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The Easiest Way to Accept Online Tuition Payments

Diamond Mind works hard to deliver new payment options to our independent school clients as soon as we learn of their value. That’s why we made two powerful additions to our Tuition Portal in 2013. Diamond Mind’s recurring billing and discount for cash features now ensure that online tuition acceptance is as convenient and hassle-free as it can be.

Tips for Hosting a Successful Auction – Questions to Ask Last Year’s Auction Liason

You may have already spoken with the most recent auction chair about their experience and downloaded all their thoughts. If not, make this conversation a top priority. Ideally, you should pull together the entire team from the most recent auction as close to the event as is reasonably possible and just let them talk through the whole experience.

School’s Out: Mandatory Fun Time!

Last week, the Diamond Mind team celebrated our First Annual ‘School’s Out! Mandatory Fun Time’ Employee Appreciation Day (SOMFT, for short).  We initially had lots of group games planned, complete …

PCI Compliance – The Challenge for Independent Schools

Independent schools are responsible for the security of credit card account data entered through their website, wherever the data is received or stored.  The standard to which they are held …

Tips for Hosting a Successful Auction – The Art of Asking for Donations

Whether you are new to the process or a finely groomed successor, we’ve gleaned several tips that we’ll be releasing over the summer, from those who have recently been in your position may serve you well.

The Ideal Payment Processing Environment for Schools

The ideal destination for a business officer is a streamlined, consolidated, cost-effective, and PCI-Compliant environment. The best way to start is with an optimal electronic payment infrastructure. It should meet all the …

Congratulations to Finalsite and Silverpoint on the Merger!

Finalsite and Silverpoint Diamond Mind expresses their sincere congratulations to Finalite and Silverpoint on their recent merger.  Our payment processing has been compatible with both company’s products for many years …

10 Good Years, the Next 10 Starts Now

The leading electronic payment provider to Independent Schools is excited to announce that 2013 will mark the 10 year anniversary for the company. Started in 2003 by Katherine Novikov, Diamond Mind, Inc has grown into one of the fastest growing payment service providers in the independent school industry.

The Next Generation Tuition Portal

Diamond Mind Inc., the recognized leader in electronic payment services for K-12 independent schools, today announced the official release of the Diamond Mind Electronic Payment Tuition Portal 5. Diamond Mind first introduced a turn-key web based payment option for schools in 2007. Five years of experience has evolved the company’s technology into a best practice portal in the industry.

It has never been easier, safer, and more convenient to begin accepting tuition payments by credit card …

Radio Interview with Diamond Mind CEO

Diamond Mind, Inc.’s, CEO, Katherine Novikov recently appeared as a guest on a radio talk show that highlights top CEOs in the DC metro area. Guest leaders on the show are researched, then selected to appear to discuss their leadership style and philosophy, their unique challenges and successes, and their methods for navigating their market sector during the present economic climate.