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New CLIA Partnership with American Payment Solutions
Members will save money on credit card processing.
Published on 3/28/12


Sacramento, CA    The California Lodging Industry Association (CLIA) is pleased to announce  the endorsement of  American Payment Solution (APS) as the preferred payment processing provider.

We are extremely excited about endorsing APS. said Bobbie Singh-Allen, Executive Vice President/COO of the California Lodging Industry Association.  This new relationship will provide great service and a significant savings to all our membership, from the largest multiple property organization to the smallest single property owner/operator.   

David Ford, President of APS spoke about the advantages of the CLIA  APS partnership.  We believe so strongly in CLIA that we have agreed to process at wholesale pass-through pricing plus a small processing fee.  The processing fee will be no greater than 10 basis points and 10 cents per transaction. 

We encourage you to have a side by side analysis with your present processor to see the savings you will receive.  Please call Bev Kaftan, VP of Sales, 888-685-1900 x220 for a free analysis.


About APS

A leading credit card processor for over 10 years, APS offers the best rates in the industry; access to real-time reporting, state-of-the-art equipment, cash advances and much more.  Backing it up with 24/7 World Class Customer Service, APS is one of the few credit card processors in the industry with no hidden fees. It costs nothing to activate an account. For more information about their services navigate to


Headquartered in Sacramento, CLIA is a member lodging and hospitality industry association, providing legislative, educational, marketing, and profit-oriented programs for independent lodging owners and operators.


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