New Mail Delivery Standards Will Slow Payments

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Below is an article from ACA (The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals).  The article highlights the impact lower standards in delivery times will have on the invoice-to-cash process for businesses.   The new standards by the USPS are a double whammy in terms of its impact.  First, it will take longer for invoices sent by mail to be received.  This means they will take longer to get processed and ...

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Why Mashable’s List of Things That May Not Exist in 2020 Should Scare Credit Departments

What do whiskey, South African rhinos, paper checks, and the USPS have in common?   According to Mashable, all of these things will be obsolete (or be very different ...

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Billtrust’s AP Connect and Ariba

          More and more businesses are requiring customers to get invoices and make payments via an AP Portal. Pat Amaral is interviewed at Ariba ...

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Breaches Be Crazy: 5 Ways to Protect Your Billing Process from Data Breaches

It’s no secret that data security is a top concern for businesses—and for good reason. In fact, 43% of companies had a data breach in the past year, ...

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CFOs: Break Out of the ‘Bean Counter’ Mold

Many C-level executives often don’t consider the CFO to be adding a lot of value and often don’t include them when setting the strategic direction of the company. ...

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B2B Payments Starving for Information

Excerpt from PYMNTS.com: “Information is what is really key to B2B payments because is it very unlike the consumer world, where you may swipe a card and transact ...

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The Effect of DSO on Cash Flow

Cash flow is critical to business success – no doubt about it. In many cases, improving cash flow is as simple as enhancing billing, payment, and cash application ...

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Sneak Peek: 2014 PYMNTS B2B Conference

On Wednesday, October 15th, PYMNTS.com will be hosting its B2B Conference at The Lighthouse at Pier Sixty in New York City. The theme driving the event is the ...

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Is Auto Billing Really The Best Option?

No business wants a difficult process when it comes to managing invoices or in terms of paying its own bills. Automated payment modules can ensure that organizations never ...

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Your A/R Team Can Be Sales Enhancers

This past week I attended the Credit Research Foundation (CRF) EXPO. There was a lot of talk about the interaction between credit/collection and sales. During a break, one ...

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