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Benefits of Becoming C-TPAT Certified
If you move goods across the U.S. border, you’ve probably heard of the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program. C-TPAT was put in place by U.S....
Updating Beneficiaries is Important
Avoid Fraud & Bounced Payments As your expert partner in global payments and risk management, GreenShootsFX strives to always get your money where you need...
New To Exporting
Five Tips for New Exporters There are about 32 million businesses in the United States. But just a tiny fraction of them were exporters in...
Trade Based Money Laundering
What is Trade-Based Money Laundering? Money laundering is the movement of illicit proceeds procured through criminal activity in an attempt to “clean” or disguise the...
Market Orders 101
The basic idea of market orders is simple. You choose a desired exchange rate between any two currencies, and place a buy or sell order....
What Is A Multi-Currency Account
…and what are the benefits? 2022 has already shown a large amount of FX rate volatility and this should cause many businesses to look for...
Reduce Exchange Rate Risk
Running an international business means you’ll always be subject to foreign exchange (FX) rate risk, even if you’re transacting in your home currency. Any time...
Now is a good time to expand globally
The COVID-19 pandemic damaged the global economy from the start. But remember: the virus’ varied impact means the economic pain is not evenly distributed geographically....
Building Sustainable Supply Chains in Europe
China and other Asian markets have experienced massive growth in recent decades, but the European Union remains a huge market. In 2019, total U.S. trade...