BizQuiz: How should you let clients pay? (Question 1)

BizQuiz: How should you let clients pay? (Question 1)

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Nov 20, 2009
By dvm360.com staff

The economy is hurting some clients, and practice owners nationwide are wondering about options to the standard cash, check, or credit. Almost 90 percent of practice owners told us they hold post-dated checks for clients, but is that a good idea?

Test your payment-alternative acumen against the advice of Dr. Karl Salzsieder, JD, a consultant with Salzsieder Consulting and Legal Services in Longview, Wash. This quiz is adapted from this article.

1). Should you hold checks for clients?

A. Yes
B. No

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