The 12 Privacy Tips of Christmas

Ian's Messy Desk

Minimize the number of identification and credit cards carried. Tear/shred receipts, copies of credit applications, other documentation containing personal information, don’t just throw it in the garbage. Six points for merchants : Make protection of personal information a company priority; designate someone in your business to coordinate privacy policies and practices. Obscure credit card numbers on customer receipts.

2010 109

How to Create a Sales Policy That is Fair to ALL of Your Clients

Office Organization Success

When you start developing your multiple streams of income business by adding products and programs which are available on your website, there’s a very specific policy you need to have in place … and that is a clearly defined Sales Policy. A client comes to you after the deadline and says they didn’t read your email in time, can they still receive the discount? Part way through the payment plan one of your client’s credit cards gets declined.

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How to Create the “VIP Experience” for Your Clients with a Welcome Packet

Office Organization Success

A Welcome Packet is a document – it can either be printed and mailed or digital and emailed – that you send out to your new clients when they sign up to work with you, and cements the relationship you are about to have with them. It sets out specifically what your terms and conditions are, i.e. payment policies, payment methods, confidentiality etc. Credit Card Authorization Form: you want to get paid, right? Are you making it easy for clients to work with you?

2014 183

5 Steps to Increasing Your Cash Flow

Office Organization Success

With a merchant account you can very easily accept all major credit cards without your clients and customers having to go via Paypal (this is a great option for a secondary payment processor). There is the danger that if you let payments go beyond the end of the program the client will feel that they’re paying for a program they are no longer a part of, and this can result in higher credit card declines. Have clear payment policies in place.

2015 179

How to Set (And Stick To) Your Business Boundaries

Office Organization Success

So it’s really important that you have in place clear policies and processes, and that you have effectively communicated those policies to your clients. Having come across just about every type of issue over the past 11 years, I have quickly created policies and processes that I adhere to when running my business. Again, you need to be really clear on what your policies are, and stick to them. Create a Sales Policy page that you put up on your website.

2013 178

5 Types of Insurance You May Need But Haven’t Heard Of

Dumb Little Man

The solution is cyber liability and privacy policies. These data can include basic information, like names, addresses, email address and phone numbers. It can also involve more confidential pieces of information, like credit card information or social security numbers. Cyber liability insurance policies can cover these businesses in the event of emergencies. Pet liability insurance is sometimes included in home insurance policies.

2017 121

Here’s how police can get your data — even if you aren’t suspected of a crime

Vox Open Sourced

If you’ve ever read a privacy policy, you may have noticed a section that says something about how your data will be shared with law enforcement, which means if the police demand it and have the necessary paperwork, they’ll likely get it. Christina Animashaun/Vox.

2021 68

Killer Customer Service, or Customer-Killer Service?

Customers Rock!

He even has a credit card linked to that account to help accrue points. Unable to do that due to the aforementioned company policy (and with no other potential trips on the horizon), my friend lost his accrued points (and a future flight to Europe). The real pain in this case is the monthly emails that my friend receives from the airline. Each month, AirlineX sends an email showing how many frequent flier points he has (or at this point, doesn’t have).

Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019

Dumb Little Man

The consequence of this complaint is that several customers end up registering a dispute or a chargeback with the payment processor or credit card issuer. Dropshippers usually adopt a return policy which holds the buyer liable for the return shipping costs unless the item is defective upon arrival. and the commonly cited reasons include return policy-related issue, a slow website, and high shipping costs.

2019 127

5 Reasons to Get a DailyWritingTips Pro Subscription Today

Daily Writing Tips

In order to join you just need to provide an email address and a valid credit card, and the process takes literally 15 seconds. You do need a valid credit card to start your trial, but you will not be charged anything for the first 15 days. All you have to do is send us an email and we cancel your account on the same day, no questions asked. It is also our standard policy to grant all refund requests.

2018 50

5 Steps to Increasing Your Cash Flow

Office Organization Success

With a merchant account you can very easily accept all major credit cards (without your clients and customers having to go via Paypal which, for various reasons, I don’t recommend). There is the danger that if you let payments go beyond the end of the program the client will feel that they’re paying for a program they are no longer a part of, and this can result in higher credit card declines. Have clear payment policies in place.

2011 164

How to Create the “VIP Experience” for Your Clients with a Welcome Packet

Office Organization Success

A Welcome Packet is a document – it can either be printed and mailed or digital and emailed – that you send out to your new clients when they sign up to work with you, and cements the relationship you are about to have with them. It sets out specifically what your terms and conditions are, i.e. payment policies, payment methods, confidentiality etc. Credit Card Authorization Form: you want to get paid, right?

