The PaymentCloud Blog

Our merchants are important to us, that’s why we go out of our way to educate and inform them on the ins and outs of the payment processing industry. We understand merchant services can be a confusing space for new businesses (and old companies too!). So please continue reading for an insightful blog on the industries we serve best.

Top Content

Reviewing our top content is the best place to begin when navigating business ownership for high risk, mid risk, and low risk businesses. Here, we strive to inform and give you the tools to grow your business- No matter if you’re a small company or a large enterprise.

What is an EIN Number? Everything You Need to Know

22 Product Ideas Worth Considering for Your Business in 2022

What is an FFL and How Can You Get a Federal Firearm License?

The Complete List of ACH Return Codes

Top 8 Accounting Software to Use in Your Business

How to Qualify for a Business Line of Credit: List of Requirements


Where To Start

Still figuring out where to start? We can help. If you’re just beginning a business, you may be wondering how to set yourself up for success. Well, we have tailored information to help you with your business plan, marketing initiatives, and go to market strategy.

What Are Merchant Services?

How to Accept Payments

What Is a Merchant Account?

Which Credit Card Reader is Right For You?

The Ultimate Guide to eCheck Payment Processing

How to Start a Business in 2022: 12 Steps to Success



Credit Card Fraud Detection: What You Need to Know

If you're a business owner you know credit card fraud detection is no joke. Understandably, with increased credit card sales comes an increased risk of…

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Is eCheck Safe? Find Out Now!

Electronic check processing is rising in popularity, but is eCheck safe for your business? As technology changes, so do the way we make payments. Whether…

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PCI Non-Compliance Fee: What You Need to Know to Avoid it

If you’re new to running a business, you may not have heard of a PCI non-compliance fee before. In truth, there are a lot of…

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What Is an Electronic Check? The Ultimate Guide to eCheck Payment Processing

While “electronic check” may sound like an ‘80s rock band, it is actually a form of payment processing. Chances are you’re familiar with traditional check…

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5 Tips for a Killer Operational Strategy

Operational strategy is probably the last thing on your mind when starting a business. From marketing, sales, human resources, and supply chains, there are many…

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How to Accept Credit Card Payments: The Complete Guide for 2023

In the modern business world, accepting credit card payments is a must. Today's consumers use credit or debit cards more than ever. In fact, research…

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Product Sourcing: Everything You Need to Know for Your eCommerce Business

Product sourcing for your business that not only fulfills your niche but also satisfies your consumers is no small task. It's also something that many…

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5 Steps to Ensure Safe Online Shopping for Your Customers

When customers are looking to make a purchase online they expect a safe online shopping experience. The number of users who purchase via eCommerce is…

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Guide to Online Reputation Management: Tips for Your Small Business Owners

Your small business reputation management online is crucial to the success of your business. In modern times, consumers will use the power of the internet…

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5 Tips for Small Business Financial Planning and Budgeting

Small business financial planning and creating effective budgeting strategies are no easy tasks. Small margins or inconsistent and seasonal work makes typical financial planning strategies…

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