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Build a Super Team for Super Business Success: 4 Steps

Perhaps one of the most important elements of a successful business is a top-tier team. Of course, it’s also critical to first realize that your team is made up of all those […]

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Stop Losing Money When Credit Card Numbers Change or Cards Expire!

Do you ever wonder how much money you lose – or are delayed in receiving – due to credit card numbers changing or cards expiring? Of course, it’s unavoidable, right? People frequently […]

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3 Things Today’s Emphasis on “Fake News” Can Teach Us About Business Reputation Management

“Fake news!” Today, it seems to be the common cry when people don’t like what is being written or said in the news. However, it’s true that there seems to be more […]

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Take Steps to Protect Your Business from Fraud

Becoming the victim of fraud is one of the worst things that can happen to a company. First, you experience the loss of income from the fraud. Then, there’s the ongoing headache […]

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3 Tips to Find a Credit Card Processor That Best Suits Your Needs

Nobody knows your business like you do. But you can’t be an expert in every field, so finding a credit card processor (CCP) that fits the needs of your business can be […]

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How to Spot a Shady Credit Card Processor

If you want to get me on a rant, just start talking to me about the dishonest people in the credit card processing (CCP) industry. These individuals give all of us honest […]

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3 Tips to Drive Customers to Your Small Business Website

Let me ask you a question: How important is a website to the success of your small business? For most of us, having a website is essential to our company, whether our […]

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What are You Waiting For? 3 Reasons to Accept Mobile Payments for Your Business

Technology often outpaces our ability to accept and implement it. A case in point: mobile payment technology. Here’s how it works: consumers link their credit or debit cards to an app on […]

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Employee Performance Evaluations are Good for Your Company, and Your Employees

Everybody likes to hear good things about themselves. Hearing bad things about yourself is another matter. Yet, as a businessperson, you should become comfortable providing positive and negative feedback to your employees. […]

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Reward Repeat Customers: Develop Your Own Loyalty Program

Let me ask you something: What keeps your customers coming back? Would you like them to come back more often and increase the amount of money they spend with you? A well-designed […]

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Prevent Lost Data During a System Crash with a Thorough Backup Plan

Imagine having your business running smoothly, and then your computer system has a total meltdown. I’m talking about losing all your files, computer programs, and the customer information you’ve spent years acquiring. […]

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4 Business-Savvy Ways to Grow Your Company

Usually, when you keep doing the same things, you get the same results. Sometimes we get stuck in old habits with our business strategy. Is it holding you back? Maybe it’s time […]

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Tips to Deftly Handle Billing Disputes

It happens to all of us from time to time. A customer calls you up to complain about their bill. Perhaps there’s a discrepancy between the bill and the products or services […]

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It’s Time to Get on Board with EMV Credit Cards

If you’re not accepting EMV chip cards at your business, my question is, what are you waiting for? EMV cards aren’t the wave of the future, they’re part of present-day transactions in […]

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Why EMV Cards are Slower for Approvals, and How That’s Changing

One of the complaints I sometimes hear from merchants who switch over to the EMV cards is that it slows down their transactions. That can be a big deal if you’ve got […]

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Try These Tips to Rev Up Your E-Commerce Site

When I talk to people about our e-commerce gateway solutions, they invariably ask me how they can increase sales on their website. Now, I’m not a web developer, but I’ve been around […]

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Protect Your Business from the Threat of Ransomware

Cyber-criminals are always coming up with new ways to cheat you out of your money. A growing scam is known as ransomware, where the criminals literally hold all of your computer data […]

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Credit Card Use Shows Positive Outlook for Holiday Shopping

Retailers always hope for a busy holiday shopping season. That’s because Christmas shopping accounts for approximately 30 percent of their annual sales. Black Friday sales always signal the official start of the […]

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Protect Customers and Your Business with Point of Sale Security

Companies of all sizes can experience a security breach. In fact, hackers may target small businesses since they may not employ the latest security measures. One point of entry for hackers is […]

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Ensure Service, Satisfaction with a Professional Credit Card Processor

It’s an ugly truth, but one that needs to be discussed. There is a reason why credit card processors (CCP) have a dubious reputation. A few unscrupulous companies make us all look […]

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Know Your Options When Selecting a Credit Card Terminal

No two businesses are alike. Whether you’re a large or small business, your company has unique needs to make it run smoothly. An important part of your business is choosing the right […]

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What You Should Know Before Committing to a Credit Card Processing Company

Let me say it upfront, the cheapest credit card processing company won’t be your best option. Credit card acceptance is vital for businesses today. Sure, there may be a mom-and-pop diner that’s […]

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Mobile Wallet Popularity Continues to Grow

They go by several names – mobile wallets, e-wallets, digital wallets. Whatever you choose to call them, their popularity with consumers is growing by leaps and bounds. Approximately 15 percent of consumers […]

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Find the Funding Solutions to Grow Your Business

It can be one of a business owner’s biggest frustrations. You want to keep growing, but a lack of funds is holding you back. Whether you want to expand by increasing staff, […]

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Fraud Decrease Shows EMV Cards Are Working

When EMV cards were first issued, they promised to reduce the cases of credit card fraud. For an idea of what we can expect, we just need to look north of the […]

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Building Trust with Your Customers in the Age of Digital Payment

Given the ubiquity of online shopping and ordering, it’s likely that your small business has at least some presence on the internet, if not a fully functioning online operation for selling your […]

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Creating the Perfect POS Experience For Your Customers

Among the most important aspects of a customer’s visit to your shop or store is his or her POS experience. If you think about it, the POS is your last chance to […]

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Is Your Small Business Ready for the Mobile Payment Revolution?

