Category: Onboarding

Merchant Reporting Integration for Unified Payments ISOs
Featured Article Merchant Reporting Integration for Unified Payments ISOs

IRIS CRM has added yet another reporting integration to automate your portfolio management.  We are thrilled to announce that our Unified Payments reporting integration is now live! For ISOs working with Unified Payments, having reporting data populated directly to your IRIS CRM site is now possible. All you have to do is contact Unified Payments […]

New Paysafe Reporting and TSYS Backend Boarding Integrations New Paysafe Reporting and TSYS Backend Boarding Integrations
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IRIS CRM is thrilled to announce new Paysafe Reporting and TSYS Backend Boarding Integrations! ISOs can now connect their Paysafe merchants, both Fiserv and TSYS, to IRIS CRM to receive daily reporting data and account information. Our Paysafe boarding integration has also been improved to allow ISOs to select TSYS as the backend when boarding […]

What Can TurboApp Do For Your ISO? What Can TurboApp Do For Your ISO?
Read MoreWhat Can TurboApp Do For Your ISO?

TurboApp is IRIS CRM’s built-in automated boarding tool, which integrates with seven top payment processors and puts blazing-fast merchant onboarding at the fingertips of even the most inexperienced ISO staff. TurboApp offers ISOs like yours a wide variety of benefits, covering everything from the speed of your onboarding process, to its accuracy and success, to […]

Merchant Onboarding Tips: Improve New Merchant Boarding Efficiency Merchant Onboarding Tips: Improve New Merchant Boarding Efficiency
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Merchant onboarding is the process of getting a freshly recruited merchant both approved and set up for payment processing with an acquiring bank. The merchant onboarding process happens both on the ISO and processor sides and sees the merchant go through initial submission, underwriting, eventual approval or denial, and the granting of a merchant account.  […]

What Is Underwriting? Everything ISOs Need to Know What Is Underwriting? Everything ISOs Need to Know
Read MoreWhat Is Underwriting? Everything ISOs Need to Know

Underwriting is the process of due diligence and risk analysis that payment processors use to ensure new merchants are trustworthy, capable, and safe to work with. Every time a credit card transaction is processed, financial risk exists, and good underwriting minimizes the chances of that risk causing damage to anyone involved in processing the payment […]

All About Digital Merchant Onboarding All About Digital Merchant Onboarding
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The merchant onboarding process is the first exposure an independent sales organization’s (ISO’s) payment processing partners get to a new merchant. It’s an important touch because it launches the underwriting process that determines whether or not working with the new merchant is worth the risk. Payment processors aren’t desperate, and they can afford to be […]

Best Practices in Merchant Onboarding Best Practices in Merchant Onboarding
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Merchant onboarding is one of the most important processes independent sales organizations (ISOs) perform on a daily basis. Onboarding merchants effectively, efficiently, and accurately ensures a reliable underwriting process and maximizes the chances of merchant approval and, in turn, the growth of an ISO’s portfolio. Unfortunately, the traditional merchant onboarding process is slow, cumbersome, error-prone, […]

Digital Merchant Onboarding Digital Merchant Onboarding — Boarding New Business with IRIS CRM and TurboApp
Read MoreDigital Merchant Onboarding — Boarding New Business with IRIS CRM and TurboApp

Onboarding new merchants to your processing partners is one of the most important tasks your ISO handles day-in and day-out. But boarding the old way — manually transferring merchant data from an MPA into a processor’s online portal line-by-line — is slow and extremely prone to human error.  IRIS CRM eliminates both of those problems […]

IRIS CRM and USAePay IRIS CRM Integrates with USAePay for Gateway Merchant Onboarding
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Merchant onboarding is a crucial part of the business for independent sales organizations (ISOs). The ability to quickly and securely board merchants is necessary to drive residual growth, which is the primary way that ISOs can generate more value for their merchant services business.  For many ISOs, merchant onboarding is a time-consuming, manual task that […]

Drive Results with IRIS CRM’s TSYS Wholesale Integration IRIS CRM: TurboApp Boarding & Reporting For TSYS Wholesale ISOs
Read MoreIRIS CRM: TurboApp Boarding & Reporting For TSYS Wholesale ISOs

As one of the world’s leading payment processors, TSYS (now a part of Global Payments) offers a lot of value for merchants looking to offer convenient, innovative payment methods for customers. Wholesale ISOs can benefit by offering TSYS services to merchants, but it’s not always easy to incorporate a new processor into their workflow.  In a […]

