1. Why Restaurant Operators Should Ditch The Cash for a Plastic-Only Plan

    The use of cash is decreasing so rapidly that it may someday become obsolete. According to the 2016 Consumer Payment Study, 75 percent of Americans prefer to pay with credit or debit cards while only 11 percent opt for cash. Mobile payment options like Apple Pay, Google Wallet, and Samsung Pay also continue to grow in popularity. The use of mobile wallets is predicted to rise at an 80 percent comp…Read More

  2. Traits Of Successful Small Business Owners

    You may work for a great company, but do you dream about opening up a business of your own? Working for yourself can be extremely rewarding although you will most likely experience some bumps on the road to success. Many people stay in their comfortable jobs and put their entreprenuer dreams on the backburner because they are afraid of failure. You’ll never know what you are capable of if you do…Read More

  3. Determining A Restaurant Concept

    Opening a restaurant can be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences in your lifetime. When you open a restaurant, you can finally be your own boss and pursue your creative interests. Do you have a passion for food and the entire dining experience? Starting your own restaurant is one of the riskiest business ventures that you can embark upon, but if you do in fact succeed, you could l…Read More

  4. Tips For Retail Businesses

    Are you tired of working for other people and want to start your own business? Perhaps you would like to open up a retail business, which buys goods and then sells them to the public. Whether you want to open a small retail shop or a larger retail business, you want to run it as successfully as possible. Americard Payment® provides retail businesses with payment processing services, ATM cash mach…Read More

  5. Common Mistakes Restaurants Make

    Opening a restaurant can be a risky venture, and as many as 55-60 percent of restaurants fail within a year of opening their doors. Unsuccessful restaurants often unwittingly make the same mistakes. As a restaurant owner, how can you avoid the common pitfalls of the industry? Awareness is key, so today we would like to discuss the common business mistakes of restaurants so that you don’t make th…Read More

  6. Tips For Running A Successful Restaurant

    Here At Americard Payment, we work with a significant amount of customer-facing businesses, which include a large number of restaurants. Opening a restaurant is considered both an exciting and a risky business venture. Some believe that as many as 90 percent of restaurants fail within their first year of opening, which is a myth. That said, as many as 55-60 percent of restaurants do experience fai…Read More

  7. More Helpful Tips For Coffee Shop Owners

    At Americard Payment, we offer credit card processing services to businesses of all sizes and types. Customer care is always our number one priority, which is why we are there to build relationships with our customers every step along the way. The better service that we provide you, the better service you will be able to provide for your customers. We work with a variety of small businesses, and s…Read More

  8. More of the Most Exclusive Credit Cards In The World

    In our last blog, we discussed some of the most exclusive credit cards in the world. Some of the perks associated with these cards include access to your own personal shopper, a personal concierge, access to a fleet of private jets, and more. Although most of us consider ourselves lucky if we have access to frequent flyer miles with our credit card purchases, the wealthy elite have access to some …Read More

  9. The Most Exclusive Credit Cards In The World

    Have you ever watched a movie in which the extremely wealthy villain pulls out one of those fancy credit cards with no limit? Have you ever actually seen one in real life? The majority of Americans have credit cards, but only the wealthy elite possess these coveted cards. Which cards are the most exclusive cards of the richest of the rich? Let’s find out: American Express Centurion Often referre…Read More

  10. The History Of Credit Cards

    Unless your credit is totally shot, you probably have a credit card. If you are fortunate enough to possess a credit card, then you most likely have a love/hate relationship with it. Credit cards are great in a pinch, but if you don’t immediately pay back your charges, you quickly rack up additional fees. Just when exactly did credit cards begin? What is the story behind credit cards? Today we w…Read More