Robert Day to Present at Creative Coast’s Lunchtime Topic on Reducing Credit Card Processing Costs For Merchants

Staff Report

Thursday, May 26th, 2022

On Wednesday, May 25th, from 12pm to 1pm, Robert Day, Founder and Managing Partner of will speak at the Creative Coast’s Lunchtime Topics. The Lunchtime Topics program is a bi-monthly educational event from noon to 1p on topics relevant to entrepreneurs, creatives & techies. During each episode, a different featured guest shares their industry knowledge with the audience. The purpose of Lunchtime Topics is to provide startup founders and solopreneurs with a fast and easy way to educate themselves and grow their businesses.

In this week’s episode, Day will present on the complex world of credit card processing and how companies lose thousands every year in hidden fees. According to, “banks and processors [change] on average 200 rules and rates every year. In addition, many of them are keeping interchange rebates, keeping debit rebates, padding interchange, charging made-up fees, forcing downgrades by using wrong MCC codes, wrong interchange flags, wrong gateways, etc.” Day helps his largest clients save millions of dollars each year in credit card processing fees and his average clients save over $30,000 per year in fees.