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TADS + Diamond Mind = Joining Forces for Schools    TADS and Diamond Mind, leading providers of software, services and payment solutions to K-12 private schools, are excited to announce we …

TADS + DiamondMind = Joining Forces for Schools

  TADS and Diamond Mind, leading providers of software, services and payment solutions to K-12 private schools, are excited to announce we are formally joining forces after a five-year partnership …

Maximize Your Tuition Payment Software With New Features!

Diamond Mind recently introduced new features available with TuitionPay software, and we’re eager to share them with you! In case you’re not familiar with TuitionPay, this payment software solution allows schools to …

Four Tips to Prevent Fraudulent Payment Transactions

Although rare within school settings, fraudulent payment transactions happen.  And since online giving pages are open to the public, fraudsters sometimes use these sites to “test” cards, meaning they run small …

Cost Management for Credit Card Tuition Acceptance: What Are The Options Given Varying State Statutes?

Ten states: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Oklahoma, and Texas all have statutes prohibiting surcharges on credit card payments.  Does this mean your independent school can’t …

The Cost and Productivity Impact of Paper Check Payment Acceptance

One oft-cited reason for independent schools to offer online payment acceptance is payer convenience.  Parents expect it.  But have you also considered the productivity perks?  Time is money, and acceptance …

Working Smarter With a School Information System (SIS)

“Working smarter with less” is a popular business mantra.  It not only applies to the workforce, but your school information system as well. A common infrastructure within independent schools today consists …

How To Maximize Your Purchase Card Program

A Purchase Card Program (also abbreviated as PCard or P-Card) allows goods and services to be procured without using a traditional purchase  process. A Purchase Card Program can empower your school staff, …

Cost Neutral Opportunities for Electronic Tuition Payment Acceptance

Independent schools are often reluctant to offer tuition payment acceptance via credit card.  Why?  Because card processing fees for large payments, even at low rates, can seem prohibitive and put …

School Programs With Digital Payment Acceptance

Where on campus does your school accept digital payments?  Although 91% of schools are enabled to accept credit cards, they frequently place limits on usage.  Diamond Mind recently surveyed thousands …