Payments and Collections

3 'Boring' Essentials Every Successful Business Owner Must Deal With

If you don't take care of the "boring" stuff, your company won't last long enough to deliver on all the promises you made to your customers.

Rashan Dixon

25 Payment Tools for Small Businesses, Freelancers and Startups

Getting paid is pretty important. Expanding payment options for your business can help make it happen.

Brett Relander

Don't Bother Tackling These 5 Business Functions Yourself

Every business involves tedious but indispensable tasks. Those are the ones it's best to outsource.

How to Talk to Customers in Default the Right Way

Yes, you can collect debt, protect your brand, get ahead -- and still get paid.

Ohad Samet

To Sell More, Make It Easier and Safer for People to Purchase From You

Less than half of small businesses operate an ecommerce website, and few of those offer the purchase and payment features shoppers have come to expect.

It's OK Entrepreneurs Still Pay by Check but They Need to Stop Mailing Them

Checks remain the main way one business pays another. Echecks are the logical way to make a workable system work better.

5 Cash Management Tactics Small Businesses Use to Become Bigger Businesses

Reaching your highest potential as a business owner depends on maintaining positive cash flow.

Lisa Stevens

Trying to Maximize Holiday Profits? A New Survey Reports on the Challenges SMBs Like Yours Face.

The most common pain point among SMB owners at year's end? Twenty-one percent said late payments.

Tina Hsiao

6 Hacks for Getting Clients to Pay You Faster

Almost everybody pays eventually but almost nobody pays sooner than they have to. That's a problem.

John Rampton

8 Tips for Setting Up a Killer Invoicing System That Always Gets You Paid

A polite but insistent invoicing systems gets you paid sooner and with less hassle.

John Rampton

9 Crucial Tips to Protect Your Small Business From Credit Card Fraud

Vigilance and readily available security tools can keep fraud losses to a minimum.

John Rampton