Businesses Might Start Offering You Better Rewards; Here’s Why.

Mobile payments are steadily becoming the largest method of credit card transactions in today’s economy. Apple Pay, Google Wallet, and Samsung Pay offer the simplicity and ease of use for a consumer to make a purchase. “It just works.” However, consumers are usually unaware of what happens to the business accepting their purchase. Mobile payments require business owners to pay fees for each mobile payment. … Continue reading Businesses Might Start Offering You Better Rewards; Here’s Why.

A Beginner’s Guide to Start Automating Your Business

Time is money. At one point or another, you’ve heard it; maybe you have even said it. As you continue to expand your business, your list of daily tasks subsequently will as well. Your tasks might be easy (sending out a newsletter to your customers to inform them of a new product launch or offer a discount on your products); however, managing all of your … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Start Automating Your Business

How To Choose A Merchant Provider

Whether just starting out or looking to transition your business model due to an increased growth phase, here are a variety of thoughts and questions I would be aware of when choosing your payments partner.  Full service vs. Facilitator If you’ll be accepting less than $3,000 per month in credit card payments, a mobile credit card processing company (sometimes called a payment facilitator) like Square … Continue reading How To Choose A Merchant Provider

Social Media: The New Manhattan Real Estate

Forty-five dollars. That was the average price per square foot in the 1970s for real estate in Manhattan. Just fast forward a few decades later, and in 2018, Manhattan real estate commanded $1,773 per square foot. In just a few decades, the average price per square foot increased over 35 times in value. Now it’s 2020. And there is a new “Manhattan real estate:” social media. Facebook has been … Continue reading Social Media: The New Manhattan Real Estate

Social Media is Underutilized

Social media has not been around as long as most people think. The real start of social media beginning to be used by the masses was Facebook. Facebook only founded 16 years ago, has 2 billion users, almost a quarter of the entire world’s population. Instagram founded only 10 years ago, has 1 billion users. These are large numbers, but the time they have been … Continue reading Social Media is Underutilized

Five Tips for Monetizing Your Instagram as a Business or Personal Brand

Instagram is a powerful social media platform and can result in generating a lot of money for you and your business. Below are the five main strategies we implement to help ourselves and clients monetize on Instagram. Your Bio Matters Your Instagram bio is the first chance you get to impress upon a new follower a description of yourself and your business. Instagram bio creation … Continue reading Five Tips for Monetizing Your Instagram as a Business or Personal Brand