Positive Procrastination

Finally, news I’ve been waiting to hear for pretty much my whole adult life (and the best part of my childhood), positive procrastination can actually be a useful tactic for Getting Things Done.

The psychological principle is this: anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn’t the work he is supposed to be doing at that moment [Robert Benchley]

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Do you need a Merchant Account to sell online?

Not always. Merchant accounts provide the ability to accept credit or debit card payments. They are different from normal business accounts and are necessary because they check the cards details and funds of buyers to determine if a payment can occur or not.

A payment gateway makes the process of authorising payments easier and more secure for both seller and customer. Typically a payment gateway, linked to a merchant account, is used to handle transactions in e-commerce applications. However with some third party payment gateways you don’t actually need to have a merchant account to receive card payments.

WordPress e-commerce applications normally provide several payment options

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