Signatures No Longer Required for EMV Cards

Gone are the days of signing your name at checkout! As of April, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express no longer require merchants who are EMV compliant to collect and store signatures for POS transactions where a card is present. This decision moves away from a decades old ritual of using a signature as a […]

Plug-In Product for QuickBooks® Online Released

PaymentCollect® is proud to announce the launch of its new plug-in product for QuickBooks® Online.  This fully integrated product allows merchants to take advantage of all of the great features included in QuickBooks’ newest product without losing anything they love about working with PaymentCollect®: exceptional software, excellent customer support and the smoothest onboarding process in […]

EMV Compliance Explained

While EMV compliance has been around for quite some time, there still tends to be a lot of confusion around the subject. What is EMV compliance, and how can you as a merchant ensure your business is EMV complaint? Find all of your answers below! What is EMV Compliance? Have you ever wondered what caused […]

QuickBooks Training – Free and Paid Options

Whether you’re brand new to QuickBooks or looking to learn more about an advanced feature, there is an extensive range of both free and paid resources available to you. But which option is the best for your needs? That depends on your budget, time, and knowledge of the platform. Below you’ll find a comprehensive list […]

Common QuickBooks Software Error Codes

Developed by Intuit, QuickBooks is one of the most well known accounting softwares for business owners. It has completely changed the way accounting is done for small and medium sized businesses. No matter if it’s the Desktop or Online version, QuickBooks is an integral part of how many businesses operate. But like all programs, there […]

7 Common QuickBooks Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

QuickBooks is a vital component to the success of many small businesses. This software helps effectively manage inventory, sales, and payroll, while also offering other important financial record-related items. While this tool helps millions of businesses succeed, there are some common mistakes many business owners make, which costs their company time and money. But luckily, […]

QuickBooks Desktop vs. QuickBooks Online

Whether you’re a new QuickBooks user or a loyal desktop user considering switching to the online software, you may be confused as to which version of QuickBooks is best for your business. Before you begin comparing the different QuickBooks pricing plans, you first must decide between the desktop version and the online version. Although Intuit […]

QuickBooks Online Editions Compared

Which QuickBooks Online Version is Right for You?  Now that you’ve decided on QuickBooks Online, your next step is determining which edition of Intuit’s cloud-based software is the best fit for your business. QuickBooks Online has four editions: QuickBooks Online Self-Employed QuickBooks Online Simple Start QuickBooks Online Essentials QuickBooks Online Plus The primary differences between […]

How to Determine Your Average Credit Card Processing Fees

Business owners have been relying on traditional merchant accounts to process credit and debit card transactions for years. But with the industry expanding and evolving more rapidly over the past few years, including the introduction of the industry has expanded and evolved over the years, it’s even more important to know the processing fees your […]

5 Ways to Save on Credit Card Processing

In today’s market, consumers are using less cash and relying more on credit cards for their transactions. According to the Federal Reserve, credit card payments registered the highest growth rate by number (10.2%) among the core payment types from 2015 to 2016. With more and more customers choosing plastic over cash, as a business owner, […]