- Business generally receives
same-day or next-day credit for all major cards (like Visa, Master
- Credit card can boost
sales because customers tend to buy on impulse.
- Customers enjoy the convenience
of free credit they receive.
- Reduces risks of keeping
- Risks because you are
liable if you accept a card that's stolen or counterfeit.
- Rental fees for equipment.
- Percentage fee of each
transaction known as "discount fee" (about two to five per cent,
on the volume you handle).
- Transaction fee, depending
on the equipment you use.
all procedures and guidelines from the credit card company:
Check the number, expiry date, name and signature.
Circle the expiry date before you hand the sales slip to your customer.
Verify the card is not on the stolen card list.
If you have personal computer or electronic cash register ask your
about software interface, because even you have to buy software with
option you don't have to rent an imprinter or terminal.
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card accounts may vary, depending on the issuer, so make sure the
meets your needs.
usually have an annual fee or fee per transaction, just make sure
not paying for features you don't use.
cards are good if you paying off your balance in full by the due date,
but if you make only a partial payment you must know that you will be
a higher interest rate than for a bank loan.
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