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A Guide to International Payment Preferences
Payments

A Guide to International Payment Preferences

In some countries, credit cards aren't the payment method of choice. Here's what to know.
Oren Levy
At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?
Startup Basics

At What Point Do You Reward Yourself for Success?

Leaving behind a steady income and starting your business introduces a conundrum: When do you get a prize?
Adam Callinan
Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners
Retailers

Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners

The retailer is now offering digital marketing, payment processing and loans to the 600,000 business members who shop its stores and website each week.
Geoff Weiss
Stripe Co-Founder on How He Could Have Scaled Faster
Startup Basics

Stripe Co-Founder on How He Could Have Scaled Faster

For our 'If I Knew Then' Series, the CEO and co-founder of mobile-payment system Stripe discusses the importance of structure, benefits of working with family and finding product-market fit.
Nina Zipkin
Papa John's Launches Venmo-Powered Digital Platform to Split Bills
Pizza

Papa John's Launches Venmo-Powered Digital Platform to Split Bills

A new way to split the check when you're splitting a pizza.
Kate Taylor
Check Out This 'Future-Proof' Universal POS Terminal
Point of sale systems

Check Out This 'Future-Proof' Universal POS Terminal

Poynt's terminal accepts every form of payment, for any type of business.
John Patrick Pullen
PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations
Legal Issues

PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations

The electronic payments firm agreed to settle charges by the U.S. Treasury Department that it violated numerous sanctions programs against several countries.
Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?
Payments

Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?

Maybe not but the move suggests a larger strategy.
Leena Rao
Say Hello to Mobile Payments Over Facebook Messenger
Facebook

Say Hello to Mobile Payments Over Facebook Messenger

The new features allows friends to send and receive money over the social network.
SXSW: What ClassPass Learned About Making Decisions Easier for Customers
SXSW 2015

SXSW: What ClassPass Learned About Making Decisions Easier for Customers

Before her SXSW panel on invisible payments today, we talked to co-founder and CEO Payal Kadakia about how simplifying customers' decisions changed her company.
Laura Entis
Majority of Global Merchants Fall Short on Card Data Security Compliance
Security

Majority of Global Merchants Fall Short on Card Data Security Compliance

As much as 80 percent failed interim tests, a new report says.
Is Bitcoin Speculative Foolery or a Financial Services Breakthrough?
Virtual Currency

Is Bitcoin Speculative Foolery or a Financial Services Breakthrough?

The author of 'The Bitcoin Big Bang' on what entrepreneurs need to know about the budding digital currency.
Carol Roth
Google Partners With Wireless Carriers to Push Wallet Service
Digital Wallet

Google Partners With Wireless Carriers to Push Wallet Service

The idea is to pre-install Google's electronic payment service on phones, as the companies seek to counter Apple Inc's recent entry into the nascent market for mobile payments.
5 Surefire Ways to Get Clients to Pay on Time
Cash Flow Center

5 Surefire Ways to Get Clients to Pay on Time

Simplify the way you bill and collect funds from your company's customers.
René Lacerte