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Why You Need an Accounts Receivable Process Flowchart
Feb 28, 2024 by Zazil Martinez
Consider creating a flowchart if you're looking for ways to improve your accounts receivable process. An accounts receivable flowchart visually represents the collection process, highlighting areas of inefficiency and opportunities for automation. Accounts receivable flowcharts are excellent for helping accounts receivable departments to visualize their processes. They often help pinpoint which areas are ripe for automation or improvement. Not only can they effectively keep your team on the same page and train new employees, but they can also help you see areas of inefficiency.
How to Find the Best AR Automation Software for Your Business
Feb 23, 2024 by Zazil Martinez
Finance professionals always search for ways to enhance efficiency and streamline financial operations. One powerful solution to address these challenges is finding the best AR automation software. But what exactly does this mean for CFOs and finance teams? Imagine that tedious tasks of manual invoicing, chasing payments, and reconciling accounts are in the past. The best AR automation software offers a solution that automates and optimizes accounts receivable management. This lets finance professionals focus on strategic initiatives rather than mundane administrative tasks. But with so many available options, choosing the best AR automation software can be daunting. Here's a comprehensive guide on what to look for to select the best one for your business.
Top Challenges Accounts Receivable Teams Face and How to Solve Them
Feb 20, 2024 by Zazil Martinez
In today's fast-paced digital marketplace, accounts receivable (AR) teams face numerous challenges that impact a company's cash flow and growth. Even with an optimal rhythm, some remain significant. Common accounts receivable challenges include high DSO, ledger disorganization, poor communication, and inadequate policies. Streamlining processes, offering multiple payment options, going paperless, updating customer information, and automating AR can overcome these. A structured credit policy can help identify suitable customers. A weak accounts receivable management process can cause several other unintended consequences, including:
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It's the End of Interchange as We Know It (and I Feel Fine)
Jun 9, 2021 by Mark Fisher
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” ― Buckminster Fuller
Paystand Receives the Startup Weekly’s 2021 Financial Services & Insurance Companies to Watch Award
Apr 7, 2021 by Mark Fisher
We’re excited to announce that, on April 5, 2021, we received Startup Weekly’s Financial Services & Insurance Companies to Watch award – an honor reserved for businesses that showcased strong growth and excellence in 2020.
Why CFOs are Betting on AR Automation for Survival
Mar 17, 2021 by Mark Fisher
For most CFOs, the COVID-19 crises caused a shift in priorities, leaning towards employee safety and cutting down expenses to survive the unexpected economic shock that unfolded. In this environment, Accounts Receivable automation became more than wishful thinking and turned imperative for continuing operations in remote situations. But more broadly, last year's events ushered in an acceleration of digital transformation across the Finance organization in companies of all sizes.
Payer Incentives: How Paystand Turned B2B Payments into a Win-Win
Mar 4, 2021 by Mark Fisher
Paystand was founded with a core mission to reboot commercial finance. We believe the infrastructure that supports B2B payments and commercial transactions needs a complete overhaul.
Paystand Recognized for Best Use of Blockchain in Benzinga Global Fintech 250
Nov 10, 2020 by Mark Fisher
B2B payments leader recognized as Blockchain payments pioneer; named a Benzinga Fintech Listmaker as payment network crosses 160,000 businesses.
Paystand Surpasses 1000% Growth, Selected To 2020 Inc. 5000 List
Aug 20, 2020 by Mark Fisher
B2B payments leader selected to Inc. 5000 list as top 10 fastest growing private company in Silicon Valley; payment network crosses 140,000 businesses.
How Choozle Cut DSO By 33% With Paystand's NetSuite Integration
Oct 23, 2019 by Mark Fisher
Building a great business starts with finding your customers. Choozle provides powerful data-driven tools that help you execute scalable digital ad campaigns to reach your audience. They also author an amazing blog with helpful tips that sharpen your digital advertising skills.
100,000 Thanks and A Look At Our Fintech Advisory Council
Oct 10, 2019 by Mark Fisher
Our mission at Paystand is pretty straight-forward (but certainly not easy): reboot the broken financial system. Since we started chipping away at this audacious goal nearly 5 years ago, we've built truly innovative technology, forged deep customer relationships, and most importantly, started a movement toward a more open financial system that provides businesses with greater control over their capital. Today, we’ve got a few updates on how we’ve been delivering against that mission. Since raising our Series A, we’ve quickly become the fastest growing commercial payments platform. Over 100,000 businesses are now paying through the Paystand Bank Network, eliminating millions of dollars in transaction fees.
You Now Have an Enterprise Blockchain
Aug 1, 2019 by Mark Fisher
From the start, our mission has been to create a more open financial system. We’re proud to announce we have made a significant step toward realizing that future today.
Building #OpenIndustry: The Story Behind Paystand’s New Logo
Jul 18, 2019 by Mark Fisher
Today we’re unveiling a big update to the look and feel of the Paystand brand. Our new logo marks a significant change in our company evolution and is the result of a comprehensive exploration of our brand. It gave us an opportunity to look deeply at who we are, what we stand for, and where we’re headed as a company.