2009 143

What To Do When Debt Collectors Harass You at Work

Dumb Little Man

The list includes credit reports, creditors, and other third-parties. He currently owes $15,000 in credit card bill. It’s a good idea to let collectors know your workplace policies for personal calls, either in a letter or over the phone. What about texts, faxes, and emails, does this law apply to those? Many jobs require credit checks and any promotion, change in department or offer for partnership would open you up to a possible credit check.

2018 102

Simplify Receipts with Shoeboxed.com

Simple Productivity Blog

--> Home Get Updates Ebooks Free Stuff Donate About Contact Me Get Free Updates: Via RSS | Via Email | Productivity Simplification Balance Life Design Organization Clutter Simplify Receipts with Shoeboxed.com Posted on September 8, 2010 by LJ Earnest Welcome to Simple Productivity Blog! If you want to receive updates in your email, click on the envelope in the upper right corner, or use the "Subscribe" link below the blog title. This would be a great check against credit card bills.

2010 116

Three Reasons You Need to Convince Newbies They Need a Website.

Men With Pens

One friend refers you to someone who only has an email address, a generic address like annepottertherapist@mail.com. Would you search online for Anne Potter before writing her an email? Compounding the problem was the president giving me an @comcast.net email address. Because I don’t have a US address on my credit card. They emailed me “You’ll have to buy from Amazon&#.

2010 57

Grow Your Business With These Eight Processes Every Business Should Have

Stephanie LH Calahan

  Co-mingling is when your personal and business finances are mixed--either through a bank account or credit card.    An employee policy manual and job descriptions are a great place to start.   When you create your policies, make sure that you include active listening skills.

2011 203

The top ten retailers for best customer service

Service Untitled

All of the companies work in conjunction with American Express credit cards. They want to have liberal return policies, respectable channels for customer complaints, and want to feel that complaints and concerns are immediately handled in an efficient and professional manner. photo credit: dave416. Credit cards offer extra customer service perks My new Nordstrom credit card came in the mail, and.

Solutions For Small Business Mobile Security

Small Business CEO

Consequently, employees have become very dependent on their wants of being able to operate business applications, to work with data on their own mobile phone, and to view their emails. Emails sent by customers can be responded immediately by the business owner without much hassle. Moreover, personal smartphones may be used by sales agents, who are working in the field, in processing payments through credit cards.

2013 64

Dymo's CardScan iPhone App Illustrates Several Key Trends

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses? The Dymo business card scanner app for the iPhone  is such a product.    For people like me who constantly lose business cards, it is a cool application that also increases my productivity. 

2010 111

‘WOW’ customer service has to be reliable and consistent

Service Untitled

As I call to cancel the order and ask to have a written confirmation on my credit card of the cancellation, I am told the company must first inform their vendor of my desire to cancel. When I express my dissatisfaction having to wait at least three business days to be informed my order has been cancelled and credited, I ask to speak with a supervisor who tells me she will immediately put the request through and that I will get email confirmation.

Do you ask for permission or forgiveness? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I get snail mail from credit card companies who could not possibly have my new mailing address unless they scammed it off some list. I’ve happily signed up for all kinds of email lists. It’s like saying, “Hey, so, sorry we stole your information without your knowledge from Facebook, but we’ll make it up to you by offering you 0% APR on a credit card! In the US it’s legal to sign someone up to your email list without asking their permission.

2010 45

Work-Life Balance 2.0 and Small Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Should our camera pick up motion we are sent an email, SMS and phone call – which is great for us. Carnival of Money, Growth and Happiness #21 | Credit Card Lowdown Said on October 29th, 2007 at 8:17 pm [.] We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network!

2007 165

Why You Don't Need to Mimic Someone Else's Fame | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Laura: You’re never going to give yourself enough credit. I just think most of it wants your credit card. Get RSS right here Get email updates here Recent Posts What to Do When You Feel Like You Can’t Catch Up How to Take the Next Step in Your Freelance Career What To Do When Clients Haggle Which Type of Entrepreneur Are You?

2010 50

Should Bloggers Charge for Posts? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Until that magical , mythical, majestic moment happens it is going to be hard to sell the notion that this content is worth plunking down the credit card to read. Get RSS right here Get email updates here Recent Posts What to Do When You Feel Like You Can’t Catch Up How to Take the Next Step in Your Freelance Career What To Do When Clients Haggle Which Type of Entrepreneur Are You?

2009 45

What is Success? | Business web designer, WordPress customization.

Men With Pens

I see success as being able to deal with the hand that life deals us, make the best of the cards at our disposal and embrace and enjoy life. Now I just try to maintain the house of cards that holds his life together. Get RSS right here Get email updates here Recent Posts What to Do When You Feel Like You Can’t Catch Up How to Take the Next Step in Your Freelance Career What To Do When Clients Haggle Which Type of Entrepreneur Are You?

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