Columbus, OH (PRWEB) April 08, 2013
Wigs and toupee stores provide important products and services, but must be able to easily take their customer’s payment. Merchant Data Systems (MDS) is a recognized leader in the business of providing merchants with credit card processing technology. They are providing new services that can also make it much simpler for a wig and toupee stores to accept credit cards for payment over the phone, online or from a cell phone.
If a merchant does business over the phone, MDS can offer them a payment processing method that be both effective and cost efficient. Not only do they offer low rates, but the latest fraud protection features as well as access to the best software or hardware products available on the market. Merchant processing of payments has never been easier. Drew Freeman, President at Merchant Data Systems, mentions, "Merchant Data Systems has been an industry leader in credit card processing services for decades, now. We have long focused on creating a client-centric formula that makes every, single client feel important."
A merchant services account with MDS isn’t limited to just processing credit card payments. They can also take payments in the form of a debit card as well as electronic checks. These payment methods take the fund right out of a customer’s bank account. The benefits to these types of payments is the lack of chargebacks and bounced checks.
Many merchants who maintain physical locations for their business will need to utilize credit card terminals to take payments. MDS provides the most efficient credit card machines offered in the business. The Veriphone and Hypercom credit card terminals provided by MDS come with an impressive warranty. This proves that MDS gladly stands behind the products it provides to merchants.
Another important aspect of being competitive in today’s business world is having the ability to sell goods or services with a website. MDS has all the tools necessary to make an online merchant account part of a company’s online success. An e-commerce website supported by MDS comes with the latest shopping cart innovations available.
When a customer visits a website supported by MDS, they are able to pay by credit card, debit card or check. After information is entered into a payment page the information is securely encrypted before being transmitted for processing. The approval or denial payment process takes seconds for each transaction. Accepting payment with a debit card or check is done as quickly and easily as with a credit card.
MDS provides merchants with POS Integration from such industry leaders as Aloha, IcVerify, Micros and more. MDS is an organization that is designed to support a variety of POS options with in their structure.
Today, it is important for a merchant to be able to transact business at virtually any location imaginable. In order to be competitive, a company needs to be able to take payments using mobile credit card processing utilizing an electronic device. A mobile payment can now be taken with the use of a merchant’s smartphone, electronic tablet and laptop computer. This popular MDS program is called ROAMpay and has been designed to work with all major carriers.
ROAMpay meets all the requirements to provide the best possible secure payment processing. It is Payment Card Industry (PCI) certified, which is proof that it is able to properly and securely process all transactions. All payment information provided by customers is properly encrypted prior to it being transmitted from any electronic device. There is never any customer data left on the electronic device used for payment processing.
When a merchant decides to use ROAMpay, they will not have to purchase any additional hardware. Normally, the current electronic device combined with a general calling plan is sufficient. If a merchant’s calling plan does not include a data plan, they will be able to pay for each use and that translates to only pennies for each transaction.
There may come a time when a merchant is temporarily running low on cash. When this happens, the MDS merchant cash advance program called Money for Merchants can help. This program is designed to provide merchants with necessary funds that can easily be paid back with anticipated credit card transactions. Merchants use these funds in a variety of ways such as to pay taxes, purchase supplies as well as meet payroll and more.
There are many merchants who are looking for a way to outsource their payroll processing needs. This is usually done because it’s more cost effective. The Merchant Payroll program from MDS provides payroll solutions for many successful businesses. Merchant Payroll is an easy way for merchants to have their payroll done effectively and safely. It is operated by leaders in the payroll industry. Merchants can relax and focus more attention on their business and be comfortable knowing their payroll needs are being met. Employment information will be handled safely and in compliance with all governmental laws and regulations.
Another way MDS assists merchants is with cost effective invoicing solutions . Invoicing is a vital part of any business and once it is properly processed it can help a business grow.
MDS has worked hard to develop a variety of systems designed to help a company become successful. Merchants can only benefit from learning more about what MDS can offer them.