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"Just hums along seamlessly in the background" - Merchant Accounts Case Study

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INDUSTRY Online Payment PRODUCT Dedicated PAIN POINTS When it came time to upgrade their server technology, the Merchant-Accounts.ca team learned that their hosting provider had shifted focus to enterprise-sized clients and increased their pricing to match. These increased costs meant either not upgrading, or losing out on a large portion of profits in order to pay the new rates. HOW LIQUID WEB HELPED The Most Helpful Humans in Hosting TM delivered upgraded inf rastructure and helped migrate the team members to cPanel, offering easier maintenance and administration of computing resources without breaking the budget. "Just hums along seamlessly in the background" Merchant-Accounts.ca Right-Sizes Hosting Thanks to Liquid Web's SMB-Friendly Offering Small and medium-sized businesses that sell online quickly realize that one of the benefits of eCommerce lies in its ability to help them reach new customers in global markets. No one knows this better than David Goodale, the CEO of Merchant-Accounts.ca. David founded Merchant-Accounts.ca back in 2001 to help address a vital gap in the market. At the time, the large banks in Canada were reluctant to work with small businesses, often requiring them to pay large upf ront fees to mitigate the bank's risk. This effectively prevented most Canadian small businesses f rom being able to accept payments online. So, David launched his company to fix that problem, and in the process has helped thousands of businesses sell online. Over time more Canadian businesses started finding new customers in new international markets around the world. Merchant-Accounts.ca started to provide global payment solutions that would help businesses sell anywhere in the world and in a variety of different currencies. As word began to spread about the company's expertise in global payment services, something interesting started to happen to David's business. Merchant-Accounts.ca started attracting international business themselves f rom merchants f rom

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