Merchant Advocate

Business Solutions Partner
Merchant Advocate
Merchant Advocate

Merchant Advocate helps businesses lower the cost of accepting credit cards, WITHOUT SWITCHING PROCESSORS. Their team of analysts will perform a FREE analysis of your statement to uncover any hidden fees, coding errors or inflated rates. Merchant Advocate will negotiate on your behalf to eliminate those fees and monitor your account every month to ensure you keep saving. There are no upfront costs and no obligation.

Meet Our Team

Steven Pishko

As a passionate advocate for his clients, Steven prides himself on driving awareness and transparency in the Merchant Services Industry. He joined Merchant Advocate in 2017, after spending most of his career working as a consultant in the medical real estate financing industry. As one of the sales team leads for Merchant Advocate, Steven uses a hands-on consultative approach to drive strategic execution and create long-lasting relationships with his clients. In addition to his role as Business Development Director, Steven is actively involved with multiple state and national associations in healthcare.

Steven graduated from The University of Florida with a BS in Exercise and Sports Sciences and from Florida State University with a BA in Sports Administration. Steven currently coaches age-group competitive swimmers and can be found spending his non-working hours either working in the garden with his wife, or seeking outdoor adventures with his two beautiful children.

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Learn About Our Services

Merchant Advocate has helped their clients save over $100 million in excess fees and hidden costs. Through their intensive Analyze, Adjust, and Audit process, they can help put money back in your pocket.

Analyze - Review statements at NO charge to uncover hidden fees and inflated rates

Adjust - Negotiate with the processors on your behalf to reduce your rates and eliminate hidden fees

Audit - Regularly monitor your statements to watch for rising rates and additional fees

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