August 2013

VPS: Your Next Credit Card Merchant Account Service Provider

Why should my business start processing credit and debit cards?

Processing credit and debit cards in this day in age is becoming increasingly more important for merchants around the globe. Incentives such as building credit, free Sky Miles and cash back offers are only part of the reason why more and more people are deciding to use plastic instead of paper. Another reason for the increasingly large change in payment medium is the strengthened security and convenience of cards.  While this change is not bound within the confines of payment methods only—it is seen in the change of writing letters to writing emails, paper to online school assignments and textbooks, handheld books to handheld tablets— it is the progression of all things paper to all things electronic, and to stay in businesses, every industry must progress with the knowledge and tools of the generation. By accepting debit and credit cards, your business will have the chance to process more payments and strengthen profit margins.

What does it take to be a great credit card merchant account service provider?

VPS is a merchant account service provider, but we are not the typical credit card merchant account service provider: we are a leading provider in the payment processing realm built on a solid foundation of expertise, experience and trust.  While there are many a great credit card merchant account service provider, we look to be the best in the industry by offering the most current products and services available on the market. We also have recently released a VPS Mobile app, now available on the Apple and Android stores, that allows merchants a new mobile solution (free swiper included) to process payments wherever business takes them. The design and implementation of our new VPS app is one example of how we strive to stay right at the forefront of new technology and services to help our clients succeed in their work.

What else does VPS offer?

Beyond services and products for internet-based businesses, mobile merchants, and brick-and-mortar businesses, VPS offers merchant cash advances for up to $150,000 for your business. For whatever purpose your business could use an advance, we are here to help. Merchant cash advances offer funding in 10-14 days with high approval rates. Over the years, we have helped thousands of merchants receive the funding they needed for renovation work, business expansion and emergency funding.

To start processing credit cards or to apply for a merchant cash advance, or for more information, call us today at 877-674-2286 or visit us at


Draw in Online Sales With Virtual/Internet Credit Card Processing from Vision Payment Solutions

In case you have not noticed, the Internet business world is booming. You can buy just about anything you want to online. This is great news for business owners, as long as they take advantage of it and use a few simple tools that are provided online.

Gain followers. If you want people to buy your product or service, you have to give them a way to find you. You need a blog, a website, and various social media accounts. You cannot just slap them all up there. You have to be interactive with your audience and keep a tight focus on your content so you can draw in traffic that would actually buy the product or service you sell.

Offer virtual/Internet credit card processing: Obviously people cannot buy your product or service with cash, so you need to offer virtual/Internet credit card processing. Virtual/Internet credit card processing allows you to process payments in a quick, secure, and convenient manner. Your customers can use virtual credit card processing right from their own home, or anywhere else that they have access to a computer. Internet credit card processing is the reason that some people only shop online. If you do not offer this, you may as well not try to sell anything online. If you do offer it, you can sell not only your products and service, but payment plans and subscriptions as well.

Brand yourself. You want to draw in a certain type of customer. This customer will be interested in your product, but will also want to be associated with a company that offers more than just products. Your brand should stand for something. For instance, if you sell organic seeds, then you should offer information concerning how you can reduce your carbon footprint, use natural fertilizer, and so forth.

Keep active. Nothing will make your site lose traffic faster than letting it lay dead in the water. You should update your site at least a couple of times a week. You should also make sure you have some quality links coming back to your site. This may mean posting various articles around the Internet, link swapping, or any other method you can think of that will use quality sites to link back to yours. Keep in mind that you want natural links that come from good sites rather than links that come from sites that are poorly rated by the search engines.

Vision Payment Solutions can help you draw in more sales with internet credit card payment processing. Contact us today!