Don’t Miss Out on a Sale

Selling at a fair can be a lot of fun. It’s a day of fresh air and meeting new people. Even though you have a unique and interesting product, there are a lot of distractions and factors that can make it difficult to close a deal. Here are a few things you can do to […]

4 Best Practices for Client Billing

Client billing is an essential part of doing business, but it also puts business owners in an awkward position. You want to provide top-quality customer service, but you also need to make sure you get paid. To navigate the many challenges that come with invoicing and getting paid, here are a few best practices to […]

5 Tips to Effectively Launch Your Small Business

As an owner of a storefront and an online business, I went through the process of launching my own small business. This experience left me with many takeaways and I want to share a few of them with you, so you don’t have the same frustrations and headaches I endured along the way. Here are […]


American Express and Discover Now Supported by Flint

For some time now, we’ve been receiving many requests from our merchants – to be able to accept American Express and Discover card payments. And we have some great news! American Express and Discover cards are now supported by Flint. Visa and MasterCard, of course, continue to be options for payment as well. In order […]

Business Stories

Ben Esner Photography’s Story

BEN ESNER/BEN ESNER PHOTOGRAPHY New York, NY Occupation: Photographer Years as own boss: 1.5 In his own words: “I knew photography was more than just a hobby, when I realized I was seeing the world differently. I saw the light, people and buildings differently. It was a whole new experience than how I visualized things […]


Flint Launches Team Accounts

Today Flint announced the public launch of Team Accounts, which allows multiple users within an organization to use a single Flint account. This upgrade gives business owners control over user privileges, provides individual as well as rollup reporting, and leverages Flint’s card scanning technology to deliver the market’s only team solution that does not rely on external readers […]


Flint App Now iOS 8 Compatible

You may have heard about Apple’s new iOS 8. We’ve been working tirelessly to get a new Flint App ready for iOS 8 and are happy to announce that yesterday we released a new version of the Flint iOS App built and optimized for iOS 8, on the same day that iOS 8 becomes available to the public. […]