How Does the IRS Classify a Merchant Acquiring Entity and What Reporting is Required?

Reporting is a big deal in the payments industry for obvious reasons. But with acquiring banks, payment processors, independent sales organizations, and merchants all playing a roll in getting money from point A to point B, even with the kind of advanced reporting and sales tools provided by platforms like IRIS CRM, keeping track of […]

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The Importance of Merchant Data Sharing: Why Your ISO Needs Frictionless Sharing Capability

Customer resource management platforms are mission-critical software tools that include a wide variety of sales, productivity, and reporting features. And while CRMs are all about cross-organization integration and centralized control of your company’s tasks, one thing they traditionally aren’t good at is talking to each other. That’s a problem for ISOs that need to move […]

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Mobile CRM and the Many Advantages of Mobile Lead Management

Customer resource management software is a mission-critical tool for all ISOs that prioritize growth. The sales and productivity features offered by high-end CRM platforms are invaluable to finding, signing, and serving new merchants, and, in turn, to your ISO’s residuals. But the major flaw in most traditional CRM platforms is that they’re web-only, requiring users […]

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How to Become an ISO and Start Selling Merchant Services

Payment processing can be a very profitable industry, and as a result, it attracts its fair share of entrepreneurial individuals. Independent sales organizations are one of the most business types for new entrants breaking into the industry because they offer both the potential for excellent earnings as well as the flexibility to operate as an […]

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Does Your Business Use Voicemail Drop?

How IRIS CRM can Save You Time by Eliminating “Waiting for the Beep.” Telephone sales is a numbers game in which an agent’s success is highly influenced by how many sales calls they can make each day. But in a high-volume environment, for every lead that picks up and engages in a call, there’s an […]

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TRANSACT CONNECT 2020 – Webinar Replay

IRIS CRM participated as an exhibitor & co-sponsor at the TRANSACT Connect conference. The event was a first-of-its-kind and it came at an extremely critical time for the industry – a time when selling online has never been more important.   During the event, IRIS CRM explained, how to use our Zapier Integration to help you sell […]

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TurboApp Merchant Boarding – How IRIS CRM’s Revolutionary Boarding Tool Can Benefit Your ISO

Merchant onboarding is one of the key functions your ISO’s team handles. Once an agent has recruited a new merchant and closed the deal with a signed MPA, it’s the boarding process that facilitates getting that merchant to a point where they’re actually processing transactions and, most importantly, earning your ISO residuals! That means handling […]

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IRIS CRM Help ISOs Improve Their Operational Efficiency

Inefficiencies drive up costs in all industries, and the cost is the mortal enemy of profit. In the payment processing industry, eliminating inefficiencies can both reduce costs and help to maximize an ISOs residual portfolio, and IRIS CRM – the payments industry’s leading customer resource management tool – has been designed specifically to help with […]

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What to Look for in a Merchant Services Calling Center Platform

There is no shortage of calling to be done in the merchant services industry, and whether it’s outbound sales calls being made by your team of agents, or inbound support calls coming in from your client merchants, your ISO stands to benefit greatly from anything that streamlines and enhances the process. As a result, many […]

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Zapier Playbooks To Sell More Merchant Accounts

ZAPIER: Automatic Triggers Are the First Step in Automation What is an automatic trigger? An automation trigger is an initial input that kicks off the activation of an automated workflow. In a sense, an automation trigger is, quite literally, the first step in automation. Automation triggers can kick off an entire automated process in response […]

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