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BASYS Blog:
thoughts, ideas, and news from the worlds of payment processing, banking,
and software integration

  • What better way to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence than with barbecue, fireworks and s’mores? We hope these 8 fun facts about Independence Day will get you in the celebratory spirit.

  • A trade show presence is key to growing your business. Trade shows, conventions, and conferences allow you to form relationships with potential customers, network with colleagues and close sales face-to-face. But, how can you capture the attention of current and potential customers? How can you stand out from the competition?

  • PCI DSS is a set of standards created to ensure safe credit card handling practices. Learn how to become PCI compliant, and avoid unnecessary fines.

  • Please join us in welcoming Grove and Mason to #teamBASYS. Are you ready to join our team? We'd like to talk to you about it!

  • Effective April 2018, all major card brands have adopted the practice of making the signature no longer required on EMV and NFC sales.  So, if you have equipment that is able to accept EMV chip cards or NFC payments (ApplePay, etc), you do not need to require a signature from your customers when you accept their cards. 

  • Are you worried about the amount of consolidation happening in the world of Merchant Services? If so, you are definitely not alone. If a bank has been working with a processor dedicated to incredible service, and they're purchased by a giant processor, the results will be jarring.

  • Please join us in welcoming 3 additions to #teamBASYS: Krista, Sean, and Shallie. Are you ready to join our team? We'd like to talk to you about it!

  • "We need your help”. Those 4 words were all Frank Oddo needed to hear to get his company Oddo Development involved with the tiny-homes in the Veteran's Village, led by the Veterans Community Project (VCP).

  • The internet is packed with best practices on banks leveraging social media to market to business owners. Less has been written, however, about how the individual banker should lean into social media, particularly LinkedIn. Here are 5 opportunities for business bankers to use LinkedIn to win new clients and deepen relationships with existing ones.

  • Cash flow is key no matter how big or small your landscaping business is. One way to keep money coming in more consistently is to accept mobile payments. Here are some benefits to offering mobile payments and how to find the best system to suit your company’s needs. Mobile payments for landscaping companies.