Read about the digital transformation of commercial payments and how to automate your enterprise cash cycle.
Why card monopolies are failing B2B businesses
Feb 19, 2021 by Daniella Bourguetts
If the last couple of years have taught us anything is that change is inevitable. On most occasions, it's impossible to predict global pandemics or the financial implications of profound political changes in the worldwide landscape.
#10: The Journey to Zero
Feb 4, 2021 by Daniella Bourguetts
Editor’s note: Hello, readers. Welcome to the first newsletter of 2021. To kick off the year, we're setting the stage for what it means to create a new financial infrastructure for the B2B industry. It's something we call: The Journey to Zero. Subscribe now.
The Journey to Zero: How Paystand is Changing B2B Payments
Feb 3, 2021 by Daniella Bourguetts
Of the myriad problems facing businesses today, one over-arching challenge dominates all else: the B2B financial system remains essentially unchanged since the middle of the 20th century. At its core exists a fee-based transaction model for payments that no longer meets the needs of modern, digital-first businesses.
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What is a Bank Lockbox Service and How is it Used for Payments
Oct 22, 2020 by Eduardo Lopez
Across the cash management process, Bank Lockbox Services have been around for decades as a way for treasury and finance teams to improve their receivable process for checks and other payments sent through the mail. But in today's digitally connected Internet economy, electronic alternatives to traditional lockbox services have emerged.
How Medical Device Companies Can Improve Cash Flow with Digital Payments
May 28, 2020 by Eduardo Lopez
Medical device companies, hospitals, and health systems are working hard to keep up with the demand COVID-19 has created. Revenue targets are being reassessed, work environments are changing, and finance teams are looking for ways to operate faster, leaner, and more efficiently to address both short and long-term sustainability.
Digital Payment Processing for Property Management During COVID-19
May 4, 2020 by Eduardo Lopez
Federal, state, and local governments have ordered business shutdowns and restrictions limiting many social and commercial activities. As a result, the commercial real estate industry is seeing a spike in late or partial rent payments. Can switching to digital and card options help alleviate this issue?
Digital Payment Alternatives to Cash and Paper Checks
Mar 25, 2020 by Eduardo Lopez
The coronavirus outbreak forced many businesses to rethink how they accepted payments. Merchants and customers shifted to digital payment methods to avoid the risk of infection from handling cash and paper checks. It's no longer business as usual. Now is the time to start making changes to avoid any lasting impact on your revenues.
6 New Year’s Resolutions for Accounts Receivable (A/R) Teams in 2020
Jan 13, 2020 by Eduardo Lopez
With 2020 finally upon us, it’s time to start making our New Year’s resolutions. You may already have set your personal goals, but what about your Accounts Receivable resolutions? As an accountant, these resolutions might look a little different, but that’s why Paystand is here to help.
What is Fund-on-File Tokenization?
Dec 18, 2019 by Eduardo Lopez
Tokenization is a process of replacing sensitive data with non-sensitive data. It is used to safeguard your payment information by replacing it with a unique string of numbers.
4 Must-Have Features to Consider When Choosing a NetSuite Payment Solution
Dec 16, 2019 by Eduardo Lopez
What should you look for in a NetSuite payment solution? NetSuite has an app-store of solutions called SuiteApps. The right payment solution, or SuiteApp, will not only integrate easily with your current systems, but will also help you reduce processing costs, speed up collections, and streamline the payments process for your customers. In this blog, we’ll explore four key features to look for when choosing a NetSuite payment solution.
What is Payments-as-a-Service?
Dec 2, 2019 by Eduardo Lopez
Payments-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a cloud-based approach to commercial payments pioneered by Paystand. Essentially, it moves your cash cycle into the cloud and helps you automate the back-office financial process from end to end. In addition to this, instead of charging customers fees based on transaction volume, subscribers only pay a flat monthly rate to Paystand's software.
How to Start Automating Your Accounts Receivable Process
Nov 25, 2019 by Eduardo Lopez
Why are some finance teams slower to adopt automation? Some are concerned that automation could cost them their jobs. There’s comfort and a sense of security in number-crunching. But all those calculations take time away from strategic thinking that businesses so desperately need.
How Does Paystand Automate the Accounts Receivable Process?
Nov 22, 2019 by Eduardo Lopez
Paystand automates the entire Accounts Receivable process, so you never have to spend hours manually collecting and reconciling payments. The benefits are two-fold: your team removes hours of repetitive tasks from their workload, and tasks are automatically executed error-free on your behalf. Paystand also helps businesses reduce late payments. That's why Paystand customers usually decrease the number of overdue receivables by 62% in the first few months.