Your Merchant Services Rep

Credit Card Processing & Payment Solutions for Business and Non-Profits by Clark Vandeventer

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My Services

I help small businesses limit the amount of money they pay to Visa & MasterCard by creating custom credit card processing programs. My clients can be found across the country but are concentrated in the Santa Barbara and Lake Tahoe areas. High end and quick serve restaurants, construction and trades, retail, ...

The $500 Guarantee

My company guarantees that we'll be able to save you money on your credit card processing fees.  If we can't, we'll give you $500.  I know it's a little gimmicky.  But we know your time is valuable.  So if we can't help you then we'll compensate you for the time ...

Genesis Sourcing Solutions

Genesis Sourcing Solutions works with the finest processing networks in the world which allows us to process every type of transaction in the market.  This can enable your business to accept Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express®, Discover®, JCB®, Diner's Club®, Debit Card, Gift Cards, Checks, and even EBT (Electronic Benefits Transactions). Genesis Sourcing ...

About Me

I'm Clark Vandeventer and I'm a Rep for Genesis Sourcing Solutions.  As your personal rep my job is to take care of you--and that's a job I take seriously.  People usually associate me with credit card processing.  It's true.  Credit Card Processing is a big piece of what I do. ...

Who does your merchant services rep work for?

Posted by Clark on August - 2 - 2011 0 Comment

If there’s one recurring theme I hear from business owners when it comes to credit card processing it’s that credit card processing is a mystery.  Fees are deducted.  They get statements and they file them away. The whole thing is a mystery.  And the reason it’s a mystery is that most processing companies intentionally make it that way.  They want merchants confused and overwhelmed by the process. Here’s what I  [ Read More ]

Should my business accept American Express?

Posted by Clark on July - 26 - 2011 0 Comment

I have clients all the time ask me if they should or if they should continue to take American Express. The fees are higher and the fund time is slower. But the most important thing is to get paid. I never use the word never, but rarely will a merchant lose a sell by not taking American Express.  The customer pulls out their American Express Card. You respond by saying,  [ Read More ]

The Food Truck Race for Mobile Payments

Posted by Clark on July - 19 - 2011 0 Comment

Food trucks are popping up all over the country, even on reality TV programs. Shows like Man vs. Food featuring Rutgers University’s “Grease Trucks” and The Great Food Truck Race have recently shined a spotlight on these mobile meals-on-wheels, which debuted in the U.S. in 1866 as “chuckwagons.” According to an American Express Market Briefing report, in 2009, one out of eight consumers had eaten at a mobile food truck  [ Read More ]

One of the main factors in determining the rate on any credit card transaction is the risk involved.  What’s the fraud risk?  What are the chances that a purchase is being made with a stolen credit card? The more you mitigate that risk the lower rate you’ll pay.  (Assuming your processor has you set up on a fair pricing structure that allows you to take advantage of the fact that  [ Read More ]

The $500 Guarantee

Posted by Clark on September - 30 - 2010 0 Comment

My company guarantees that we’ll be able to save you money on your credit card processing fees.  If we can’t, we’ll give you $500.  I know it’s a little gimmicky.  But we know your time is valuable.  So if we can’t help you then we’ll compensate you for the time you spent. I’ll admit, I once got a set of statements from a potential client.  We went over the statements  [ Read More ]

Genesis Sourcing Solutions

Posted by Clark on September - 30 - 2010 0 Comment

Genesis Sourcing Solutions works with the finest processing networks in the world which allows us to process every type of transaction in the market.  This can enable your business to accept Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express®, Discover®, JCB®, Diner’s Club®, Debit Card, Gift Cards, Checks, and even EBT (Electronic Benefits Transactions). Genesis Sourcing Solutions was founded on the idea that treating clients ethically and honestly in all cases, not when it was  [ Read More ]

About Me

Posted by Clark on June - 30 - 2010 0 Comment

I’m Clark Vandeventer and I’m a Rep for Genesis Sourcing Solutions.  As your personal rep my job is to take care of you–and that’s a job I take seriously.  People usually associate me with credit card processing.  It’s true.  Credit Card Processing is a big piece of what I do.  But my company also does Payroll, eMarketing, eCommerce, Online Giving, ATM Solutions, Mobile Marketing, Event Registration, Donor Management, Non-Cash Payments, Fundraising  [ Read More ]

Using Process Essay

Posted by Clark on January - 1 - 1970 0 Comment

Using Process Essay Because of this very cause, plenty of folks think it is challenging to write this kind of essay. Normally experiments serve as an assessment mechanism, for both pupils, along with all the teachers, and also at times even the management. Now whenever you have to compose a essay, the procedure could be slightly different. Write off your idea treatment, should you would like to describe things make  [ Read More ]