The Big Payback Blog

Affiliate Payments – Why They Matter

Affiliate Payments Affect Network LoyaltyWhat makes for a successful affiliate network? It’s affiliates, of course! High performing, loyal affiliates with qualified traffic are golden. What matters to the affiliate community – possibly more...


IRS Tax Identification Number (TIN) Validation e-Services Update

IRS Tax Identification Number (TIN) Validation e-Services UpdateOn October 24 the Internal Revenue Service will require a stronger identity verification process for e-services usersIn an effort to protect taxpayer and tax preparer data and reduce...


Accounts Payable Appreciation Week

Accounts Payable Appreciation WeekGiving the Guardians of the Company Their DueAccounts Payable Appreciation Week starts on October 10th. It might be a nice gesture to send flowers, take the team out to...


Not All E-Commerce Is Created Equal

One Kings Lane was the darling of e-commerce. At one point in 2014, the company valuation was nearly $1B, yet it was sold in August 2016 for $30M to Bed, Bath and Beyond. How can a company lose 97% of its value in less time than a toddler learns her...


Holistic Accounts Payable - Panel Discussion (Video)

Laurie Hatten-Boyd of KPMG, Jonathan Wu of Touch of Modern, Persha Valman of Seeking Alpha, and Ernie Humphrey of the CFO Alliance discuss how they are addressing Accounts Payable holistically across tax, payments, ERP, and using it to scale and...


Holistic Accounts Payable - According to Forrester (Video)

Andy Bartels of Forrester provided a keynote on holistic accounts payable in San Francisco in May. He also discusses  the changes in finance and accounts payable that the CFO faces today as the business needs to scale, including the need to offer...


Accounts Payable Manifesto

Does Anyone like AP Supplier Payments? The Accounts Payable Manifesto

Let’s face it. It’s the job no one wants and no one wants to think about: paying suppliers. The accounts payable effort is an unsexy sunk cost to the company. Every step of the accounts payable supplier payment operation, from invoice processing...


Mass Payments Beyond PayPal

PayPal Mass Pay provides a low-entry barrier option to make large amounts of payments to a partner network because of its large footprint and reach. However, fast-growing companies soon reach a point where their mass payments volume and operational...