How To Use Customer Service As a Loyalty-Building Tool

Good customer service is an important goal for any company. Customers who have bad experiences are not only unlikely to come back, but are also likely to spread the bad word to friends and associates or to publish bad reviews on review sites. In addition, it’s six times more expensive to obtain a new customer than it is to retain an old one. Offering quality customer service is an excellent...

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PayPal Should Spend More Than $12 Billion and Buy Square - The Street (7/12/17)

Stripe Strikes Alipay and WeChat Pay Deal For China Access BBC.com (7-10-17)

Canada Releases Glow In The Dark Coins - CNBC (6/29/19)

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