RPC Blog

Nov 24 2020

Accept payments on YOUR terms with RPC flexible payment options!

We know everyone chooses to invoice a little differently. Depending on the size and scale of an event, how far in advance the booking is, the needs of individual clients, and your business goals, you ...
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Nov 18 2020

We’ve got your back with chargebacks

If you’ve accepted credit card payments for a while, chances are you’ve heard about chargebacks (payment disputes). If you’re not familiar with the term, now is a great time to learn about a process that ...
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Nov 11 2020

Best holiday client gifts under $30

There’s no doubt that 2020 tested our patience, flexibility, and overall grit! But the good news is...we did it! If you’re like us and you want to spread a little extra holiday love to your ...
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Nov 2 2020

How do I invite my vendors or clients to RPC?

We are all familiar with the process of sending friend or connection requests (facebook, instagram, snapchat, linkedin, the list goes on...) in order to send/receive messages or view someone’s profile information. RPC works the same ...
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Oct 22 2020

I just signed up, now what?

Cue the confetti! You just joined the newest, fastest growing wedding and event platform in the biz! We’re THRILLED to have you. But now that you signed up, you’re probably wondering, where do I start? ...
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Sep 24 2020

Why RPC is the best small business management platform for the wedding and event industry

There are more business management software systems now than ever before! Systems that make bold claims about streamlining workflows and saving time and money. Systems that are tailored to specific professions like photographers, DJ’s, and ...
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Sep 17 2020

10 things you need to be doing when business is slow

It’s safe to say that 2020 has thrown us all for a loop. There is no way we could have predicted or fully prepared for a worldwide pandemic. But with most events being cancelled or ...
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Aug 31 2020

Nervous about accepting electronic payments?

We get it, change is hard. But change is also good. And our clients are changing at extremely rapid rates - hello, Millennials and Gen Z!  So we must also evolve and adjust to the new, ...
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Aug 28 2020

A look ahead, RPC rollouts

We are not shy about asking for feedback, reworking a feature that didn’t land like we’d hoped, or bringing an innovation the event industry hasn’t seen before! We are proud to be ever-changing and evolving. ...
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Aug 26 2020

Tips for managing a flaky client

We all know too well the client who loses emails, forgets to sign contracts, doesn't have checks to make a payment, etc. Gone are the days of babysitting these clients.  Enter RPC - taking the client ...
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Aug 24 2020

Payment methods that will cost your business big time

All business owners want to offer their clients multiple payment options to ensure everyone has a convenient, secure, and easy way to pay. But some payment methods have negative implications for your business that might ...
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Aug 12 2020

Creating and sending invoices on Rock Paper Coin is EASY

We use the words “simple” and “easy” a lot. “Simple is best.” “We simplify the paperwork”. “Easy way to process contracts and invoices.” And when we’re feeling extra feisty, we throw in “easy peasy.” But ...
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Jul 30 2020

Now is the time for a tech audit of your business

We know the word ‘audit’ causes most creatives to cringe but with the COVID-19 crisis - and the changes its forced event businesses to make - there is no room for error with our tech ...
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Jul 15 2020

You asked. We listened.

It’s important to us that we grow and evolve the RPC platform to be what our users want it to be. Sure, we have grand ideas and an exciting product roadmap laying out new features ...
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Jul 2 2020

Take control of your email

6 email tips that you should start following now! Emails are more important now than ever. With face to face meetings cancelled for the foreseeable future, written and virtual communication are our only methods for ...
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Jun 4 2020

Women-led companies are good for business

Rock Paper Coin is extremely proud to be women-owned and led! Sadly, in the tech industry, only 5% of startups are owned by women. And even more shocking is the lack of racial diversity. According ...
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May 18 2020

Keep the kids busy during quarantine!

Running out of ways to entertain the kiddos at home? We’ve got 6 fun and easy ideas to keep them busy and learning new things! 1. Do a virtual trip to the zoo Many zoos ...
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May 8 2020

Favorite celebrity mom quotes in honor of Mother’s Day!

A lot of the advice spinning around in our heads - and likely our subconscious - is stuff we heard from our moms. We want to celebrate Mother’s Day by sharing some uplifting advice and ...
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Apr 30 2020

Rock Paper Coin in the news!

With businesses closed and social distancing still in full-swing, the RPC team is focusing on creative ways to stay connected with the event community we love. We are joining forces with event organizations and industry ...
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Apr 14 2020

5 ways RPC can help your business during the COVID crisis

In these current, uncertain times, it’s more important than ever to know where every dollar is going - and to make the most of your booked services. While it's not exactly a fun task, industry ...
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home desk

Apr 6 2020

5 tips the RPC Team has for working from home

The work from home life has its share of positives - sleeping a little later, sporting activewear (or let’s be real, pajamas) the entire day, doing a few loads of laundry in-between calls or meetings, ...
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Mar 25 2020

Top 10 podcasts the Rock Paper Coin Team is binge-listening to!

Many of us have found ourselves working from home during the COVID-19 crisis. We hope you and your families are staying healthy and getting extra rest. But we know working from home - amidst the ...
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Mar 19 2020

Getting through the COVID-19 crisis together

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 outbreak is causing devastating impacts on our health, economy, and everyday lives. With cases on the rise, travel bans, event cancellations, business and school closures, and increasingly bare ...
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Mar 11 2020

Why you should think twice about accepting check payments

Checks have been a common form of payment since the early 20th century. They were originally introduced to eliminate the need for carrying large sums of money. And while they are still in use by ...
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Mar 2 2020

Looking back. Our first six months

Thank you for checking out the RPC blog! We thought it would be fitting to make our initial post an update of our first months. We officially launched our platform in September and my, have ...
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