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Business tips

Should your restaurant participate in food festivals?

By Jereme Sanborn on

Food festivals provide diverse foods in a casual community setting that brings about an all-encompassing experience as intoxicating as some of the dishes that are featured. If you own a restaurant or food truck, consider enhancing your offerings by making yourself known at one of these local events.

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Mistakes that can happen with contactless payments and how to help your customers avoid them.

By Ryan Gibbons on

The coronavirus has changed virtually every aspect of our lives. That includes the way entrepreneurs and customers handle the process of purchasing goods and services. In an era when close proximity and touch could prove deadly, many retailers who may once have been reluctant to do so are now embracing contactless payment processing equipment to ensure maximum comfort and safety. While this strategy makes a great deal of sense for you as a small to mid-sized business owner, it is important to recognize some of the pitfalls and to do all you can to correct them or prevent them from happening.

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Four reasons a mobile point of sale system is a must for your business.

By Jereme Sanborn on

When you own a business, you have a good deal more leeway when it comes to the choices you can make. That includes the products you sell, the marketing campaigns you launch, and even the pool of customers you can target. Even so, there are certain non-negotiable factors that you should never compromise on when it comes to your success. Having a mobile point of sale system is one of the most important.

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Start preparing for this year's holiday shopping with contactless card readers.

By Jereme Sanborn on

With summer in full swing, even autumn may seem like a world away. However, the frenetic holiday shopping season that represents the annual bread and butter for many retailers is right around the corner! If you haven’t already done so, consider incorporating a contactless card reader into your offerings to get a leg up on your competition. 

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Top seven reasons smart terminals beat traditional credit card terminals.

By Ryan Gibbons on

Creating, launching, and running a business is not for the faint of heart. Unless you are willing to repeatedly put your nose to the grindstone and perform a mind-numbing array of tasks such as marketing, product selection, employee management, accounting, customer service, and so forth, your operation is likely doomed to failure. In light of this undeniable fact, why should you also be concerned about the nitty-gritty details of how you accept payments?

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Business tips

As restaurant business booms, so do touchless payments.

By Ryan Gibbons on

As 2020 dragged on and the country languished under the pall of the coronavirus pandemic, businesses of all types suffered. None were more devastated, however, than those in the restaurant industry. Now, more than a year later with some of the restrictions having been lifted, eateries of all sizes are experiencing a mass revitalization that encompasses not only the food they serve but also the methods they use to accept customers’ payments.

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News

Payanywhere Introduces Custom Invoice Numbering.

By Ryan Gibbons on

When it comes to assigning invoice numbers for transactions, Payanywhere has always used automatic system generated numbers. Until now...

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Payanywhere’s parent company, North American Bancard, receives Sustainability Certificate for data centers that are 100% green.

By Ryan Gibbons on

At Payanywhere, we’re fully committed to the sustainability of our planet. That's why we have long offered green-friendly features like digital receipts and paperless statements. Now, we’re proud to announce that our data centers officially run on 100% renewable energy! 

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Ridin' Solo! Meet the Payanywhere Smart Keypad.

By Ryan Gibbons on
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One for you, one for your customer. Meet the Payanywhere Smart PINPad Pro.

By Ryan Gibbons on

In the last year it’s become clear that your business needs to be able to adapt when the way of doing business changes. We want to help you with that. Meet this year’s new power couple, the Smart PINPad Pro. 

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Free same day funding for every Payanywhere Smart Solution merchant!

By Ryan Gibbons on

At Payanywhere, we’re committed to helping you and your business achieve success. That’s why we’re now offering you free same day funding when you sign up to accept payments on any of our Payanywhere Smart Solutions.

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Payanywhere tips

Ensuring your workers and your customers are safe this holiday season.

By Ryan Gibbons on

The holidays are right around the corner. This usually means increased sales, more foot traffic, and busier stores. No matter the year, November and December call for you to have sound strategies in place to handle the increased demands of consumers. Of course, 2020 presents additional challenges given the COVID-19 situation, forcing business owners to be even more creative than in years past.

