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Dream payments devices synced with iPhone

Dream Payments: First Impressions of this POS System

January 1, 2018

When it comes to mobile payments, there are lots of options. Square, Shopify, and Moneris are all fairly well known players in this market, but there is a new kid on the block. Dream Payments promises many of the same features as others, with a few additional nice-to-haves. We got our hands on one and have given it a full test.

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Happy New Years | BentoSMB

Rock Out This New Year

December 21, 2017

Our Year In Review As 2017 comes to a close we at Bento are reflecting on all that we’ve accomplished over the past 12-months. Last December we announced that we were rebranding the business to BentoSMB in an effort to expand. In the coming months, Bento was able to relocate to a larger office which allowed the […]

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November Shopify Meetup, Innovate Kingston Town Hall

Kingston’s First Shopify Meetup

December 5, 2017

What a night! Thank you We were so happy to see so many from the YGK Shopify community in one room. Thank you so much to everyone who made our first Shopify Meetup event possible. Our incredible speakers, panellists, and sponsors really brought this event together. Of course, this event would not have been possible […]

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Shopify vs. Herbalife – Shorting Public Companies

October 5, 2017

October 6, 2017 Yesterday, Citron Financial came out with a video and detailed paper outlining how Shopify is similar to Herbalife, that they are running a get-quick-rich scheme, and that their stock should be half the value that it is. They also compared it to one of the largest MLM disasters in US history, Herbalife. […]

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Thoughts on Hypergrowth

October 3, 2017

October 3, 2017 Last week, I, along with BentoSMB founder Max, attended Hypergrowth, Drift’s first ever conference. We made the 7-hour drive from Kingston to beautiful Boston, not completely sure what to expect, but optimistic at the fact that the conference had completely sold out. Definitely not a “normal” conference When we arrived at the […]

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Takeaways from Hacking Growth (and how I plan to use them)

September 17, 2017

September 17, 2017 While a little more geared to businesses selling products or operating under a SaaS (Software as a Service) model, I did thoroughly enjoy Hacking Growth by Sean Ellis and Morgan Brown. I will definitely be applying some of the principles and ideas into trying to grow BentoSMB. Both Sean and Morgan have […]

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