All Posts by Ursula Librizzi

How to Save Time and Gain More Visibility Over Your Dealership

How to Save Time and Gain More Visibility Over Your Dealership

As a controller, you wear a lot of hats with the running goal of maintaining visibility over your dealership. Gathering receipts, verifying sales and preparing reports takes precious time out of your day. Over a month, that work could potentially total 18 hours of your time. With a Virtual Terminal, you could save that time (and more) while increasing visibility over your dealership’s many moving parts. A Virtual Terminal is a software service that connects with your payment terminal to digitally record all sales information. Quick, Centralized Access As a controller, you want to have a constant pulse on…

Going Paperless: The Secret to Better Veterinary Business Management

Going Paperless: The Secret to Better Veterinary Business Management

As a veterinary receptionist, you care about maintaining a clean and orderly office so clients and patients have a comfortable experience and all practice records are accurate. Your average day probably looks something like this: you greet clients and patients, take incoming phone calls, confirm and follow-up on appointments, process and file over-the-counter sales and patient records. With any job, some tasks are preferred over others. We know that managing and filing transaction paperwork can be a major pain point. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be. Take Your Veterinary Business Management Paperless Instead of filing away…

Controllers Save Time With Batch and Deposits Reports

Controllers Save Time With Batch and Deposits Reports

You have a batch report that shows a total of $5,000 that should be deposited into your bank account. But when you check your bank deposit, you only see $4,800. With old terminals, lining up your auto dealership’s credit card sales to its bank account deposits is a nightmare. For most controllers, the frustration is simply due to a lack of information. Why? Because paper batch reports fail to address why the deposit amount differs from the batch report. This could be due to processing fees, chargebacks, charges from Amex or a number of other reasons. For…

Increase Your Profits Using These 6 Inventory Management Tips

Increase Your Profits Using These 6 Inventory Management Tips

Thinking of ways to save money and increase your business profits can be draining. When it comes to a more complex business with an e-commerce site, multiple store locations and the inventory to stock them all, cutting corners is easier said than done. We’ve compiled six inventory management tips that will cut costs and up your revenue, no matter your business size. Eliminate Providers and Integrate What You Need Whether you manage a small shop or a large corporation with various warehouses, it’s likely that you have multiple providers to fulfill your business’s many needs. Of course,…

Visa Chargeback Rules Changing April 2018

Visa Chargeback Rules Changing April 2018

The payments space is ever evolving, so it should be no surprise that card brand rules change too. Despite the improvements in payment technology, chargebacks aren’t going anywhere. In an effort to streamline the chargeback dispute process, Visa is rolling out a new initiative — the Visa Claims Resolution (VCR) — to reduce time, costs and (hopefully) the number of chargebacks received. The VCR was originally scheduled to roll out in October 2017, but was pushed back to April 2018. If you’re a business owner processing Visa cards, here’s what you should know: The time frame for businesses to…