Is Your Staff’s Happiness Affecting Your Business?


  In recent years, the health and overall well-being of the employee had become a focal point in the conversation surrounding the structure of the American workplace. It’s about time that it did, because as Gustavo Tanaka, co-founder of the Brazilian start-up Baobba Lab said in a recent Huffington Post article, “No one can stand the employment model […]

Getting Your Business Into The Halloween Spirit


Everyone loves Halloween. How much? Well, according to the National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey, consumers love it so much that they will spend an estimated $6.9 billion this year on Halloween-related purchases  alone. Speaking on the survey’s findings, National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay states, “Consumers are ready to take advantage of promotions on candy, […]

Make Money with uSwipe: A Look Inside The uRep Program


Most people would be surprised to hear that companies like uSwipe, a merchant service provider and processor, does what most would assume Visa, MasterCard and Discover do themselves. Whenever a business runs a credit card, it’s the processor (that’s us!) that electronically gets an authorization from the cardholder’s bank and then deposits the funds to […]

DAVO Sales Tax: Taking Care of Sales Tax Compliance So You Don’t Have To


The responsibilities of a business owner can sometimes seem endless. One of the most confusing and cumbersome of responsibilities? Sales Tax compliance. Luckily for merchants, there is a light at the end of the tunnel.  DAVO Technologies, along with the Clover app market, has created an all-in-one, easy to use application that will automatically collect, […]

Homebase: Making Life Easier for You and Your Staff


Scheduling, managing and tracking hourly shifts can require a whole lot of time and paperwork. Just the nature of hourly work can be unpredictable and stressful for you and your staff, leaving plenty of room for errors and misunderstandings. Luckily, Homebase is offering a free labor management app with everything you need to take the […]

Everyone is Preparing for ApplePay… Are you?


ApplePay is coming and it’s approaching fast! It seems that bankers and technology executives are eager for deals in the payments industry as Apple, Google and Amazon compete to stay ahead of this fast growing and revolutionary new payment method.  Currently, with an approximate 72 million Apple iPhone6 users alone, only an estimated 250,000 businesses […]