It’s no secret: mobile devices have transformed how we communicate, interact, receive news, and, perhaps most importantly for merchants, how we conduct business. Mobile payment technology allows customers to pay via their […]

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Visa’s “Quick Chip” Software Addresses Biggest Customer Complaint About EMV® Transactions

Though the U.S. has been more reluctant to adopt EMV®-enabled debit and credit cards, this payment technology has become virtually ubiquitous around the world. And U.S. card issuers are quickly rolling out […]

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5 Tips for Reducing the Risk of a Data Breach and Fraud for Your Small Business

If your business processes customer’s electronic payment information, which virtually every business does nowadays, then you’re vulnerable to a data breach, leaking sensitive information, or fraudulent charges. And small businesses are particularly […]

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100 Generic Gift Cards FREE for Your Business when You Switch to Swypit for Your Merchant Services!

The gift card has become a hallmark of American retail over the past few decades. In 2015, gift card sales soared to $130 billion nationwide. So, it’s safe to say that gift […]

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The TRUTH About Credit Card Proccessing

“Secrets The Processors Don’t Want You to Know” Pricing Games: Most Processors offer a pricing modle known in the industry as “tiered pricing”. Tiered pricing gives the Processor a great amount of […]

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Social Media Marketing & Building Rapport Online

It’s no news that since the rise of social media platforms, the landscape of online marketing has completely changed (Not to mention e-commerce, as well)! There are now infinite ways to promote […]

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Merchant Services and Getting the Most Bang for Your Buck

Your merchant services are a major component of your business. You know this. After all, how would you conduct business if you weren’t able to accept payments? Now, that being said, because […]

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Growing Your Online Presence, Growing Your Online Orders

E-commerce is the new business frontier. More and more consumers are opting to do business online as opposed to conducting in-person transactions at places of business. And it makes sense: the convenience […]

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Detection & Prevention: Safeguarding Your Business Against Credit Card Fraud

The truth is that the only surefire way to completely protect your business from credit card fraud is to not offer credit card payment options at all. But this, as you know, […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Co-Author Interviews Kevin Hodes Swypit.com Founder/CEO Kevin Hodes

Chicken Soup for the Soul Co-Author Jack Canfeld Interviews Swypit.com Founder/CEO Kevin Hodes about Hodes’ unique and personal approach to servicing clients in the credit card transaction industry.

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Swypit Tribute to American Sniper Chris Kyle

Swypit honors  American Sniper, Chris Kyle at Military Appreciation Night, where his family received a special painting by The American Fallen Soldiers Project at the Texas Legends game. Let’s Remember Fallen Soldiers Who […]

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Can Your Business Process Online Orders?

Since the advent of the mobile device revolution, many people are doing more and more shopping online. The new conveniences of online shopping allow customers to peruse a wider range of products […]

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EMV® Gets a Foothold in the U.S.

Over the past decade, EMV® chip-enabled cards have become the new global standard, replacing magnetic strip cards, to combat card theft and fraud and provide more secure transactions. The U.S. market, however, […]

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VIDEO: Kevin Hodes, Swypit Honor Chris Kyle at Military Appreciation Night

Honoring Chris Kyle from Alin Bijan on Vimeo.

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Click HERE to bid on  a Seven Cozy Nights! up to 7 nights for 2 adults at Cozumel Mexico Resort! Unlimited meals, snacks, and drinks. Includes a $500 gift card. Does not […]

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Helping Customers Transition to EMV® Cards

  Helping Customers Transition to EMV®  Cards Across the board, reports and surveys seem to indicate that the greatest customer complaint concerning EMV®  cards is the processing time, which may often lead […]

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VIDEO: Swypit CEO/Founder Kevin Hodes Awarded at the 2015 Best Seller’s Summit

Video of Swypit CEO/Founder Kevin Hodes Receiving a Quilly Award at the 2015 Best Seller’s Summit hosted by the National Academy of Best Selling Authors! Congrats, Kevin!

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3 Ways Your Business Benefits From Having EMV®-Compliant POS Systems

EMV® is quickly becoming the standard for credit and debit card payments not just in the U.S., but also the world. Consequently, many businesses are currently in the process of upgrading their […]

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Businesses Should Choose Credit Card Processing Services That Are Both Reliable and Affordable

Frisco, TX – Nov. 30– Kevin Hodes, CEO of Swypit has published a new blog entitled “3 Tips for Choosing a Credit Card Processing Service Wisely.” In the blog post, he discuses […]

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3 Tips for Choosing a Credit Card Processing Service Wisely

Whether you’re a long-time business owner or just beginning your business, you understand the importance of finding a reliable and affordable credit card processing service. In fact, with more and more customers […]

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The Best Part of Being Successful is Being Able to Give Back.

Philanthropy is one of my all time favorite words. I always loved the sound of the word as a kid and I always wanted to be a Philanthropist even though I didn’t […]

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What Happened to the Good Old Fashioned Handshake?

What if I was a frequent customer of your sub shop? I become a regular and pretty soon you are making my sandwich before I even get to the door. We develop […]

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Tips for a successful office move

Change is good. SWYPIT is in the process of moving to a new office space. While change is good, it can also be daunting, confusing, and labor intensive. I am looking at […]

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Reset Your Password

Security breaches have become a common occurrence in our society. From Target to Home Depot, it seems that the news feeds are filled with victims of data hacks. With credit cards being […]

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Organizing Your Digital World

Running a credit card processing company, the digital world is a critical part of my business. It is easy to get caught in a trap of information all over the place (I […]

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Philanthropy Wins. Giving Back and Steps to Getting Involved.

Philanthropy to me is very much in line with starting a credit card processing business. It is personal. I take pride in providing the best customer service available when it comes to […]

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