Blog 2018-09-30T17:51:10+00:00

Corporate Credit Cards Burning a Hole in Your Bank Account? Read On: 

By |Credit Card Processing, Payments, small business, Small Business Owner Tips|

Many of the businesses we serve had previously lost hundreds of dollars on corporate credit cards due to high interchange fees.   If this sounds like you and your business, you’re clearly not alone. Businesses pay as much as 3.25 percent in interchange fees every time they process a corporate credit card. This can amount to hundreds of dollars every month.   An example of this is local Reno business, Digiprint.  Stillwater Payments loves small [...]


Honoring Our Veterans on Veterans Day & Beyond

By |Blog, Veterans|

As Veterans Day rapidly approaches, we at the office of Stillwater Payments wish to voice our support. Each of us has family, friends, and colleagues who have served. There will always be a special place in our hearts for American veterans.  What is Veterans Day? Veterans Day began 100 years ago with the end of World War I on November 11, 1918. This was known as “The War to End All [...]


The Ultimate Guide to Halloween in Nevada 

By |Blog, small business|

Tonight, Halloween 2018, is sure to be a spooky, delicious, and fun event. Halloween is always exciting – there's trick-or-treating for kids, as well as events and costume parties for adults. Halloween in Nevada is especially spooky, with Haunted Houses, candy at the Governor's Mansion, the Virginia City Goblin Halloween Parade, and many other exciting events. Here’s our guide to having fun and staying safe this Halloween: For Children: Halloween will always [...]


If Your Small Business Needs Gift Cards for the Holidays – the Time is Now

By |Blog, Credit Card Processing|

It’s the end of October and the Winter Holidays are right around the corner. What do they bring with them? The eternal problem of gift giving. Here are some important numbers: According to the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Proper Insights, 56 percent of shoppers in 2016 planned to use gift cards as gifts. In 2015, according to, gift cards ranked the number one most favorable holiday gift. Over $100 Billion is spent [...]


Guide to Nevada Day 2018

By |Blog, small business|

Local small business owners are the backbone of Nevada. We couldn’t be prouder to celebrate Nevada Day this year knowing it is also a celebration of you – business owners. This year’s Nevada Day Parade is in honor of a very special and relevant field: economics. The theme is “A State of Economic Diversity”. The purpose is to celebrate the many commercial fields that make Nevada prosper. Ken Hamilton is the Executive Director of the Nevada Day [...]


Tips for Navigating Today’s Housing Market

By |Blog, Small Business Owner Tips|

The Reno-Sparks housing market is the tightest it has been in years, causing difficulties for both buyers and sellers.   According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, “...the string of record highs illustrates the challenges of a market faced with tight housing supply.  The Reno-Sparks median price is up 10 percent from the same period last year.  However, the total unit sales of 555 in July 2018 is down 21 percent year-over-year.”  [...]


Our Virtual Terminal Saves Real Businesses Real Money

By |B2B, Blog, Credit Card Processing|

Businesses come to us all the time, asking how we can save them money. It’s tough being a small business owner and every penny counts. We know this. This is why we strive to give our clients the tools they need to save the most money.  Stillwater Payment’s Virtual Terminal is one of the many examples of how our technology can save real businesses money. A nice success story comes from RAM Discount Office and Computer Supplies.   Background:  RAM [...]

Who is Jeremy Ochsner?

CEO, Stillwater Payments | Helping clients reduce processing fees and avoid rate increases and egregious lease schemes

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