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Steven Strauss

Steven Strauss is a contributor to Bplans.

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Making Your eCommerce Site Work

There are many ways to have your website take off and make money. Traditional business mottos tell you to buy low and sell high, or to remember that the customer is always right. But in the brave new e-world, I think that there should be a new business maxim: Imitate Amazon. If you do what... Read more »


How to Accept Credit Cards Online

To accept credit cards online, you must establish a merchant account with an online credit card service provider. Your “merchant account provider” (MAP) will verify the credit card, process the transaction, and deposit the funds into your bank account, usually within a few days. Of course, your MAP will charge you fees for this service.... Read more »