Credit cards going green

Eco-Office Gals

With environmentally friendly products becoming more mainstream and readily available, credit card issuers have begun to roll out products, services, and rewards that have a focus on going green. Credit card companies and banks have long come under scrutiny for not doing enough to battle the effects on the climate. Credit card comparison sites, such as www.creditcard.com.au , offer extensive insight into the offers and green reward plans available.

4 Simple Steps to Securely Send Credit Card Information

Office Organization Success

Many business owners find themselves in a situation where they are asked to send their credit card information in order to finalize a business transaction. Don’t EVER send sensitive financial data via email – even if it is split across two emails. Sending info via email is like sending a postcard via mail. Ask your VA/service provider if she has a Credit Card Authorization form that she can send to you, and you fax back to her.

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E-Receipts vs. Paper Receipts

Eco-Office Gals

E-receipts are easy to generate through an effective credit card processing solution that issues the e-receipt to the customer’s email address at their request. The strategy of issuing e-receipts aligns with tablet POS (point of sale) credit card processing in particular. Macy’s now issues about 12 percent of their receipts via email, and you’ll find retailers all the way down to your local coffee shop now offering emailed receipts rather than printed receipts.

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7 Top Tips to Avoid Being Caught in a Phishing Net

Dumb Little Man

Being phished could result in the theft of your personal details – account information, credit card numbers, PIN numbers, passwords and much more. Phishing expeditions are typically carried out in the form of a spam email that appears to come from a perfectly legitimate source, usually a website or other source that you have regular online dealings with. Make it a golden rule to never reply to emails that ask for confidential information.

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13 Ways You Should be Using Your Smartphone for Business

Tips From T. Marie

With more of us enjoying job flexibility today, and with the probability of up to 58% of workers expected to be independent contractors by 2027 , if you’re not using your smartphone for more than texting, calls and email you should be. We all know about texting, calling and emailing from our phones, but are you collaborating from it as well? Yet another reason to ditch the file cabinet and move your files to the cloud; file access on your smartphone.

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The 'Bcc'- Friend or Foe

The Office Professionals Place

Thursday, March 4, 2010 The ‘Bcc’- Friend or Foe On average, we receive over 100 emails per day. The daily inbox is comprised of spam, junk mail, solicitations, marketing advertisements, greeting cards, friendly ‘hellos’, newsletters, and of course, business correspondence. Friendly Uses • If your email has a large recipient list, you can use the Bcc to hide email addresses and protect recipients privacy.

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Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Productive & Organized

OneNote: My Filing Cabinet In The Clouds. create notebooks and files just like I would with paper, but now it is all organized on my computer. It allows us to easily email branded invoices to our clients, which they can then pay by mail or online. By recording payments as we receive them, we can just as easily monitor overdue payments and send email reminders. I sit in my car and check my email. Accept Credit Cards Anywhere, Any Time.

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10 Free Productivity Apps for the iPhone

Ian's Messy Desk

If you pay for the premium service ($45 per year) you can sync your files too. You can take the note in a number of formats ( Drawing, Audio, Text, Photo,… ) You can add criteria ( tags, a color, the geolocation,… ) which simplifies the filing and finding of the notes. It lets you access personal information—for example, the status of your utility bills, recent online purchases, and credit-card transactions.

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Snail Mail 101

Clutter Coach

This category includes bills, medical forms to file, an insurance or telephone plan to compare with what you have now, information about a product you intend to buy and a list of activities put on by a group you belong to. Be careful about filing too much. Most people’s file cabinets are neglected paper graveyards. Keep files you refer to near your desk. Get a tray to store file-ables until you’re ready to file them.

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The Three Day Productivity Retreat Everyone Needs

Productivityist

Answering those seven emails you haven’t answered. Writing out thank you cards you’ve put off. Maybe you want to get out of credit card debt by a certain date. Completely Out of Credit Card Debt—July 15. You don’t want it filed away and when another year rolls by it has collected dust (digital or analog dust.). Today’s guest post is by Ryan McRae.

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The Solopreneur Life’s Review of the New Rainmaker Platform

The Solopreneur Life

And then…shazam…Premise appeared and I gave Copyblogger my credit-card number. To contact support, I used email. Step 1: in my WordPress dashboard, I went to Tools > Export, then exported all the content and saved the file to my computer. Step 2: I went to my Rainmaker dashboard and Content > Content Tools > Import /Export and imported the file from computer. Email isn’t built into Rainmaker.

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An Introduction to Trademarks for the Uninitiated Solopreneur

The Solopreneur Life

Visit www.fabianlegal.com or email jeff@fabianlegal.com for more information. Filing for Registration. Trademark registration applications are filed with the USPTO. The USPTO now offers online applications and immediate credit card processing. These features are actually quite important because they allow for immediate filing, and because the date of application is the operative date for determining priority of rights.

2010 170

10 Apps for the Entrepreneur 2011

Eco-Office Gals

The software allows you to speak into the phone and then it writes the words into a text file of some type. It saves embarrassment after running out of business cards and avoids the loss of data due to losing a small piece of paper. Since most people don’t carry a document scanner with them, this makes use of the camera on a phone to scan documents into the phone and put it in a PDF file when a scanner is not available.

