Why Switch to MAX Payment Solutions?

Why Switch Switching credit card processors is a major decision for a business. Their new processor may have new equipment or a new type of monthly statement to read. Either way, it is something that should not be a hasty decision. At MAX, the first step we take in...

EMA Update

What is an EMA update? An EMA update is a software update for your terminal. It simply updates your machine. EMA updates are necessary to complete changes in batch times, tip lines, gratuity guides, and name changes, for a few examples. EMA updates are prevalent in...

Can You Surcharge on a Debit Card?

Don’t Surcharge Just to Surcharge Surcharging is spreading like wildfire. My advice to every merchant who wants to or is considering surcharging is to pause and think about it first. It is not something you should rush into. Surcharging provides an opportunity...

Surcharging and Debit Cards

Beware of the Debit Card We are in the middle of our summer blog series regarding surcharging. Lately, we are coming across more and more merchants who are interested in surcharging, cash discounting, and convenience fees. I believe this stems directly from the fact...