WordPress payment plugin

Best WordPress Plugin for Payments

WordPress is the most popular platform to manage content on websites. If you’ve chosen WordPress, you’re in good hands. Hundreds of millions of other websites run on WordPress, including websites with WordPress payments. WordPress payments and online payments are growing fast Online payments has been growing dramatically since the 1990s. With the COVID pandemic in […]

Teaser rates in Costco credit card processing

Teaser rates in credit card processing

Teaser rates are a part of marketing. Quite often they are used to acquire new customers by having a discount. For example, “join now and get 25% off for six months.” That’s a great benefit. However, sometimes those advertised teaser rates can be misleading. You will see this in many industries and certainly payment processing. […]

How much does payment processing cost?

Credit Card Processing Fees

Many businesses don’t know how much they should be paying for credit card processing. However, we can guarantee you that the average merchant is paying too much. It can make a big difference in the cash flow of your business. It’s not fun but it’s worth the time to take a few small steps to […]

WordPress payments and online credit card processing

WordPress payments for online credit card processing

WordPress is one of the most common platforms to run websites. There are around 450 million websites that use WordPress. That means around 20% of the internet runs on WordPress. This is one reason we put extra effort to make it simple to take online payments on your WordPress website. There are several options to […]

The best payment gateway for online payments

The best payment gateway for online payments and credit card processing

We’ve been working on our “best of” series for payment processing, such as the best credit card machines and best payment processors. In this article, we’ll focus on the best payment gateway for online payments.  Online payments have been growing incredibly over the past 10 years. Website and mobile technology is user friendly, shipping logistics […]

Dental credit card processing

Dentist office with payment processing

There are specific needs in dental credit card processing that we have seen as we’ve worked with many dentists. First and foremost, low-cost is critical. Reducing cost is the mission of Clearly Payments. Secondly, dentists need the flexibility to take payments that make their patients comfortable: secure, quick, and low contact. Low cost dental credit […]

Put more energy into opportunities, not problems

Clearly Payments is a values-driven company

One of our working principles is based on our belief that a successful company is opportunity-focused, not problem-focused. Opportunities produce results and growth. Problem-solving tends to prevent further harm to a business. We know we need to solve problems and do a good job at it. That’s a given. However, we should overall put more […]

Best credit card machines for business

Ingenico Move 5000 Payment Terminal

Credit card machines have been around since around 1960. They started as credit card imprinters and moved to magnetic stripes in the 1970s. They’ve evolved significantly over the past 60+ years and have become very common and reliable for payments. Payment terminals are used by millions of businesses around the world. They are mission critical […]

Getting the cheapest payment processing

Payment Processing with Clearly Payments

Merchants are paying too much on payment processing. That’s a fact. Most merchants have the opportunity to save significantly on accepting payments if they follow a few simple strategies. We know this first hand. Many merchants are paying 3% to 6%, which is very high, including transaction fees ranging from $0.10 to $0.50, in addition […]

Continually listen, learn, and teach

Listen, learn and teach is a Clearly Payments company value

We believe the most important unit of success in a company is learning. That’s right, it’s not revenue or profit or growth rate. We feel that when we deeply understand something, why it worked or didn’t work, we can apply that new knowledge to improve. If our company continually does that, we will be incredibly […]