Is it Worth Having a Credit Card just for the Rewards?
Credit card rewards are one way that credit card companies entice people to sign up to use their credit cards. There are some great rewards on offer, which include free trips, discounts and cash back. Credit card companies though are in the business of making money.
They will not offer rewards so that they can lose money. Credit cards can be wonderful though if they are managed correctly.
If you are unable to pay off your credit – Read more
Square Vs. Stripe
Two popular payment-processing services for small businesses are Square and Stripe. These have grown in popularity because they have a payment processing rate that is fixed and they have also managed to draw in big supporters like Starbucks that use and promote their systems. As a small business you will need to understand how each of these work.
Square was started as a mobile processor for small businesses that operate on the go. They began by targeting – Read more
Top 3 Credit Card Offers in September
Here is a look at the top 3 credit card offers for September 2015.
Chase Sapphire Preferred Card
The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card will give you a $500 sign up bonus for travel. In the first 3 months from opening your account you can earn 40 000 bonus points when you spend $4000 on purchases.
You will be able to earn 5000 bonus points after you add your first authorized user and make purchases in the first 3 months of opening the – Read more
Starting an Ecommerce Business
If you are thinking about starting an ecommerce website, but you are unsure of where to start, then this will serve as a guide in starting an ecommerce business.
For an ecommerce business to start you will need:
A brand name
A unique selling proposition
Ability to collect payment
Ability to deliver goods
If you have all of these things then you have an ecommerce business. You need to take note – Read more
Claims that Brexit Would be Terrible for Trade are Misleading
The UK exporters could be moderately unaffected if the UK was to withdraw from the EU.
Britain’s exporters would fall under little harm from an exit from the European Union according to a new report.
Capital Economics said that a Brexit wouldn’t be a disaster for the trade as some opponents of the exit have said.
There have been claims that millions of jobs rely on the membership in the EU, but this is actually mis – Read more
Choosing the Right Secured Credit Card
It seems that everyone wants you to provide them with a credit card including hotels and airlines, even if you are able to pay cash. A debit card will suffice in some circumstances, but you may have a hold on funds or will need to pay a hefty deposit.
It can be difficult to get approved for a credit card with no credit or a poor credit history is difficult. A secured credit card could be the only way that you are able to start your credit or to – Read more
Bear ETFs: Investors are Making Money in Volatile Markets
The global share markets might be plummeting and currency trading is chaotic, but there are some Australian investors are making money in something called bear funds.
Bear funds rise in value when the market heads south and they are experiencing substantial inflows as the global rut continues.
BetaShares run several of these funds and they have all increased in value and subscription over the past few weeks as people are – Read more
The Best Credit Card Processors of 2015
As a small business you will need to have the ability of accepting credit cards, because if not you can lose a lot of sales.
It can be difficult to choose a credit card processor though as there are hundreds available that offer a variety of ways for businesses to accept credit cards.
The best credit card processor is one that has been designed to meet the needs of your business.
Here is a look at the best credit card processors of – Read more
Choosing the Right Credit Card Terminal
When you apply for a merchant account you may wonder if you need a credit card terminal and also which credit card terminal you need. There various credit card terminals available and you will need to choose the right credit card terminal that suits your needs.
Traditional Retail Terminals
If you have face-to-face contact with your customers then you will deal with face-to-face card transaction. This means at the time of the sale the – Read more