Let’s get real here, small business owner/operators care about one thing: Maximizing profits.

The best way to maximize profit is by increasing revenue while decreasing costs; furthermore, it is likely an affinity towards doing one or both of those two things in your particular field that gravitated you towards running a small business.  Obviously, there are other business strategies that can achieve maximization of profits and they go along the lines of increasing revenue more than increasing costs; likewise, sometimes businesses are faced with decreasing costs more than decreasing revenue.  However, it is clear that increasing revenue while decreasing costs is the simplest most effective way.

I will show you how you can decrease costs and increase revenue in the one part of small business that is ubiquitous: Money.  Very simply, merchants can decrease costs by paying less fees to the intermediaries between customer and business.

While many small…

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