Editor’s Note: May 4 – May 8 is Small Business Week in the United States. MasterCard thinks about Small Businesses 52 weeks of the year and we launched the Getting Down to Small Business campaign to stimulate conversation. Small businesses have a unique set of challenges and risks to contend with. But according to the …
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Data, data, data! I cannot make bricks without clay  Confronted with a complex case, Sherlock Holmes famously warned Dr. Watson against arriving at convenient conclusions without proper evidence to back them up. Although Holmes’ desire for data referred to a 19th century mystery, his life lesson can just as easily apply to the proposed regulation …
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Recently, I read in the Wall Street Journal about how half of U.S. businesses still rely on checks to pay their bills every month.  As the head of the North America commercial payments group at MasterCard, that statistic didn’t surprise me. What did catch my eye was the reporter’s claim that checks are easier to …
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Helps Match and Reconcile 100% of Central Travel Expenses  To tweet this news, copy and paste: http://bit.ly/1a0OgCx to your Twitter handle with #travelcontroller and #MasterCard hashtags PURCHASE, N.Y. — October 21, 2013- MasterCard (NYSE:MA) today announced MasterCard Travel Controller™, a new solution for the corporate travel industry. From airline tickets to rental cars, hotel rooms and more, …
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~ New e-payment service simplifies payments and boosts cash flow for buyers and suppliers ~ ~ Partnership combines MasterCard’s global payment network with Basware Commerce Network to deliver unique business-to-business solution ~ ESPOO, Finland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 23, 2013– Basware, the leading provider of e-invoicing and purchase-to-pay solutions has partnered with MasterCard, one of the world’s largest …
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