Facebook after leaving the eBay unit after three years.

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5 Questions to Ask About Your Payment Collection Process As the Economy Opens Up

Give your business a post-crisis purchasing checkup and watch your bottom line benefit.

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The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.

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12 Billing Mistakes That Make It Harder for Your Business to Get Paid

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What You Need to Know About the 3 Biggest Global Payment Methods

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10 Ways to Avoid the 'Elephant in the Room': Not Getting Paid

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4 Tell-Tale Signs That Scream You're an Entrepreneurial Newbie

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Guess Which Mega Brand Makes Companies Wait 86 Days for Payments (Infographic)

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5 Financial Challenges and How To Overcome Them in 2016

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Entrepreneurs: Here's How To Make Sure You Get Paid

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