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  • MasterCard’s EMV Chip Campaign Aimed at SMBS

    PYMNTS.com | May 14, 2015

    The payments networks are on a mission: a mission...

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  • Credit Card Processing: Worth the Added Cost

    Nerd Wallet | May 12, 2015

    As cash and check use decline in America, shoppers are turning to credit cards for both offline and online purchases. It’s true that, as a small-business owner, you’ll lose a small portion of every payment to credit card processing fees if you accept credit, debit and prepaid cards, and...

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  • Small Business Week with Rhonda Abrams: Make this Your Year to Grow

    USA Today | May 8, 2015

    Small Business Week comes around just once a year and you don't want to miss out on what USA TODAY and I have in store for you. Throughout Small Business Week, May 4-8, USA TODAY will run a special series, "Make This Your Year to Grow." Each day, you'll find articles, resources and guidance I've...

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  • Facebook Thinks You Could Be Better At Advertising

    Inc. | May 7, 2015

    Facebook has 2 million active advertisers, the majority which are small businesses, the social media giant says. With that in mind, Facebook says it has launched a new chat service for its advertising entrepreneurs. Meanwhile it’s continuing a series of small business "bootcamps" it’s hosted...

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  • Facebook Has 40 Million-Plus Small Business Pages

    Forbes | May 6, 2015

    National Small Business Week kicks off next week: May 4 through May 8. Facebook has announced its small and medium business commitment with a new program called Boost Your Business roadshow, a series of half-day events around the nation designed to help small and medium businesses grow. ...

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  • New Chip-Embedded Cards Aim to Foil Fraudsters

    Albuquerque Journal | May 5, 2015

    A new way of paying is coming to a store near you. Credit and debit cards embedded with shiny computerized chips designed to thwart fraudsters are slowly replacing cards equipped with only a black magnetic stripe that security experts say can be easily copied and misused. ...

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  • Twitter Chat Looks at EMV Chip Card Revolution

    Small Business Trends | May 4, 2015

    EMV chip cards are coming as a replacement for traditional magnetic strip cards. What does this mean for your business? Well, for one thing, it means your customers will soon be presenting a different kind of card of payment Will you be ready? Read More>

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  • Square Has Loaned Out $100 Million to Small Businesses

    Business Insider | April 21, 2015

    Payments company Square has advanced more than $100 million in small business financing to 20,000 over the last year, Square CEO (and Twitter co-founder) Jack Dorsey says in a BuzzFeed interview. Read More>

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  • Millennials Ready for Nontraditional Lending and Payments

    PYMNTS.com | April 20, 2015

    Millennials, those born between 1980 and 1994, are embracing alternative banking with gusto. Compared to earlier generations, they more likely to use mobile wallets online peer-to-peerlending and alternative payment services, such as PayPal and Venmo. Currently the largest generation in American...

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  • Google Vs. Amazon: Does Small Business Benefit?

    US News & World Report | April 15, 2015

    Amazon is rapidly expanding new services and Google is hot on its heels, aiming to compete with the e-commerce giant on home service referrals and online video. The competition will mean greater convenience for consumers, but will small businesses and other video providers lose out? ...

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