Payment Strategy

Discover ways to strategize how and when you pay suppliers to optimize for efficiency and cost savings.

How Automated Payments Build Your Immunity to Fraud Risk 

Organizations across industries seek to build infrastructural resistance to payment errors and fraud. Although remote work has enabled companies to carry on business, they've also compelled criminals to upgrade their tactics and keep up their attacks.

Finding Success with Payment Automation – A Customer Story

In today’s business environment, chemical manufacturers and distributors are compelled to seek new solutions that enable efficiency and growth. By leaving the manual process behind and investing in a digital payment solution, AP teams can transform their finance departments from cost-centers to revenue-contributors.

Is Risk Management Part of Your Organization's Payment Solution?

Risk is involved any time money changes hands. Accounts payable departments are constantly under attack from bad actors trying to trick them into sending money to fraudulent bank accounts. However, tight internal controls, ongoing training, and payment automation can all help reduce the risk. Jeremiah Bennett, Director of Information Security at Nvoicepay, a FLEETCOR company, offers insight into how to incorporate risk management into your payment solution.

2022 Planning: How to Build a Strategic Plan for Your AP Team

Fall is nearing, which means its almost time for 2022 planning. How will your AP department set goals and measure success in the ever-increasing pressure to cut costs and scale at the same time? Join Corpay with special guest Ardent Partners for an exciting new webinar that will give your team a leg up on strategic planning for the new year.

How to Better Optimize Your Businesses Cash Flow

Every business faces problems, and the back office is sometimes the last area to be updated. Embracing the advantages of digital B2B payments allows businesses of all sizes and industries to improve many aspects of their AP process, providing compelling reasons to shift away from paper.

How Distributors Can Create a Business Case for Payment Automation

The reality of remote payments has made switching to automation a priority for many paper-bound back offices. Corpay transforms the way manufacturing and distribution companies pay their suppliers with a holistic approach to payments. Our configurable AP solution meets the needs of companies that have complex approval workflows, multiple locations, bank accounts and payment methods.

How Automated Payments Improve AP Efficiency, Visibility and Analytics

Spurred by the need for remote work capabilities, companies today are trying to move from manual processes to electronic vendor payments. Electronic payments seem more efficient but without the proper tools and partners, they can end up causing more work.

How to Increase Your Dealership's ROI with Payment Automation

Everyone wants to save money--but organizations often overlook AP automation as a way to do just that. Leveraging automation empowers you to not only save costs but earn rebates and reduce your payment fraud liability. In this webcast, Director of Automotive Sales, Kyle Rauzi, shares how payment automation helps your AP bring in revenue while cutting costs and freeing up staff for more strategic priorities.

The State of ePayables in 2021

Join Corpay with special guest Ardent Partners for an exciting new webinar that presents the key findings of Ardent Partners’ 16th Annual "State of ePayables" report!

How To Adapt To The Changing Landscape of B2B Payments

Growth is good for any company—but it isn’t always easy to scale up when it comes to payments. Digital B2B payments enable businesses of all sizes and sectors to optimize their AP process by driving paper out while boosting efficiency.

The Value of Embracing Payment Automation: Payment Automation ROI – A Real-World Example

Everyone wants to save money--but organizations often overlook AP automation as a way to do just that. Leveraging automation empowers you to not only save costs but earn rebates and reduce your payment fraud liability.

Distribution Strategy Group: Supercharge Your Procure-to-Pay and Order-to-Cash Cycles

Are you looking for a low-risk way to increase revenues and lower costs in weeks or months instead of years? Distribution Strategy Group is always on the lookout for technologies that are demonstrating rapid payback and a high return on investment.

How to Calculate the Real Benefits of ROI

Many professionals don’t take advantage of the ROI opportunities available to them. Here are seven ways in which payment automation supports time and money savings, and how payment automation companies can lend a hand in achieving these goals.

Strategies to Accelerate Digital Transformation in Automotive

This past year, automotive groups shifted many aspects of their sales floor by going digital. Dealer groups face several challenges in AP that are easily remedied by the right technology, from approvers at various locations to a centralized AP office buried in paper check payments.