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5 Tools to Help You Automate Your Work

Office Dynamics

There is a host of tasks you can do with RoboTask including launching apps, checking emails, creating backups and moving files, downloading and a lot more. With Mint, you are able to manage your savings, credit cards, your checking system, neatly organizes and display transactions and formulate graphical representation. One of the greatest advantages organizations achieves from automating various processes is saving time, among other resources.

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Tips to Go Almost Paperless - Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized

  I have so many piles and I don't want to file it all."   If your computer files are organized, you will be able to do a search and find what you are looking for quickly. 4 -- Contact Your Credit Card Companies and Utility Companies for Paperless Statements Almost all credit card companies and many utilities have the ability to sign up for paperless billing now.    I have so many piles and I don't want to file it all."

2010 157

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

My Time Management Reboot: The Pros and Cons of Electronic Systems and Why I Created a Hybrid

Eat Your Career

And anything stored on your hard drive can be retrieved from backup files (I use Carbonite for those who are interested). Depending on the tool you choose, you can use color codes, set priority levels, track progress, establish deadlines and even ask your system to remind you (via text or email or pop-up usually) of appointments or to-do items or anything else you so desire. parents, travel companies, credit card companies, etc.) Photo Credit: Heudu (Flickr).

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The Three Day Productivity Retreat Everyone Needs

Productivityist

Answering those seven emails you’ve been putting off. Writing out thank you cards you’ve put off. Maybe you want to get out of credit card debt by a certain date. Completely Out of Credit Card Debt—August 15. You don’t want it filed away and when another year rolls by it has collected dust (digital or analog dust.). Today’s guest post is from Ryan McRae.

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Prevent Cyber Crime: Tips To Combat Cyber Criminals At Your Company

Small Business CEO

Cyber criminals work hard to gain access to your files and personal information. Be suspicious of anyone asking you for bank details or credit card information, even if it looks legitimate. When in doubt, always call your bank or credit card company and inquire if they’ve sent you the email or if they are behind the promotion you saw online. Imagine what would happen if your company’s data was compromised.

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Save Time Doing Simple Things that ADD UP to Major Time Savers

Productive & Organized

Be prepared for the Worst - Carry An Extra Key    Keep an extra car key in your wallet, in a compartment intended for pictures or credit cards. Tweet Click to get posts as we publish Prefer less email? Feel free, but please give me proper credit and let me know so that I can thank you! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2010 171

Handbook for Life: 52 Tips for Happiness and Productivity

Productive & Organized

Cut down on the number of accounts you have, cut down on your credit cards, spend less, reduce your bills.  Put up a poster of your current goal, or print it out and put it out somewhere visible, and send yourself emailed reminders. I suggest that you get rid of your credit cards (if you have a problem with credit card debt or impulse spending) and  create a snowball pla n for yourself. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

2010 148

106 Thoughts on Overcoming Overwhelm in a Freaked-Out World

Productive & Organized

Tame Your Email 1. Turn off email alerts when emails arrive in your inbox. If you know that you will never answer an email, delete it right away. Create email folders same as you would for word doc and paper files. Then create rules so emails automatically go into the folders and you review these folders when needed, once a day, a few times a week. Examples: If you have a full email box, then schedule an hour each morning to tackle it.

2010 219

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income

Andrea Kalli

Informational teleseminars, in-depth interviews, or live presentations can also be recorded and sold as a CD or downloadable MP3 file. If you expect to generate more than $2,000 a month in online sales, consider getting your own merchant credit card account and setting up a shopping cart system.

2010 133

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income | Internet.

Andrea Kalli

Informational teleseminars, in-depth interviews, or live presentations can also be recorded and sold as a CD or downloadable MP3 file. If you expect to generate more than $2,000 a month in online sales, consider getting your own merchant credit card account and setting up a shopping cart system.

2010 133

Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Improve small business customer.

Service Untitled

Elizabeth used to spend countless hours replying to customers and answering questions by email; so much time that she didn’t have time for her own family, so what did she do? If a customer still needs further assistance, she can set up an online ticket, attach files, and credit card information, and feel confident all information has been sent confidentially and securely. Service Untitled The blog about customer service and the customer service experience.

How To Make This Recession Work For Your Small Home Business.

The Small Business Blog

Given the fact that small business can’t get credit, while the big boys can, let them play bank for you for a while. « Small Business World News Round-up – 2009/11/17 WinWeb Launches WinWeb TV – Free Small & Home Business Videos » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 at 6:08 pm and is filed under plan cash-flow. Obviously not paying a bank would be a bad move but a less used credit card…maybe?

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Top 5 Tips on Building a 6 Month Cash Reserve

The Small Business Blog

» « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 7:58 pm and is filed under Business Checklists. While trying to keep up with Jones’ people eventually rack up huge credit card bills and are screwed. 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. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 100

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

The Small Business Blog

» « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007 at 9:09 pm and is filed under Work/Life Balance. 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 [.] E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! Community for small business outsourcing and cost control.

2007 166

Small Business Failure – Reason: Funding | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

ST Charles Johnson Said on September 5th, 2007 at 5:37 pm Most small business owners are unaware that they can get an immediate cash advance of $10K to $300,000 against their credit card receivables. 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.

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