Merchant services, or payment processing, is something that you, or consumers in general, use every day—every time they swipe, dip or tap their credit card. That means, every time you reach for your wallet, you could be standing in front of an opportunity to talk about Sphere and help a business owner save money on their credit card processing fees! 

What types of business are the best ones to approach? Start with businesses where you’ve been a customer! Did you get your haircut? Did you get your oil changed? Or, shop at an outdoor or farmer’s market? 

Here are 5 examples of great opportunities in YOUR community: 

  1. Local Restaurants
  2. Dry Cleaners
  3. Nail and Hair Salons
  4. Medical Offices
  5. Automotive Shops

BONUS: Daycare Centers or tutors


3 Key Small Business Trends

Small to medium sized businesses are starting to feel optimistic as they see signs of emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic. There are three important trends to watch:

  1. As the economy opens up, small businesses are poised for growth.
  2. Businesses are hiring to support growth but finding it hard to fill positions due to lack of applicants and greater demand.
  3. Small businesses are embracing digital practices.

How can you help? The right payment solutions can improve efficiency and help businesses operate smarter. With more ways to pay, including mobile and touchless payments, businesses can provide greater customer convenience and reach customers wherever they are.


Ready to learn more? Reach out to us via Click2Chat or call 1-855-426-6842. Sphere is happy to help.