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Invoicing Management & Merchant Services


Cater to Customers in This Swipe, Tap and Click World.

As a business owner in Southeast Texas, you know how important it is to make transactions as simple as possible for your customers. That's why we offer our business members the ability to create digital invoices and accept online payments. The best part is, it doesn't cost you anything!

Need help identifying a partner for credit card processing? No sweat - we've got you covered in that department also.


Autobooks Solutions

At Education First, your Business Checking Account offers a convenient solution for you to manage invoices and payments through our partnership with Autobooks. Autobooks provides two versions of payment processing software - a free version - or a monthly subscription that offers expanded capabilities. Take a look at the offerings to determine what solution is best for you. 

Need help getting started? View our Invoicing | Payment Solutions: How-To Guide here. 

Autobooks Basic Solution

Autobooks Basic Solution offers the following tools to keep payment processing on track. 
  • Manage & invoice payments.
  • Modify & manage Invoice and Payment settings.
  • Manage & track payments.
  • Accept payments directly inside Online Banking
  • Share Payment Form links & Manage Settings
  • Add and manage Customer & Product Lists.


Autobooks Complete Solution

Autobooks Full Solution  provides you with all the tools included in Basic Solutions, plus:
  • Categorize bank account transactions manually, or write automated rules to categorize them automatically.
  • Journal Entry (for cash transactions) and Budget tools to help keep you organized and on track.
  • Access to Customizable, Exportable Reports.
  • 60 Days free access, then $9.99 per month.

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Merchant Services

Cash might be king, but cards are the crown. Debit cards. Credit cards, Gift cards. Whatever your customers have in hand, you can process with our partners, ARK Processing Services.
ARK's cutting-edge technology delivers affordable worry-free processing, so you can focus on what matters - growing your business.
  • Point of Sale (POS) Systems
  • Smart Terminals
  • eCommerce Payments

Ready to Get Started? Fill out the form below and we'll be in touch. 

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