TurboApp: Your Merchant Boarding Solution TurboApp: Your Merchant Boarding Solution
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One of the easiest ways you can grow your ISO is by improving your merchant boarding process. Merchant boarding, also known as merchant onboarding, is the process that occurs after a sales agent has recruited a new merchant and closed the deal. The onboarding process kicks off once a merchant signs their MPA, or merchant […]

Work Smarter, Not Harder How IRIS CRM Will Change the Way Your ISO Works Work Smarter, Not Harder: How IRIS CRM Will Change the Way Your ISO Works
Read MoreWork Smarter, Not Harder: How IRIS CRM Will Change the Way Your ISO Works

Hard work is a crucial ingredient for success in all industries, especially during the early phases when a business is just getting off the ground. But the companies that not only survive startup, but go on to thrive, grow, and dominate their industries are often the ones that find a way to quickly replace pure […]

Is an Unregistered ISO the Right Structure for Your Merchant Acquisition Business Is an Unregistered ISO the Right Structure for Your Merchant Acquisition Business?
Read MoreIs an Unregistered ISO the Right Structure for Your Merchant Acquisition Business?

To register or to remain unregistered? That’s a decision every independent agent will be faced with at some point in their career, and it’s one with big implications, both for short-term operations, and the long-term prospects for everything from marketing to company structure to growth, and beyond. The million-dollar question is, “is it worth it?” […]

IRIS CRM is Now Integrated with NMI for Gateway Merchant Onboarding New Integration: IRIS CRM Releases Direct Boarding To NMI Gateway
Read MoreNew Integration: IRIS CRM Releases Direct Boarding To NMI Gateway

We’re excited to announce the release of IRIS CRM’s NMI Gateway Boarding Integration! NMI is a leading unified commerce enablement platform that enables ISOs to add additional value for their merchants and serves as a private label payment gateway that provides many additional cutting-edge features to create new revenue. The latest capability of boarding merchants […]

Merchant Boarding What is Merchant Boarding? An Overview of the Onboarding Process and How to Make it Better
Read MoreWhat is Merchant Boarding? An Overview of the Onboarding Process and How to Make it Better

Getting as many new, high-quality merchants boarded as quickly as possible is a key growth metric for payments companies. Independent agents, independent sales organizations (ISOs), and payment facilitators alike are focused on a mission to sign up as many merchants as possible to generate processing volume in their portfolios. Many of the would-be merchants are […]

Effective Merchant Onboarding – Three Key Areas of Focus for Improved Boarding Effective Merchant Onboarding – Three Key Areas of Focus for Improved Boarding
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Onboarding new merchants is one of the most important tasks your ISO’s team handles on a day-to-day basis. The ability to board merchants both efficiently and effectively ensures that your ISO can grow quickly without worrying about bottlenecks or breakdowns in the process. But that’s easier said than done because boarding in the traditional way […]

IRIS CRM and TSYS – A Powerful Integration What Exactly Does TSYS Do and How Can IRIS CRM Help?
Read MoreWhat Exactly Does TSYS Do and How Can IRIS CRM Help?

TSYS offers an enormous range of services, so much so that it isn’t uncommon for merchants and even staff at ISOs to be unfamiliar with how they actually function as a part of the payments ecosystem.  While TSYS offers services covering everything from payment hardware to risk and compliance to prepaid debit cards and more, […]

Traditional Dispute Management is Tedious and Slow, But IRIS CRM is Here to Help Traditional Dispute Management is Tedious and Slow, But IRIS CRM is Here to Help
Read MoreTraditional Dispute Management is Tedious and Slow, But IRIS CRM is Here to Help

Chargebacks and retrievals are part of doing business, and no merchant can avoid them in the long term. But, while the card issuers require merchants to submit a thorough and timely defense, the dispute response process is not designed to be merchant-friendly. It isn’t designed to work against merchants either, but the unfortunate reality is […]

ISO Management Solutions – How CRM Software Impacts Managers ISO Management Solutions – How CRM Software Impacts Managers
Read MoreISO Management Solutions – How CRM Software Impacts Managers

Whatever level of management you’re in, your job is to lead those who work under you, to steer their success, and to provide them with the tools and the guidance they need to do their jobs as well as they can. Unfortunately, that’s often easier said than done, and it’s incredibly easy to fall into […]

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