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This Proposal Would Allow Businesses to Get another PPP Loan

This Proposal Would Allow Businesses to Get another PPP Loan

  • On July 23, 2020
Congress has expressed interest in approving the next round of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. If this happens, small businesses can expect a wave of help coming their way. Following the approval, The Prioritized Paycheck Protection Program (P4) Act is a source of funding for small businesses. Businesses that employ less than 100 people can […]
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Visa Looks to Make Plastic Cards Sustainable

Visa Looks to Make Plastic Cards Sustainable

  • On July 16, 2020
Visa has an ambition to improve the world and minimize its environmental impact. Thus, they are collaborating with the CPI Card Group to produce ‘Earthwise High Content Card’ for Visa cardholders. The credit card, made of 98% upcycled plastic, would enable both contactless and contact payments. Besides this, the aim is to make cards EMV […]
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Walmart and Shopify Team Up On E-commerce Marketplace

Walmart and Shopify Team Up On E-commerce Marketplace

  • On July 13, 2020
The collaboration between Walmart and Shopify is all set to conquer the e-commerce industry. They will provide fierce competition for Amazon, as around 1200 companies selling on Shopify will now be able to sell on Walmart U.S by the end of this year. Shopify’s vice president of product, Satish Kanwar, considers Walmart of size and […]
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Should my Business Adopt Contactless Payments?

Should my Business Adopt Contactless Payments?

  • On June 11, 2020
A Guide To Contactless Payments What are contactless payments, and how do they work? Are they completely safe, and should you opt for the convenience of contactless payments? Over the years, technology has changed, and it has brought innovations in the way we conduct business and also in the way we many things. One of […]
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Retail Merchant Trends for 2020

Retail Merchant Trends for 2020

  • On June 9, 2020
As the effects of the pandemic continue, we’ll likely see more changes in the retail industry. Retail merchants had to make major changes while the economy was shut down, but those changes may continue. Retailers need to adapt to what consumers want and what the economy allows. Today, that means a lot more e-tailing than […]
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PPP Funds Still Available yet Applications Slowing Down

PPP Funds Still Available yet Applications Slowing Down

  • On June 9, 2020
PPP funds disappeared in as little as 2 weeks when first released. The relaunch occurred on May 11, allowing more small merchants to take advantage. But, today the funds still exist and applications for the help are slowing down. Why are the applications slowing down? Should you jump on board? What are PPP Funds? If […]
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