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Top Five Reasons to Process with Swipe

1. We give 5% of our gross proceeds to charity. We support Hope Hospice and Palliative Care in RI and MA and can support other charities as well. This means that every time someone makes a credit/debit purchase at your business, whether it is in person or online, a portion of the fees you pay are going to do…

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Don’t Get Trapped By High Early Termination Fees

Almost all processors charge an Early Termination Fee (ETF) if you leave before the term of your contract. They do this because they are obligated to keep your account on file for 6 months afterwards, just in case there are any chargebacks. The early termination fee needs to cover this cost and any other administrative…

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Why You Always Get What Our Agents Promise

If you are like most merchants, you have a steady stream of credit card processing sales agents parading into your businesses on a weekly basis, all promising to improve your processing. In an industry that is not always known for its integrity, how can you know if you can believe any of them? Next time…

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How Brick and Mortars Are Fighting The On-Line Goliaths

How many times has it happened?  A customer of yours doesn’t have time to get to your store, so instead they go online looking for the same merchandise you sell. That hurts. At Swipe for a Cause, we are here to help you compete, even when customers don’t have time to come to your store. Allow us to…

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How Switching Processors Can Help Increase Your Sales

You see it at charitable silent auctions and retail/restaurant events that donate a portion of that day’s sales to a cause. People justify spending more because it is for a good cause. When you process with Swipe for a Cause, a portion of every credit/debit sale, everyday, goes to a good cause. Every sale, 24/7. Because everytime a…

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Credit Card Processing Fees

WE ALL HATE THEM Hate credit card processing fees? We all do, including us, and we’re a credit card processor! There are so many fees, so many claims about pricing, and really, isn’t it your money? It is, but the service you’re paying for is magically getting that money into your bank account in 24-48 hours.…

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