"The check is in the mail."

While it's nice to know that payment is "on its way," no independent contractor or small business really wants to hear this.

Particularly important for businesses that depend on the funds from every job or transaction to reinvest into the business to keep it afloat, waiting for payment can be a costly and stressful experience.

PayAnywhere at your service! Unpaid invoices, delayed checks and forgotten cash are issues of the past with PayAnywhere, the professional grade payment solution that makes it easier than ever for independent contractors and small business owners of all kinds to eliminate payment issues and take their businesses to the next level.

Contractors count on The Home Depot to stock all the tools of the trade and materials they need to get their job done. That's why The Home Depot has partnered with PayAnywhere to offer its customers PayAnywhere's comprehensive credit card processing solution.

Customers of The Home Depot can find PayAnywhere in more than 1,000 stores, right on the counter in the store's Professional & Contractors Services area. The goal of The Home Depot's Professional & Contractors Service areas is to provide resources, such as weekly money saving tips and interactive videos, to independent contractors and small business owners of all types in order to maximize efficiency and help them thrive.

In compliance with The Home Depot's mission of bringing customers great savings, contractors can purchase the PayAnywhere reader, priced at $9.99 and compatible with iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android and BlackBerry devices, at their local store or online at www.HomeDepot.com. After the first swiped transaction is processed using PayAnywhere, a $10 rebate is given, covering the initial investment in the reader. In addition to the rebate, PayAnywhere is running a special offer for customers who purchase their reader through The Home Depot, offering $1,000 in free processing within the first 30-days of account activation.

Business owners and contractors aren't the only ones who will appreciate the streamlined payment experience PayAnywhere provides. Customers benefit from faster transactions, top of the line security, and less paperwork; saving everyone time and eliminating the hassle of traditional paper invoicing.

With the lowest transaction rates in the industry and live customer support, the mobile payment solution is a financially smart move as well.

It's never been easier to get your PayAnywhere mobile card reader. So head on down to your neighborhood Home Depot to get yours and start streamlining your business today!