3 Effective Ways to Become a More Successful Independent Sales Organization

Independent sales organizations are an important part of the payment processing ecosystem, representing payment processors and acting as a bridge between them and the merchants that utilize payment processing services. ISOs often work with a number of different payment processors, a team of independent agents, and a small sea of merchants. That can make keeping […]

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What is an Independent Sales Organization?

Independent sales organizations – or ISOs – are an important part of the network connecting merchants to the financial services companies that handle the processing of their credit card, debit card, and ACH payments. But as ubiquitous as the term ISO has become in the digital age where electronic payment processing is king, a lot […]

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Fiserv Card Payment Services – How a Synthesis of IRIS CRM and Fiserv can Benefit Your ISO

Fiserv has been providing payment solutions to forward-thinking merchants since 1984. They are now a global leader, having served thousands of institutions and millions of businesses all over the world. In 2019, Fiserv acquired First Data, another American merchant and payment services powerhouse, combining to form one of the largest payment processors in the world.  […]

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IRIS CRM offers Seamless Paya Services ACH Integration

Cash might not be obsolete yet, but electronic payments are already the preferred payment method of the vast majority of consumers and businesses alike. Debit and credit card payments are inarguably the most popular forms of electronic payment, but ACH payments are also extremely common. IRIS CRM, the payments industry’s leading customer resource management platform, […]

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IRIS CRM’s Advanced Merchant Services Software Provides Elavon ISOs with Transaction Reporting and Portfolio Management Dashboards

Elavon is one of the world’s most popular payment processors, serving over one million businesses and processing over three billion transactions annually. Naturally, we’ve designed IRIS CRM to integrate seamlessly with Elavon, providing partnered ISOs and agents with a way to centralize their access to important account information, automate the data retrieval process, better manage […]

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How Do Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) Work?

We’re frequently asked, “How do independent sales organizations (ISOs) work?”. The payments processing ecosystem is undergoing some major shifts. Digital payments are the way of the future, paving the way for digital and omnichannel providers to gain prominence.  Customers are becoming more and more comfortable with varied methods of transaction (e.g., mobile-in-store, voice, and chatbots). […]

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Automate ISO Residual Calculations

ISO residual calculations are central to any business in the payments processing industry. But do you automate ISO residual calculations? This is because as an ISO, you establish relationships with banks but function as an independent entity. You don’t handle merchant money flat-out but instead work as a contractor, able to set independent rates and […]

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How IRIS CRM Can Help Your ISO

The question of how IRIS CRM can help your ISO take its operations to the next level is really not a question at all: It’s an answer. You see, our team has been in the payments processing industry for some time now. They’ve rolled with the changes, seen trends come and go, and have pinpointed […]

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