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Differences between prepaid, debit, and gift cards

The remainder is spread across debit cards, prepaid cards, and gift cards. While … Read more
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COVID-19 Services Survival Guide

When your business model depends on human contact, you may be at a … Read more
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Meet the Merchant

Country Friends of Ohio

Woodworker and devoted mom Tami Cox opened a rustic decor shop in West … Read more
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7 ideas to boost summer sales

This challenge is so common that many smaller businesses plan for it by … Read more
Customers placing orders outside food truck with Clover devices

Quick Service Restaurants (QSR)

10 food truck equipment essentials every food truck needs for opening day

Launching a food truck? Get your business rolling with this checklist of essential … Read more
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Full Service Restaurants (FSR)

Food and beverage industry trends for 2022

The food and beverage industry is on the rebound, but continues to face … Read more
Ricky Barragan of Ricky Styles Studio

Meet the Merchant

Ricky Styles Studio

In this installment of Meet the Merchant, we speak to Ricky Barragan of … Read more
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How 5 entrepreneurs turn browsers into buyers at farm and artisan markets

Summer is the season of craft fairs, farmers markets, and small businesses putting … Read more
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Biz ops

Measure your business health with these 9 numbers

Is your small- to mid-sized business financially healthy? This post helps merchants calculate … Read more
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Clover app partners

6 awesome Clover apps every bar needs

Clover can help take your bar to the next level with amazing apps … Read more
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Full Service Restaurants (FSR)

How to create your restaurant’s catering menu: 5 ideas for success

Catering can be a great way to get your name out there and … Read more
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Small business legal considerations: What business owners should know

For those starting a small business, the right legal advice can help you … Read more
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By state

How to start a business in New York

If you’ve ever dreamed of starting your business in the Empire State, it’s … Read more
Women business leaders


International Women’s Day

We’re proud to recognize International Women’s Day. Learn about the challenges women business … Read more
Patricia McCarthy of OC Design

Meet the Merchant

OC Design

In this installment of Meet the Merchant, we speak to Patricia McCarthy of … Read more
Fine dining restaurant

Customer service

What is fine dining? Here’s a guide for creating a special restaurant experience

There’s something gratifying about providing this special experience for others — which is … Read more
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6 business management tools every home services business needs

Rising demand creates a mix of opportunities and challenges for home service merchants. … Read more
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The quick & dirty guide to SEO for your small business

You need to be visible online to get more customers. That all starts … Read more
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Home & field services

Accept credit card payments with an iPad POS system

With a mobile app and a small, portable credit card reader, you can quickly … Read more
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Clover partner solutions

How card-on-file subscriptions guarantee revenue and grow your business

Membership subscriptions can boost customer loyalty. Learn how Loyalzoo’s Memberships & Recurring Payments … Read more