Kontrol Selected to 2018 Inc. 5000 List

Posted on Aug 15, 2018 12:39:37 PM by Kontrol Team

Kontrol debuts at #779 on Inc.’s annual list of fastest growing U.S. private firms.

Spokane, Wash., August 15, 2018 – Kontrol, an innovative provider of advanced payment solutions, today announced it had been named to the prestigious 2018 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the United States.

"It's an incredible honor to be recognized by Inc. as one of the fastest growing companies in America,” said Scott Songer, chief executive officer of Kontrol. “Our growth over the last three years has been fueled by our dynamic, committed sales and operating teams, in collaboration with a fantastic group of clients around the country. We look forward to continuing our momentum into 2019 and helping organizations streamline and secure their accounts payable while maximizing revenues."

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Better Than a Valentine: Virtual Card Delivers Sweet Rewards

Posted on Feb 15, 2018 1:03:00 PM by Chad Clay


Every quarter, we send a little valentine to each of our customers: a rebate check that pays them back for using virtual cards to pay their suppliers. Last week, we were thrilled to send our clients their checks for the most recent quarter - a valentine that keeps on giving.

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Topics: Nonprofit Organizations, Kontrol

An AP Valentine: Virtual Cards Deliver Sweet Rewards to Nonprofit Users

Posted on Feb 9, 2017 8:00:00 AM by Chad Clay


Every quarter, we send a little valentine to each of our customers: a rebate check that pays them back for using virtual cards to pay their suppliers. Last week, we were particularly thrilled to send our clients their checks for the most recent quarter - it was our biggest yet in terms of rebate volume.

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Topics: Nonprofit Organizations, Kontrol

The Quick Guide to Using Your AP To Offset Rising Business Costs

Posted on Mar 3, 2016 10:00:00 AM by Tom Parrish

As the costs of doing business continue to increase steadily in many sectors, one of the most compelling aspects of card-based virtual payments technology is its ability to transform a former cost center - your Accounts Payable department - into an engine for revenue. We've seen this work across a a diverse range of industries, and in both the for- and nonprofit sectors.

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Topics: Payment Cards, Kontrol, Virtual Payments

A Valentine for Our Virtual Card Customers

Posted on Feb 11, 2016 10:00:00 AM by Chad Clay

Every quarter, we send a little valentine to each of our customers: a rebate check that pays them back for using our card-based virtual payments solution for their AP. This month alone, we've sent more than $140,000 in rebates - not bad for a service that costs nothing for our customers to implement!

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Topics: Kontrol, Virtual Payments, Nonprofit Organizations

Sharing the Love: Kontrol Gives Back

Posted on Feb 12, 2015 7:00:00 AM by Chad Clay

Every quarter, we send out a little valentine to each of our clients: a rebate check that pays them back for using our card-based virtual payments solution for their AP. We love this part of our jobs (our clients kind of like it, too) because it feels a little like paying it forward. We give back to our clients - including universities, healthcare providers, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations - so they can better do their own good work.

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Topics: Kontrol, Nonprofit Organizations

How Much Does That Paper Check Cost? Try $54 Billion

Posted on Oct 21, 2014 7:30:00 AM by Kontrol Team
Earlier this year, The Wall Street Journal's Vipal Monghighlighted the negative implications of using traditional paper checks for business (paywall), among them an estimated, per-check processing and shipping cost of $4 to $20 that adds up to $26 billion to $54 billion annually in added expenses for U.S. businesses. 
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Topics: Kontrol, Electronic Invoicing, Virtual Payments

The Best Way to Combat Payment Fraud? Avoid it.

Posted on Jun 19, 2014 6:30:00 AM by Chad Clay
Recent security breaches result in organizations taking aim at payment fraud.
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Topics: Kontrol, Electronic Invoicing, Virtual Payments, Payment Fraud, security

The "Hidden" Cost of Using Paper Checks

Posted on Mar 20, 2014 9:27:00 AM by Scott Songer
Why are so many U.S. companies still using expensive paper checks when so many American consumers have already shifted to more efficient electronic payments for their private finances?
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Topics: Kontrol, Electronic Invoicing, Virtual Payments

Kontrol Launches Redesigned Website and Blog

Posted on Feb 27, 2014 4:00:00 AM by Kontrol Team

Kontrol is thrilled to announce the formal launch of our redesigned website and blog, focusing on Virtual Payments Technology and commercial card solutions. 

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Topics: Kontrol, Virtual Payments, Regional Banking