As the owner of a salon or spa, you are handling two very different aspects of your business daily.
There are the aspects that inspired you to start your business: the services you offer, the people you hire, the schedule you keep and the atmosphere you create for your team and your clients.
And then there are the decisions you have to make — like choosing a provider for payment processing.
This one decision will play a role every single time you take a credit card at your business. It will determine how much you end up paying on each card transaction and will determine how vulnerable you are to losses from “chargebacks”. Not to mention the cost of no-shows if it is not integrated to your scheduling system. This means that this one decision will have an impact in every transaction - every day you are in business. In an era when credit card breaches often make headlines, your choice of payment partner impacts how you keep your customers and your business safe from security threats.
In this guide, we’ll explain what’s important to factor into your decision about credit card processing so you can make a choice that prepares your business for success.
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