International Bancard Blog & News

No matter how you want to accept payments, International Bancard has a solution that will flawlessly fit your business needs!

International Bancard Announced as the Official Credit Card Processor of the Rocket Mortgage Classic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT, JUNE 19, 2019 – International Bancard, an industry-leading payment acceptance solutions provider headquartered in Detroit, has been named the Official Credit Card Processor of the Rocket Mortgage Classic. International Bancard specializes in helping businesses accept credit and debit cards securely throughout the United States.

Read More

Diversified Members Credit Union Partners with International Bancard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                                                        

DETROIT, MAY 7, 2019 – International Bancard, a Detroit-based payment acceptance solutions provider, and Diversified Members Credit Union (DMCU), have partnered to provide DCMU’s members with payment processing solutions to grow their businesses.

Through the partnership, International Bancard will work with DMCU business members on streamlining their payment processing programs with a focus on the cost and security of accepting credit and debit cards.

Read More

Telegration Announces Partnership with International Bancard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT, APRIL 17, 2019 – International Bancard, a Michigan-based payment acceptance solutions provider, today announced a partnership with Telegration, a telecommunications service provider located in Metro Detroit. This partnership will help Telegration clients and partners streamline their payment acceptance solutions including credit and debit card processing.

Read More

ATHENA International Announces Partnership, Donation Program with International Bancard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT, APRIL 9, 2019 – International Bancard, a Michigan-based payment acceptance solutions provider, today announced a partnership with ATHENA International, a non-profit organization that seeks to support, develop and honor women. This partnership will help ATHENA International members, leaders, and award recipients understand the importance of accepting credit and debit card payments and assist in growing their businesses through payment acceptance.

When ATHENA International members, leaders, and award recipients begin accepting credit and debit card payments through International Bancard, International Bancard will take a portion of the fees collected and make a donation back to ATHENA International.

Read More

International Bancard and Heritage Vision Plans partner to create Heritage Bancard Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT, Sept. 28, 2017 – International Bancard, a Michigan-based payment acceptance solutions provider, today announced a partnership with Heritage Vision Plans, a leading U.S. provider of vision benefit plans, to create Heritage Bancard Services. This partnership will help Heritage Vision Plan Providers to understand the importance of accepting credit and debit card payments and optimize the best solution to help grow their business through payment acceptance. 

Read More

Should You Become an ISO Agent?

If you are familiar with the merchant services industry, you may have heard the term "ISO Agent" a time or two. Even if you are not familiar with merchant services, you may be curious of different ways you can earn additional income. 

No matter what your experience is with credit card processing, becoming an ISO Agent is a great way to earn money and utilize your network all while being your own boss! 

At International Bancard, we know that there are a lot of ISO Agent programs out there, but we want to help you understand what being an ISO Agent is all about. We sat down with, Mike DePinto, our VP of Sales Development, to help answer the question: should you become an ISO Agent? 

Read More

International Bancard and FreeStar Financial Credit Union Partner to Offer Members Credit Card Acceptance Solutions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DETROIT, January 10, 2017 – FreeStar Financial Credit Union has partnered with Detroit-based industry leading International Bancard to provide its members with local payment acceptance solutions that will drive business growth. 

“We are pleased to offer our business members a great resource for their credit card processing,” said Drema D. Isaac, President/CEO of FreeStar Financial Credit Union. “International Bancard was selected because of their prompt service, excellent history, and quick payment to our business members.”

International Bancard helps grow businesses of all sizes by providing payment acceptance solutions, including credit and debit card processing, mobile payments, ACH, check acceptance, and gift card programs. Businesses all over Michigan and the United States rely on International Bancard’s market insight, data security knowledge, and client care to deliver exceptional service to more customers in more locations. 

“International Bancard will play a crucial role to FreeStar Financial Credit Union’s business members,” said International Bancard’s Partner Development Manager, Greg Jacob. “This partnership will bring their members an important and trusted resource for their businesses while they evaluate their payment acceptance needs.” 

The partnership will provide FreeStar Financial Credit Union’s members with International Bancard’s cutting-edge payment acceptance solutions including:

Read More

International Bancard and Michigan First Credit Union Partner to Offer New Payment Acceptance Solutions for Businesses

DETROIT, December 6, 2016 – Detroit-based, International Bancard, an industry-leading payment acceptance provider, announced its partnership with Lathrup Village-based Michigan First Credit Union, effectively offering the financial institution’s loyal business account members more user-friendly and secure ways of accepting multiple payment methods.

International Bancard helps grow businesses of all sizes by providing payment acceptance solutions, including credit and debit card processing, mobile payments, ACH, check acceptance, and gift card programs. Businesses all over Michigan and the United States rely on International Bancard’s market insight, data security knowledge, and client care to deliver exceptional service to more customers in more locations.

"It is important to International Bancard that we partner with Michigan-based businesses,” said International Bancard’s founder and CEO, David Iafrate. “We have worked hard to help businesses throughout the state realize their full growth potential and the key role payment acceptance plays in a successful business.”

“Michigan First is committed to offering top-tier services to our members, and as the technology and payments industries continue to evolve, this partnership was the next logical step to continue a positive growth trajectory for our organization and for our members,” said Michael Poulos, Michigan First President and CEO. “Together with International Bancard, we are helping to eliminate financial risks by providing businesses with the tools and resources needed to offer increased convenience in a safe and secure environment for their current and future customers.”

The partnership will provide Michigan First Credit Union’s members with International Bancard’s cutting-edge payment acceptance solutions, including:

Read More

International Bancard and The Small Business Association of Michigan Announce Partnership

CLAWSON, Mich., January 14, 2015 — International Bancard, a nationally recognized leader in the payment acceptance industry, today announced an exclusive partnership with the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM). This partnership provides immediate benefits for SBAM and its members by giving them secure and convenient ways to accept credit, debit, ACH, check, and gift card payments, and by helping them identify new ways to drive business growth through payment acceptance.

“Given SBAM’s history, its dedication to Michigan’s entrepreneurs and small businesses, and its impressive advocacy initiatives, we’re proud to call SBAM a partner,” said David Iafrate, International Bancard CEO. “We have worked to develop exclusive opportunities to help the Association grow, improve its ability to assist its members, and help Michigan businesses focus on serving their own customers and growing their businesses, no matter what industry they’re in.”

Established in 1969, the Association serves more than 23,000 small-business members across all of Michigan’s 83 counties. SBAM’s mission is to help these businesses succeed by promoting entrepreneurship, leveraging buying power, and engaging in political advocacy. SBAM is headquartered in Lansing, just a block from the Michigan State Capitol.

“This partnership gives us a valuable new set of tools to offer our members, and it provides our organization with a real advantage,” said Rob Fowler, SBAM President and CEO. “Beyond all of the services we offer and the hard work we do for Michigan’s small businesses, we have one simple goal: Support our members in their drive for success, in this state and beyond. International Bancard has helped a long list of companies find a payment acceptance solution that helps them grow and give customers a memorable experience. Therefore, we believe our relationship with International Bancard will benefit our members in many innovative ways.”

Read More

Detroit Red Wings and International Bancard Announce Partnership

Payment processing company becomes Red Wings Official Credit Card Processor and receives official naming rights to Olympia Club during ribbon-cutting ceremony prior to Friday, November 14 game

Read More