How To Make AP Treasury's Strategic Partner

Innovating organizations understand that accounts payable deserves a seat at the table with Treasury and other senior leaders in Finance. It’s no secret the Accounts Payable department is often seen as a cost center by Treasury. Treasurers are focused on minimizing cash risk and maximizing cash returns, and paying vendors is not top of mind. But what if instead of being seen as a drain on cash, Accounts Payable was a strategic tool to help organizations (and treasurers) manage their cashflow better?

B2B Payment Automation: Your Guide for Going Digital

Join Ardent Partners’ Vice President of Research, Bob Cohen, and Charlotte Jenkins, Director of Solutions Consulting at Nvoicepay for a powerful discussion on how to ensure a successful payment automation journey for your organization.

Does a Common Psychological Theory Speak to Businesses as Well?

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, a common psychological theory, describes basic needs that must be met before an individual is able to achieve self-actualization. It's possible a similar theory can be applied to business. But should automation be considered an end goal, or a basic necessity?

How to Make Your Dealership's Payments Work for You

Join Pam Cichoke, VP of Automotive Sales at Nvoicepay, and Tom Shaughness, NADA Academy Instructor, to find out how to change your frustrating paper-based payment process into a centralized, streamlined operation across all your locations.

Virtually Fraud-Proof: Why Now is the Time to Grow Your Virtual Card Program

As organizations work to improve their defenses against ACH fraud, they should also ramp up their use of virtual cards as much as possible. Supplier objections to fees have always acted as the barrier between the status quo and advanced payment options. The B2B payments landscape is changing, and in light of rising fraud, it may be worth revisiting those conversations with suppliers.

Fintech News & Views: Integrated Payments-Friends, Enemies & Co-opetition

Integrated B2B payment solutions—which work within ERPs and other business software—have been key to helping AP teams stay flexible during the remote work era. Subject-matter experts Don Banowetz and Byron Biggins detail how those solutions have also forged relationships in the business landscape.

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Is Automation Improving the Employee Experience?

Is it possible for automation to go too far—to render employees obsolete?

Fintech News & Views: Interview with Nvoicepay President Josh Cyphers

In our debut episode, Nvoicepay President Josh Cyphers shares insight about how automation influences the economic picture for companies across all industries.

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Fintech in Focus Trailer

Welcome to Fintech in Focus, a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to exploring B2B payments and AP in the age of automation.

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3 Reasons Why Construction Companies Fail

Only 36.4 percent of construction companies reach their fifth year of business. In fact, of all industries, construction has the lowest success rate, and here's why.

Uncover New Opportunities from a Return on Experience

Everyone knows the term "return on investment"—or “ROI." I think we should re-establish a less-recognized concept: return on experience.

What is the New Normal for Businesses and AP?

Post-pandemic businesses have adapted by interfacing with technology to get the same tasks done with less redundancy and bulk. Daily operations have stripped down to bare essentials, some bearing costs to the customer, but many renewed in their devotion to make a more human connection with those they serve.

How to Earn Rebates and Keep Suppliers Happy

Join our subject-matter experts as they show you how best-in-class services—including continuous vendor enablement and support—help AP teams strategically enhance their supplier relationships.

3 Hidden Costs of International Business Payments

If you have overseas suppliers, you know that making cross-border payments can be expensive. Here are our suggestions for removing hidden costs.

Cutting Through the Crisis: How to Reduce AP Costs Now

AP experts Deborah Richardson and Mark Penserini share their insights on AP’s fiscal pain-points across industries, and how automated payments have changed the game.

Is Your Payment Processing Antiquated?

Time to get off the "horse and buggy" that is paper checks!

The Breakfast Show US: Episode 115

Josh Cyphers, President at Nvoicepay, joins The Breakfast Show US as a guest discussing how the payments industry has changed in recent times.

How Do Electronic Payment Solutions Fulfill Supplier Needs?

When companies begin their research on electronic payment solutions, they usually have a list of pain points they want to resolve. However, it's also important to consider the other benefits offered, and how they might fit into and support more than just the basics. Nvoicepay's SVP of Operations and Customer Success, Angela Anastasakis, breaks down the lesser-known benefits to adopting a holistic solution.

How to Make Important Adjustments to Your Payment Strategy

As organizations begin planning their re-opening approaches, many are realizing that their operations' status quo just won't work anymore. Nvoicepay's SVP of Sales, Derek Halpern, and VP of Product and Strategy, Josh Cyphers, discuss methods for moving toward a new payment strategy.

