AFP Payments Decision Guides
An in-depth look at payments-related topics that are developed via interviews with treasury professionals. Presented as quarterly case studies with practical applications and tools to help you make informed decisions about key payment services.
AFP Payments Decision Guides are restricted to AFP members. Non-members can purchase the guides.
AFP GUIDE TO OPTIMIZING YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR ACQUIRING PARTNER
Third in the AFP Payments Decision Guide Series, this guide – “Optimizing Your Relationship With Your Acquiring Partner” – focuses on strategies for managing payment acceptance costs and negotiating with merchant account providers. Topic areas include components of payments acceptance costs, payments acceptance fee structures, acquirer relationship management strategies, and provisions of merchant account agreements. Included is background information on the EMV mandate, the Durbin Amendment, and the antitrust lawsuit.
AFP GUIDE TO BUSINESS COMMERCE PORTALS
Second in the AFP Payments Decision Guide Series, this guide on Business Commerce Payments Portals addresses the various portal models and the potential benefits for companies. It also details key considerations before implementing a portal to help build the business case for it. Included is a sample list of vendors that provide the capabilities along with insight and tips from fellow practitioners that have evaluated and implemented solutions.
AFP GUIDE TO PAYROLL CARD PROGRAMS
Learn to better manage your role in justifying and deploying new or updated programs at your company. Topic areas include setting goals; determining project scope; making the business case; establishing program features and requirements vendor selection; implementation of strategy and execution and tips for maximizing program adoption.