Real-time payments for workers explained

real-time payments for workers

In the age of ubiquitous connectivity, lightning-fast networks, and on-demand everything, workers and contractors are increasingly frustrated by slow payments. Unfortunately, more than two-thirds of workers are forced to wait at least two weeks to collect the money they’ve earned, with nearly one-third getting paid once a week.  For the vast majority of workers, even […]

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Everything you need to know about pay cards

pay cards are one way to pay employees fast

As more and more U.S. workers join the gig economy — many of whom are working unpredictable hours and earning different rates — employers have their work cut out for them when it comes to figuring out the best way to pay independent contractors.  Luckily, in the age of fintech innovation, there are more options […]

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Payroll for independent contractors explained

payroll for 1099 contractors

As the gig business model continues to thrive, more and more workers in the United States are becoming independent contractors. And some believe it’s only a matter of time before we see a 50-50 split between W2 employees and 1099 contractors. While contractors provide several benefits to organizations—including flexibility and cost-effectiveness—managing a slew of 1099 […]

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The best time to switch payroll providers

This december calendar shows that end of year is the best time to switch payroll companies

When it comes to payroll, there’s little room for error.  If you’re experiencing glaring payroll mistakes, seeing more and more fees on your invoices, or just not getting the customer support you need from your vendor, chances are it’s time to begin transitioning to a new payroll provider. Of course, switching payroll companies isn’t as […]

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On-Demand Pay: Flexible Pay vs. Earned Wage Access

on-demand pay options explained

In an age where just 39 percent of Americans could absorb an unexpected $1,000 expense — and 54 percent are living paycheck to paycheck — it comes as no surprise that workers today are turning to on-demand pay options.   Instead of waiting weeks or even longer to receive the money they’re owed, workers want to […]

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