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 a High-Risk Merchant Account?

Top 10 Online Shopping Cart Solutions

How to Get the Cheapest Credit Card Processing & Lower Fees

Using Venmo for Business: Is It a Good Idea?

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

The Complete List of ACH Return Codes

 

 

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 2024: 12 Steps to Success

 

 

Understanding Your Business Balance Sheet

If you're looking to understand the basics of accounting, it starts with your business's balance sheet. An SBA study found that 50% of businesses don’t…

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10 Tips to Increase Sales and Drive Profits

In today's ultra-competitive market, you may be looking for ideas on how to increase sales. Sales are a direct line to profit and can make…

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How to Start a CBD Business: Navigating the CBD Industry

If you're wondering how to start a CBD business, you're not alone. The CBD industry has exploded in growth in recent years, sparking interest in…

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Understanding AAA Bonds

If you're looking to get a better understanding of investments or explore bonds, you may come across a term known as AAA bonds. Bonds can…

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RDFI and ODFI: What's the Difference?

If your business processes checks, you may come across the terms RDFI and ODFI. These are entities that process payments like checks and debit transactions.…

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ACH vs eChecks: What is the Difference?

When it comes to online payment processing, people often use the terms eCheck and ACH interchangeably. Realistically, it's easy to think eCheck is the same…

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Understanding the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

If you're looking to get your business's financial health on track, you may come across the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. The Generally Accepted Accounting Principles…

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22 Product Ideas Worth Considering for Your Business in 2024

Whether you're starting an eCommerce business or already run one, you may be on the hunt for some winning product ideas. In fact, one of…

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Understanding the 5 Basic Accounting Principles

If you want to keep your financial records accurate and organized, it's important to follow basic accounting principles. You could own any type of business…

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Business Forecasting: The Planning Strategy Your Business Needs

If you want to secure the continued success of your business, it's important that you practice business forecasting. Successful organizations have a lot of time…

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