Chris Lauer

I help businesses set up and manage custom payment processing solutions.

I am a payment systems expert and consultant specializing in service-based industries who want to find a reliable way to process electronic payments for their business.

I’ve been consulting in the payments industry for over 15 years now and specialize in making the customer checkout process simple. The customer experience is important and when someone is ready to pay, everything should work properly!

In short, I help you get paid faster and more efficiently!

I have helped thousands of businesses make smart decisions when it comes to setting up a payment collection systems for their business. Through one-on-one consulting and instructional videos on I regularly advise on best practices in the payment processing industry.

My mission is to educate and help business owners use their merchant account simply as one tool in the big picture of growing their own business and creating an experience that is positive and meaningful for their customers.

I started this website as means to get the word out and market products and services as the payments industry changed over the years. It was the YouTube channel that really fueled a lot of that growth.

It still serves and a marketing tool and resource center for businesses looking for ways to collect payments, but more importantly, how to use them as one tool in a payment collection system that helps you grow your business.

I invite you to take advantage of our free videos, step-by-step guides and feel free to schedule time with any of our team members if you have questions about how to set up and/or manage your payment collection system.

Click here to schedule a personal consultation with me.

Payment Specialties

Online Payments | Software Integrations

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My Payment Specialties

My focus is to work with businesses and entrepreneurs to create online payment systems for their company and software business.

This includes setting up merchant accounts, payment gateways, creating and setting up ecommerce platforms, mobile payment solutions, invoicing solutions and recurring billing systems just to name a few.

★★ I’ll work with you to…

✔ Set up a hosted payments page that helps you collect payments with little to no technical knowledge or experience required.

✔ Implement checkout pages on your website that help you get paid faster and more efficiently

✔ Set up a billing system with a virtual terminal and s recurring payment plan function

 

Random Facts About Me

Location: Indianapolis, IN
First Live Concert: Spindoctors (@ The World Music Theater in IL)
Favorite Food: Everything pasta!
Favorite Sport(s): Basketball, Tennis, Golf 
Family: Married to Jenn with 2 boys (3yrs & 5yrs old)

✔ I’ve canoed down the hippo and crocodile infested Zambezi river in Zimbabwe (upriver from Victoria Falls)

✔ My childhood sports icon was Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls!

✔ I used to work in the mortgage industry before starting in the payments industry in 2004 which is when I gained my first client!

✔ My hobbies include playing golf, tennis, running and woodworking!

I’m experienced with helping you set up:

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Payments on your website

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Billing systems

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Payment Gateway Setup

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Mobile payment forms

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Custom payment confirmation pages

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Customizable payment pages (w/ T&C box)

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Online ordering

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Customizable payment pages and order forms

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Mobile app payments

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Payment integrations

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Phone order payments with a Virtual Terminal

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Cell phone payment pages

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A merchant account

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Payment Gateway setup

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Pay Now buttons on your website

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Check out pages

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Hosted payment pages

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Hosted payment software (no website needed)

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Tablet payments through an app (iPad, and Android)

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Payment Tracking and Reporting

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Online order forms

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Invoicing system (includes integration w/ popular CRM's)

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QuickBooks payment integration

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Recurring billing plans

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Payment workflows

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