Inside Helcim

Helcim Payments has Evolved

By Nicolas Beique on May 29, 2020

Effective June 1, 2020, all new accounts opened with Helcim will be on the new system. Accounts opened prior to June 1, 2020, will be part of Helcim’s Legacy system.

Inside Helcim

What Does a Product Designer Really Do?

By Rodolfo Ferro Casagrande on Oct 4, 2019

As the Helcim Team has worked through the most recent updates to our software and user interface, I have been forced to think about the role of product designers in an organization.

Small Business Center

Technology Tools for Businesses - Lessons from Founders Vol. 5

By Miranda Russell on Mar 15, 2019

Our February Founders panel was focused on the topic of technology, and the consensus of the evening was that today every business is a technology company and that all business owners should look to technology to help them execute their roles better.

Inside Helcim

Founders Calgary Vol. 5: Up Your Tech Game

By Miranda Russell on Feb 8, 2019

Small Business Center

Marketing Your Business - Lessons from Founders Vol. 4

By Miranda Russell on Jan 18, 2019

Marketing is something that all business owners have to tackle, often from the very early stages when they may have just launched in the market. Today’s businesses are also putting more consideration into how they can use their platform to give back to their communities or to the charities that mean the most to them. These were the topics that we tackled in the fourth volume of Founders.

Inside Helcim

Founders Calgary Vol. 4: Marketing and Social Good

By Miranda Russell on Jan 9, 2019

We’ve brought together three entrepreneurs that are running three very different businesses but who all share a common drive of having an impact on the communities they operate in.

Small Business Center

Funding Your Business - Lessons from Founders Vol. 3

By Miranda Russell on Dec 14, 2018

Talking about money can be an uncomfortable topic, but the Founders series was designed to touch on all the different topics entrepreneurs have to face, and that includes talking about getting financing or funding for your business.

Payments News

Visa and Mastercard Announce Rate Adjustment for January 2019

By Miranda Russell on Dec 14, 2018

Visa and Mastercard have both announced rate adjustments effective January 1, 2019. Visa has announced that their base assessment fee will increase to 0.09% from the current 0.08% and Mastercard has announced a reduction to the Mastercard interchange rates.

The Helcim Vlog

Crunch Time

By Nicolas Beique on Dec 9, 2018

As we’ve eluded to in previous episodes, there are a lot of big projects happening behind the scenes at Helcim. These projects have been requiring my full attention, so I had to make the decision to pull back on the frequency of the vlog while we work towards our big goals.

Small Business Center

Building a Strong Company Culture - Lessons from Founders Vol. 2

By Miranda Russell on Dec 5, 2018

Building a strong company culture, especially in the entrepreneurial startup space, is a popular topic, with varying opinions on how best to achieve your own unique culture while building an A-Team of people who can support your company’s goals and vision.

Inside Helcim

Founders Calgary Vol. 03: Financing Your Business

By Miranda Russell on Nov 28, 2018

We’re back with the third edition of Founders and this month we’re talking all about Financing Your Business.

Inside Helcim

Helcim Ranks No. 98 on the 2018 Growth 500

By Nicolas Beique on Nov 27, 2018

The Helcim Team was thrilled to be listed as No. 98 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies.

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