Lower Invoice Processing Costs Through Automated Workflows

  • August 17, 2011
PayStream Advisors survey shows Increasing Adoption of Automated Workflows in Invoice Processing

Automating the invoice approval process is the next logical next step for companies that are already …

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A Wake Up Call for Small Business Security Concerns

  • August 15, 2011
Small business owners are a new favorite target for hackers hoping to take advantage of weak security in small business environments. This excerpt from a recent article in the Wall Street Journal …

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Visa and MasterCard plan changes due to new debit Interchange regulations

  • August 08, 2011
In June, the Fed announced final debit Interchange rules. Now we are starting to learn more about how Visa and MasterCard will approach the transaction routing provisions that ban exclusive …

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Visa to charge new location fee

  • July 28, 2011
Visa introduces a new pricing model, but provides only limited details. As reported in the International Business Times, Visa will be implementing a new fee called a “Network Participation Fee& …

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Resilient checks fail to become extinct

  • July 27, 2011
The UK has reversed its Vote to Abolish Check Clearing. In a testament to the power of the payment properties of checks, the UK Payments Council has decided to keep checks and cancel its 2018 target …

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Merchant rates for debit acceptance to fall in October

  • July 19, 2011
The countdown to lower debit Interchange is on with only 11 short weeks remaining. The most important thing merchants can do now is switch to an Interchange plus pricing plan. Take a look at your …

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Fed announces final debit Interchange rules

  • June 29, 2011
Breaking Interchange NewsAt the Federal Reserve meeting today the final debit card rules where announced and the debit Interchange cap has been raised to 21 cents plus 5 basis points per transaction ( …

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Joining Forces: Bill.com and Vantage Partner to offer Integrated Level 3 Merchant Services

  • June 09, 2011
Today businesses are finding that accepting card payments is a growing necessity and often a preferred method for collecting accounts receivables. So when Bill.com, who helps small and mid-sized …

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Tester Amendment fails to get 60 votes to study Interchange regulations

  • June 08, 2011
Sens. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) offered an amendment to the Economic Development Reauthorization bill to delay by 15 months the implementation of the Federal Reserve’s rule …

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How does Square compare?

  • June 06, 2011
At Vantage we market the VeriFone PAYware Mobile iPhone reader for mobile merchants who have the sales volume to support having their own direct merchant account. (How is that for a disclaimer?) …

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