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Loyalty Programs Drive Business

Loyalty Programs Drive Business

Customer loyalty programs are smart, innovative ways to increase revenue and create repeat business. These easy to implement programs not only create loyal, happy customers they give you a method to reach out to those customers with specials and new products.  Also,...

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Waitstaff Tip Bumping

Waitstaff Tip Bumping

Could this be happening at your restaurant? How many times have you used a credit card at a restaurant, added a tip and signed for the total, and then just threw it away? For most people, that’s the regular occurrence, but on occasion, servers are changing the tip...

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Creating A Holistic Happy Workplace

Creating A Holistic Happy Workplace

A holistic workplace offers benefits to employers and employees and creates a thriving business environment. Businesses who recognize an employee’s mental well-being create a better work environment and tend to retain valuable employees. Research conducted at the O.C....

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PCI Basics for Small Merchants

PCI Basics for Small Merchants

In 2015 the PCI SSC created the Small Merchant Taskforce, a cross-industry consortium of payment security experts, merchant groups and small merchant advocates, to create educational material and suggested next steps to assess risk within a small business environment....

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Gift Cards Expected to Exceed $6 Trillion by 2022

Gift Cards Expected to Exceed $6 Trillion by 2022

The average consumer is spending $59 more than the original value of their Gift Card, up $21 from 2017, according to the 2018 Prepaid Consumer Insights Study released by First Data (NYSE: FDC)  Despite the set value on a gift card, 72% of customers report spending...

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Protect Your Business with this New POS App

Protect Your Business with this New POS App

Your business security depends on the information that you retain and how you monitor your everyday transactions. There are many ways to do this both with internal measures and technology with the new Point of Sale Systems available today.    Too many times, you (the...

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Point of Sale Clone Fraud Activity

Point of Sale Clone Fraud Activity

Point-of-Sale Fraud Alert Recent incidents in the U.S. in which criminals are committing fraud through processing fraudulent return transactions. As part of the fraud scheme, criminals obtain Point-of-Sale (POS) devices—either from an acquirer or agent while posing as...

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Memorial Day Credit Card Skimmer Warning 

Memorial Day Credit Card Skimmer Warning 

  New Credit Card Skimmers found inside card readers at gas pumps at many 7-11 stores    Look for the red tag on the pumps or go into the store to pay. Some 7-11 stores have installed temporary locks on pumps until permanent locks arrive.   Fraud Facts Florida is...

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Critical Credit Card Terminal Updates

Critical Credit Card Terminal Updates

Is your Credit Card Terminal causing you to lose valuable transactions?  It may be time to update the programming in your terminal or even time to look for a new solution. Ingenico Credit Card Terminals The clock is ticking on the Ingenico ICT220 and ICT250 terminals....

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How to Protect your Business from Employee Theft

How to Protect your Business from Employee Theft

Employee theft is increasing - the scope ranges from stealing inventory and padding time to taking money from the till. Many times, theft is a result of opportunity and incentive to steal. Employee theft can go unnoticed for years until your company hits a wall....

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Don’t Fall Victim to Employee Embezzlement

Don’t Fall Victim to Employee Embezzlement

Courtney Wells, a 49-year-old woman in Connecticut admitted to embezzling over a half a million dollars combined from her two positions as a trusted bookkeeper.  Appearing as a trustworthy employee at her job as treasurer of the Southington Lacrosse Association, she...

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The Power of Women in Business

The Power of Women in Business

NEVER UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF A WOMAN You may be stunned to learn just how much women’s economic power has increased in recent years.  Their impact on the consumer economy and influence in decision-making has elevated them to account for 85% of all consumer...

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Cash Discounting & Your POS

Cash Discounting & Your POS

We realize that your costs for accepting credit card payments increase regularly. As your source for Point of Sale, we can help by improving other aspects of your service that save you money and make you more profitable IN SPITE OF those rising costs. There’s been a...

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Generate More Revenue and Traffic with an ATM

Generate More Revenue and Traffic with an ATM

ATMs still Represent Easy Money for your Business, Restaurant or Store With the rise of online shopping, brick-and-mortar businesses today need to do everything they can to stay competitive. Sometimes that means using a traditional, tried-and-true method of boosting...

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Is Managing Your Images on your POS this Easy?

Is Managing Your Images on your POS this Easy?

Is Managing your POS System as Easy as Posting a Picture to Social Media?  It Should be! Imagine being able to upload an image of your daily specials or entrées as soon as they come out of your oven.  Uploading an image to your menu is as simple as posting to your...

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In Memory of Barbara Dell, SW Florida Dress for Success Founder

In Memory of Barbara Dell, SW Florida Dress for Success Founder

In recent news you may have heard that our community suffered a great loss on New Year’s Day, that loss was our beloved Barbara Dell.  Of course, she wasn’t just any woman; she was an entrepreneur and a visionary that turned out to be a true blessing for all the women...

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Expense your Equipment and POS System with the Section 179 Deduction

Expense your Equipment and POS System with the Section 179 Deduction

The purpose оf Section 179 in thе tаx соdе is tо givе buѕinеѕѕеѕ thе орроrtunitу to deduct thе entire price оf ѕоftwаrе аnd еԛuiрmеnt рurсhаѕеd during thе еligiblе tаx уеаr inѕtеаd оf write-offs through dерrесiаtiоn. It is designed to еnсоurаgе buѕinеѕѕеѕ tо invеѕt in...

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Shop For Success

Shop For Success

Don’t miss the shopping event of the year! The annual Dress For Success Shop for Success will be held at the Crowne Plaza, Friday November 2nd; VIP Admission starting at 3 p.m. ($50 tickets...hurry, only 6 remaining), General Admission at 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Over 5,000...

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Promote Your Business Event

Promote Your Business Event

Whether you are planning a new menu launch, in-store demo, on-site workshop, new wine list, sponsoring a community charitable event, or even  a Grand Opening, we  have some great ways (mostly free) to make sure your event is seen online. Use your Point of Sale to...

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