Payments and Collections - Page: 2

Lines of Credit: Online Lenders vs. Traditional Banks

If you go to an online lender looking for a line of credit similar to what you'd find at the bank, don't be surprised if what you're offered looks a bit different.

Jared Hecht

· 5 min read

5 Ways to Avoid Cash-Flow Log Jams

Ironically, a sales victory puts you at your customer's mercy about when you get paid. Get out ahead of cascading shortages with these tips.

Phil La Duke

· 5 min read

Entrepreneurs: Here's How To Make Sure You Get Paid

Having a payment policy in place can help you avoid dealing with a deadbeat.

John Rampton

· 7 min read

Guess Which Mega Brand Makes Companies Wait 86 Days for Payments (Infographic)

A good deal of payments go out late. Check out this graphic to see which industries are most affected.

Eyal Shinar

· 1 min read

4 Tell-Tale Signs That Scream You're an Entrepreneurial Newbie

If Julia Louis-Dreyfus could overcome her newbie jitters, so can you.

Anne Bechard

· 4 min read

10 Ways to Avoid the 'Elephant in the Room': Not Getting Paid

Don't let a cash crunch ruin the good thing you have with your customer.

Greg Waldorf

· 5 min read

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

· 6 min read

12 Billing Mistakes That Make It Harder for Your Business to Get Paid

A little effort upfront to get your invoices right often results in much more reliable cash flow.

John Rampton

· 5 min read

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

· 8 min read

5 Tips to Get Clients to Pay on Time

Cut out the stress around billing with these five strategies.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

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

· 5 min read

Alibaba's Latest Payments Innovation: Selfie-Powered Transactions

The ecommerce giant is taking another step into the world of mobile payments – this time, using the selfie as an authentication tool.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read