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4 Things You Should Know About Business Credit Cards
Small Business Credit

4 Things You Should Know About Business Credit Cards

Choosing a credit card can be tough, but it can be even more difficult for business owners who are unfamiliar with the business-credit landscape.
Kari Luckett
Oops, IOU? How the World's First Modern Credit Card Was Invented.
History

Oops, IOU? How the World's First Modern Credit Card Was Invented.

The scrappy entrepreneur who created the credit card, as legend has it, might have experienced an embarrassing situation that led to inspiration.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
For a Debt-Free New Year Set a Budget and Stick to It
Debt

For a Debt-Free New Year Set a Budget and Stick to It

The crucial first step to having money is to pay off the money you owe.
John Rampton
Hilton Uncovers Malware in Payments Systems
Data Breach

Hilton Uncovers Malware in Payments Systems

The hotel chain found unauthorized malware that targeted credit card information.
Don't Let Debt Crush Your Financial Dreams
Debt

Don't Let Debt Crush Your Financial Dreams

One word will keep half of you from realizing any kind of financial security or independence in your lifetimes: Debt.
Steve Tobak
8 Times When It's OK to Ding Your Credit Score (Infographic)
Credit Cards

8 Times When It's OK to Ding Your Credit Score (Infographic)

There are times with credit utilization when losing a little ultimately gains you a lot.
Brad Wilson
What You Need to Know About the 3 Biggest Global Payment Methods
Payments and Collections

What You Need to Know About the 3 Biggest Global Payment Methods

Recent new technologies will join the roughly 200 different types of electronic-payment methods that currently permeate our world. With so many options and use cases, it can be daunting for any global business to select the right payment methods.
Tien Tzuo
Say Hello to EMV, the Technology That Makes Credit Cards Safer (Infographic)
Credit Cards

Say Hello to EMV, the Technology That Makes Credit Cards Safer (Infographic)

Come Oct. 1, EMV chips will make it incredibly difficult for fraudsters to acquire sensitive credit card data.
Kari Luckett
The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.
Payments

The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.

If you're not ready for to transition to EMV chip cards by Oct. 1, you could put your customers and your business at risk. Here's what you need to know.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Everything Your Business Needs to Know About the EMV Mandate
EMV

Everything Your Business Needs to Know About the EMV Mandate

Is your company ready for the future in credit card processing?
Tami Cohorst
This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team
Salary

This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team

Dan Price, founder of credit-card processing company Gravity Payments, was also named our 'Established Entrepreneur of 2014.'
Geoff Weiss
4 Reasons Merchants Should Make the Switch to EMV Now
Point of Sale Systems

4 Reasons Merchants Should Make the Switch to EMV Now

Later this year, the more secure point-of-sale terminals will be required by law and most likely expected by consumers.
Tyler Vaughey
Should You Issue Company Credit Cards?
Credit Cards

Should You Issue Company Credit Cards?

In general, company credit cards are more trouble than they are worth. Consider these two scenarios before making a decision.
Doug and Polly White
Mark Cuban on the Best Advice He Never Got
Credit Cards

Mark Cuban on the Best Advice He Never Got

The billionaire tech entrepreneur tells us what advice he would give a 20-year-old version of himself when just starting out.