As the festive season approaches in the midst of the covid-19 pandemic businesses have been exploring ways to keep their business afloat and relevant. In our holiday mini-blog series, we will be exploring ways in which social media can be engaged to keep the lights on and take your business to the next level.
Ways you can collect payments when selling socially
When selling socially and in general you must consider how you will collect payments online. When it comes to accepting payments online, it’s important to offer customers a variety of payment options to improve the business transaction and customer satisfaction.
Payments can be collected by allowing customers to pay using their credit cards online. Another method is through using an online payment gateway and through email invoicing.
What is invoice integration?
Invoice integration is an integrated system where job information is pushed through to your accounts system and invoices created automatically. This allows for your jobs and/or sales to flow seamlessly through to your accounts system.
3 Ways Invoice Integration can help with payment collection
More ways to get paid
Whenever a business integrates invoicing as a part of its account system it allows for payments to be collected in a number of ways, except bank transfers or cash.
Quick payment collection
Time is crucial to an online business, no customer wants to spend a lengthy amount of time just to finalize a purchase. Invoice integration as the name suggests allows for a fast generation of invoices. It also allows businesses to generate one-time links shared via WhatsApp, email, or even posted to social media where payments can be made for a product or service.
With this system, customers are able to input their own information such as card number, billing address, etc. as a business owner it reduces the risk of you making errors with regards to the customer’s information and ultimately delaying the process of payment collection.
There are a number of ways to collect payments when selling socially, however, invoice integration is highly recommended for all businesses to make payment collection faster and hassle-free. If you have questions about payment collection and invoice integration, one of our knowledgeable and experienced Sales Executives can assist you. Contact us today at firstname.lastname@example.org.