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Payanywhere tips

Tips for cleaning your Smart Terminal.

By Joshua Griffin on
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Payanywhere tips

Sending invoices with Payanywhere.

By Shaun Burke on

Stop chasing your customers for payments and start sending invoices from Payanywhere Inside. Invoices allow your customers to pay on their own time through a secure payments page instead of needing to make a phone call or visiting your place of business. They even have the option to set up autopay for recurring invoices!

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Payanywhere tips

Offline Transactions: PayAnywhere Keeps Your Business Running at All Times

By Shaun Burke on

At PayAnywhere, we realize that business never stops. You are constantly working to grow and maximize your business. Operating at the speed of business is critical, and being able to continue to accept payments – even if the internet is down – can be the difference between your customer purchasing with you or going elsewhere.

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Payanywhere tips

Manage Employees with PayAnywhere and Homebase

By Shaun Burke on

Now, new PayAnywhere merchants can save time on employment management with our new time clock and scheduling features. Our latest version integrates with Homebase, which helps thousands of businesses across the U.S. streamline workforce management via cloud-based software tools.

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Payanywhere tips

Send an invoice with PayAnywhere

By Shaun Burke on

One of the latest updates to PayAnywhere brings a welcome addition to the PayAnywhere app and the Business section of PayAnywhere Inside. You can now easily create and send your customers an invoice. Here's how to do so:

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Business tips

Should your restaurant participate in food festivals?

By Jereme Sanborn on

Food festivals provide diverse foods in a casual community setting that brings about an all-encompassing experience as intoxicating as some of the dishes that are featured. If you own a restaurant or food truck, consider enhancing your offerings by making yourself known at one of these local events.

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Business tips

Mistakes that can happen with contactless payments and how to help your customers avoid them.

By Ryan Gibbons on

The coronavirus has changed virtually every aspect of our lives. That includes the way entrepreneurs and customers handle the process of purchasing goods and services. In an era when close proximity and touch could prove deadly, many retailers who may once have been reluctant to do so are now embracing contactless payment processing equipment to ensure maximum comfort and safety. While this strategy makes a great deal of sense for you as a small to mid-sized business owner, it is important to recognize some of the pitfalls and to do all you can to correct them or prevent them from happening.

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Business tips

Four reasons a mobile point of sale system is a must for your business.

By Jereme Sanborn on

When you own a business, you have a good deal more leeway when it comes to the choices you can make. That includes the products you sell, the marketing campaigns you launch, and even the pool of customers you can target. Even so, there are certain non-negotiable factors that you should never compromise on when it comes to your success. Having a mobile point of sale system is one of the most important.

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Business tips

Start preparing for this year's holiday shopping with contactless card readers.

By Jereme Sanborn on

With summer in full swing, even autumn may seem like a world away. However, the frenetic holiday shopping season that represents the annual bread and butter for many retailers is right around the corner! If you haven’t already done so, consider incorporating a contactless card reader into your offerings to get a leg up on your competition. 

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Business tips

Top seven reasons smart terminals beat traditional credit card terminals.

By Ryan Gibbons on

Creating, launching, and running a business is not for the faint of heart. Unless you are willing to repeatedly put your nose to the grindstone and perform a mind-numbing array of tasks such as marketing, product selection, employee management, accounting, customer service, and so forth, your operation is likely doomed to failure. In light of this undeniable fact, why should you also be concerned about the nitty-gritty details of how you accept payments?

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Business tips

As restaurant business booms, so do touchless payments.

By Ryan Gibbons on

As 2020 dragged on and the country languished under the pall of the coronavirus pandemic, businesses of all types suffered. None were more devastated, however, than those in the restaurant industry. Now, more than a year later with some of the restrictions having been lifted, eateries of all sizes are experiencing a mass revitalization that encompasses not only the food they serve but also the methods they use to accept customers’ payments.