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Credit card transactions are skyrocketing: Let's get smart about it

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  • The processing industry is in recovery mode.
    11 mins
  • A client in broadcast media industry.
    22 mins
  • Why aren't businesses addressing this?
    28 mins
  • Cost optimization done right.
    34 mins
  • Merchant account optimization is complicated.
    38 mins

Course Description

Merchant services, like payment processing, are vital for businesses today. Whether you’re a brick-and-mortar business or you conduct most of your business on the world wide web, the ability to accept multiple forms of payment enables you to remain competitive in today’s global economy, as well as locally in your community.

Every year, businesses pay approximately $180 billion in credit card processing fees. These fees are convoluted, confusing, obscure, and often misleading. Credit card companies make money off cardholders in a wide range of ways and their income has been experiencing solid growth for years. They charge for:

  • Interest Income
  • Interchange Fees
  • Cash Advance Fees
  • Annual Fees
  • Penalty Fees
  • Enhancement Income

While the current environment is no time to ignore cost-reduction projects, many businesses nonetheless will avoid or abandon these efforts in the coming year. Unfortunately, this neglect is especially true around credit card processing fees—even as transactions skyrocket following a year of decline. In this CPE webinar, Jeremy Layton will help us discover at current market conditions that have created a perfect storm of higher processing fees at a time when accounting teams don’t have time to manage them. As the economy ramps back up, cost reduction needs to be taken seriously. Join this webinar and learn how to effortlessly manage these projects.

Learning Objectives

  • To summarize current market conditions and their strain on accounting team bandwidth
  • To identify why many cost-reduction projects are abandoned
  • To determine the growing trend of credit card transactions post-pandemic
  • To list tips for effortless management of cost-reduction projects

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Managers
  • Assistant Controllers
  • Bookkeepers & Accountants & Tax Preparers
  • Business Owner
  • CEO
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Analysts
  • CFO/Controller
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Finance Pros