Monetizing Payables: More than a Card Program

Join solution experts to learn how Nvoicepay and Inspyrus can streamline your AP process, reduce costs, generate rebate revenue, and mitigate payment fraud.

A Payment Strategy in Our New World

Nvoicepay's VP of Product & Strategy shares his insight from 20 years in finance on how to leverage automation for AP in the era of remote-work.

The Most Important Reason to Automate Payments Now

Derek Halpern, VP of Enterprise Sales at Nvoicepay, a FLEETCOR company, highlights the contemporary solution to pain points felt by accounts payable offices across the country.

How to Create an Enduring Workflow for AR

As banks start embracing electronic payment solutions, their customer's suppliers face extensive manual work to accommodate. Fintechs are stepping up to create a holistic solution that eases the burden on all sides.

5 Pillars of Payment Automation in Construction

How do you make your company's back-office procedures more efficient without disrupting your team or breaking the bank?

3 Ways Fintech Will Evolve in 2019

With record amounts of investment flowing into the fintech sector again in 2018, the innovation train shows no signs of slowing.

One Way to Slow Construction's Late Payment Epidemic: AP Automation

Late payments are an epidemic in construction. According to a 2018 study of 1,300 firms across a variety of trades, 88 percent of contractors wait longer than 30 days for payment.

Earn More Early Payment Discounts with AP Automation

Learn how digitizing your procure-to-pay processes can give your company returns in cold hard cash.

Why Your Construction Company Needs a Payments Strategy

Payments are at the center of two critical areas of the construction business—vendor relationships and job progress. Learn how getting strategic about how you pay can make a big impact.

Understanding the Hidden Costs of ACH - with IOFM

Learn all the ways ACH payments are adding up to more than you expect, with Nvoicepay's VP of Strategy & Product, Josh Cyphers.

An Early Payment Discount Example to Sink Your Teeth Into

Ardent Partners' Founder and Chief Research Officer, Andrew Bartolini, and Research Director, Bob Cohen, present an example of how early payment discounts create meaningful value for an accounts...

Suppliers Want You to Ask this Question

There's a question so universal, almost every AP professional has been asked this on a regular basis. If you can anticipate this common supplier request, it will enrich and strengthen your...

The Unconventional Business Strategy that's Working: Early Payment

Many organizations suffer from slow internal processes that lengthen payment cycles. Unfortunately, stretching days payable outstanding to near-delinquent payment terms has a much bigger...

PayStream Advisors Reveals How Manual Payments Damage AP Efficiency

After 400 interviews with AP professionals across a swath of industries, PayStream Advisors’ data reveals the pain points faced in payables. Here’s our take on key insights from the study and how...

5 Trends Changing Business Payments in 2018

2018 promises to be a year of innovation for business payments. Fueled by buy-in from venture capitalists and big banks alike, the technology advances of consumer payments are finally coming to...

Everything You Know About Electronic Payments is Wrong

A recent survey by the AFP shows that B2B check usage has increased slightly over the past three years. Our deep dive, based on AFP’s insight, reveals a tragic misunderstanding organizations have...

It's 2018. Why Aren't You Using an Epayments Solution?

The use of paper checks for invoice payments has seen a steady decline, but there's more to payables than simply reducing check payments. The key to a rolling out a sustianable ePayments solution...

Card Payment 101: A Guide to P-card, Virtual, and Other Card Types

Confusion about the card types used for business payments can create problems for accounts payable. Terminology differs from company to company, and even from person to person. Use this guide to...

Why You Need a Payment Strategy

In this webcast recording from Nvoicepay and Viewpoint, you’ll learn how to enable suppliers easily, leverage an advantageous payment mix, and turn any AP team into a profit center.

Blindly Chasing ROI: The Perils of Short-term Thinking

Measuring ROI is important. Doing so blindly, however, may cause you to miss out on future revenue. Knowing when not to measure ROI is just as important.

The Future of B2B Card Payments: Virtual, Enabled, Automated

Debit and credit card usage reigns supreme for the consumer. Businesses, however, are still keen on paying vendors by check. Even if that means more work. Why?

How to Measure the True Cost of Paper Checks

It's mundane tasks that keep the payables department buried in paper. Managing multiple payment types, getting approvals, and reconciling accounts are just a few of the manual processes that...

