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Bento Prepaid Debit Cards Limit Where and When Spending Takes Place Helping Businesses Monitor and Control Expenses

Bento Prepaid Debit Cards Limit Where and When Spending Takes Place Helping Businesses Monitor and Control Expenses

In a Nutshell: Many established small- and medium-sized businesses still cannot qualify for business credit cards because of strict application requirements that demand high revenue or good personal credit history. Customers use Bento prepaid debit cards to replace company credit cards, reimbursement checks, and cash. Bento’s cards don’t require a credit check and are pre-loaded with funds that can be assigned to granular categories including gas purchases, travel expenses, or... read more »

2019 Review: Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card

2019 Review: Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card

Once limited to boring charge cards and reserved for big businesses, the modern business credit card is now as varied and feature-packed as any consumer card on the market. Business credit cards come with rewards of all types, from cash back to miles and all the points in between, and a host of benefits that may make both your business and personal lives easier. Easily competing for a top place among the best small business rewards credit cards is the Ink Business Preferred℠... read more »

2019 Review: Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card vs. Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card

2019 Review: Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card vs. Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card

To properly germinate, some seeds need a period of cold, others need the warmth of spring, and a few even need a blazing fire to finally reach their potential. Once growing, however, all sprouts need the same basic ingredients to thrive: water, carbon dioxide, and photons. As with seeds, each business may need different conditions to start growing, but most of those growing businesses will need the same basic tools to really thrive. One of the most important of those tools is... read more »

Foxit & Panasonic’s Partnership Provides Finserv Companies with PDF Compression Tools that Compile Documents into a Simple Digital Archive

Foxit & Panasonic’s Partnership Provides Finserv Companies with PDF Compression Tools that Compile Documents into a Simple Digital Archive

In a Nutshell: FDIC's records retention laws and other federally issued mandates require financial service providers to retain thousands of everyday business documents each year. The documents, if kept in their original paper form, can take up a lot of real estate in an office or branch building. To meet modern document storage needs, Foxit has partnered with hardware giant Panasonic to offer its industry leading PDF compression and archive solutions in scanners available worldwide.... read more »

The Joy of Discovery: Tophatter Offers a More Engaging Shopping Experience Through Flash Auctions on Quality Products

The Joy of Discovery: Tophatter Offers a More Engaging Shopping Experience Through Flash Auctions on Quality Products

In a Nutshell: Younger shoppers have shown a preference for affordable, unbranded items over expensive, brand-name products. Tophatter caters to those consumers and the changing e-commerce landscape with its discovery shopping app that features a fast-paced auction format, enabling consumers to snap up great deals in the nick of time. The app encourages consumers to discover items by browsing, not searching. A fun alternative to traditional online shopping, the user-driven... read more »

Center for Women: How a Women’s Counseling Center Evolved Into a South Carolina Women’s Business Incubator

Center for Women: How a Women’s Counseling Center Evolved Into a South Carolina Women’s Business Incubator

In a Nutshell: Despite celebrity and public outcry, wage inequality based on gender remains an issue in the US. Awareness of women’s wage inequality issues have led many nonprofit organizations to try to narrow the gap. One such organization is the Center for Women headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina. The 27-year-old organization, started as a counseling center for women in transition, has been helping underserved women find the tools they need to succeed in the working world... read more »

How Trustpilot’s User-Generated Reviews Allow Banks and Finserv Companies to Interact with and Retain Customers

How Trustpilot’s User-Generated Reviews Allow Banks and Finserv Companies to Interact with and Retain Customers

In a Nutshell: More than 92% of consumers read online product or service reviews, and 40% of that group forms opinions on a brand after reading three or fewer reviews. Today’s digital age makes consumer opinions more important than any other marketing effort, which is why a buildup of negative experiences can drive new customers away from a brand forever. Trustpilot currently hosts more than 40 million reviews on over 210,000 global companies, that can claim their profile page on the... read more »

Como Sense Provides Businesses of All Sizes with Actionable Data That Drives Sales and Repeat Customers

Como Sense Provides Businesses of All Sizes with Actionable Data That Drives Sales and Repeat Customers

In a Nutshell: Modern businesses depend on data and analytics to understand customer engagement and build successful relationships that result in repeat customers and larger sales. Como understands the importance of this data and uses it at the core of its Como Sense program that works within POS systems. Como Sense provides businesses with a branded mobile app, a wide choice of loyalty programs, actionable business insights, and marketing automation that give business owners and... read more »

The Long Now Foundation: How Thinking About Long-Term Impact Can Help Businesses Make Better Decisions Today

The Long Now Foundation: How Thinking About Long-Term Impact Can Help Businesses Make Better Decisions Today

In a Nutshell: The Long Now Foundation offers an antidote to what Co-Founder Stewart Brand has called civilization's "pathologically short attention span." It exists to get people thinking about the future not just in days, months, and years but also in terms of millennia. Stewart and his colleagues hope that discussion about the long-term consequences of human activity will foster a sense of collective responsibility toward distant generations. The business community can also benefit... read more »

Unit4 Cloud ERP Eliminates Repetitive Tasks and Streamlines Back-Office Functions that Cost Finserv Companies Time and Money

Unit4 Cloud ERP Eliminates Repetitive Tasks and Streamlines Back-Office Functions that Cost Finserv Companies Time and Money

In a Nutshell: Companies have used enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for decades to organize and execute back-office processes like HR, payroll, and accounting. Advances in technology in recent years have increased the usefulness of these programs by automating repetitive tasks and eliminating the need for human interaction with the software. Unit4 is leading the innovative charge with a cloud-based ERP that features its digital assistant, Wanda. The ERP runs on a single... read more »