Why You Need a Payments Strategy

Advances in fintech have made the adoption of electronic payments easier than ever. This not only enables unprecedented efficiency and savings in AP, but allows suppliers to choose their payment...

Transforming Accounts Payable Into a Profit Center

Cost-saving technology has its sights set on accounts payable. Here's how cloud-based automation is transforming this alleged cost center into a profit center.

Don't Wait for Your Suppliers to Ask You This

It's often the supplier that wants to reduce the friction in getting paid—and its willing to accept virtual card payments to get there. But can you deliver?

Why Your Suppliers Should Accept Virtual Card Payments

Learn how you and your suppliers can realize faster, simpler, safer, and cheaper invoice payments by accepting virutal card payments.

4 Benefits of Adding Epayments to Your Existing P2P Workflow

Add ePayments to your accounts payable workflow for complete P2P automation. Reduce costs, increase efficiency, earn cash-back rebates, and more.

Getting Extra Mileage Out of Your Healthcare Budget

Working the hospital's budget shouldn't feel like wringing a mop. Here's how Silicon Valley tech helps hospital administrators get the most out of their budget.

6 Tips and Tricks to Improving Your Payables Process

Spring cleaning’s a great time to look for accounts payables process improvements. From invoice entry to electronic payments, there are several opportunities for increased efficiency and security...

10 Metrics that Reveal What Paper Checks Are Costing You

How much is the accounts payable paper trail costing your organization? These 10 points will have you blazing a paperless-trail in no time.

3 Simple Ways to Reduce AP Costs

Wondering how to reduce costs in AP? Use these 3 tips to start saving money in your payment process.

How to Convince Suppliers to Accept Epayments

Supplier enablement is one of the biggest hurdles preventing enterprises from adopting an electronic payments process. Collecting, securing, and updating sensitive banking information is more than...

Reduce Costs with Dynamic Discounting and P2P Automation

Take advantage of dynamic discounting opportunities offered by suppliers. Faster payments can save you substantial money in the long run.

The Ironic Truth: ACH Payments are Keeping AP Mired in Paper

ACH payments may seem like a great alternative to paper checks, but are they really as electronic as you think? See why ACH is keeping AP teams buried in paper.

6 Things AP Should Care More About Than Float

Float is no longer the saving grace that it once was for accounts payable. Here's a list of 6 things that can be far more beneficial to AP.

Transform Your Procure to Pay Process for Long-Term Savings

Take these two simple steps to realize long-term savings in any accounts payable department using P2P automation.

6 Hidden Ways Paper Checks are Hurting Your Business

What are the hidden costs for paper check writing? Learn the six hidden costs that can dramatically increase the true cost of paying suppliers by check.

The Real Same-Day ACH Opportunity for Businesses

While banks search for opportunities to charge a fee, fintechs take piece by piece of the B2B payments pie. What, if anything, does same-day ACH mean for you?

Why Fast Payment Discounts are the New Float

Years ago, it made sense to take advantage of float in accounts payable. With dynamic discounting, paying faster is actually the smarter way to manage cash flow

Ghost in the Cloud: Virtual Cards Benefit Buyers and Suppliers

Virtual cards, or single use ghost accounts, have been around for a while, but haven't yet gained widespread adoption. Companies are missing out, and here's why

How to Boost Accounts Payable Savings

Learn how to make your payment process more cost-effective with the right ePayment solution and payment optimization strategy in this white paper from Nvoicepay.

What Your Bank Won't Tell You About P-Card Rebate Programs

Paying suppliers by p-cards holds the promise of turning accounts payable from cost center to revenue center...but you have to choose the right card program.

Can Treasurers Find the Right Mix of Payment Types?

Checks are still the dominant payment type for business, despite the excessive cost of paper payments. See how you can optimize your mix with payment solutions.

Strategies to Accelerate Digital Transformation in Automotive

This past year, automotive groups shifted many aspects of their sales floor by going digital. Dealer groups face several challenges in AP that are easily remedied by the right technology, from approvers at various locations to a centralized AP office buried in paper check payments.

In this session hear how digitizing your back office can enable your auto group to:

Centralize AP department virtually across multiple locations

Reduce operational costs by increasing back-office efficiency

Mitigate risk and security

Create an added revenue stream

Join automotive digitization experts, as they share insights and action plans on how to build specific digitization strategies to transform your back office.