Plaid Lawsuit? 5 Ways Your Giving System Should Protect Your Givers’ Data

Plaid Lawsuit? 5 Ways Your Giving System Should Protect Your Givers' Data The Plaid lawsuit has heightened concerns that churches and givers have about the security of online giving. We have those same concerns! That’s why we created Vision2 to avoid headlines like these. More than ever, it’s important to make sure you offer secure online giving through an online…
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Can you spot the hidden cries for help in your church giving data?

Can You Spot the Hidden Cries for Help in Your Church Giving Data? Did you know that your church giving data can alert you to challenges and changes in your givers' lives? The church is a place of ministry and serving. But the larger a church grows, the harder it can be to keep eyes on the spiritual, emotional, familial…
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Don’t Let a Vendor Keep You From Switching to a Better Giving Solution

Don't Let a Vendor Keep You From Switching to a Better Giving Solution How do you know when it's time to leave your online giving vendor? Among other reasons, this one is pretty clear: WHEN THEY WON'T LET YOU. [This is part 11 of our 11 Commandments of Online Giving series. Download the guide or start the blog series here.]…
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6 Facts to Bring to Your Church Mobile App Discussion Meeting

6 Facts to Bring to Your Church Mobile App Discussion Meeting An important first step in an app discussion involves identifying expectations. What do you want to your mobile app to do for you? Naturally, you need to enable efficient mobile giving. And apps can be convenient and helpful for increasing engagement. But churches should get the facts before rushing…
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The App Among Church Apps: PocketPlatform

The App Among Church Apps: PocketPlatform For some time, we’ve been wary of church mobile apps (we wrote about it here, here, and here.) We had solid reasons for not jumping on the church app bandwagon. First, the cost. Second, the upkeep. And finally, the evidence of under-utilization by church members. We also knew that for most users, a mobile-friendly…
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Online Church Giving Apps: 4 Burning Questions to Ask

Online Church Giving Apps: 4 Burning Questions to Ask Wondering if online church giving apps are right for your church? Start with these 4 questions: What is an online church giving app? Though people often use the following terms interchangeably, the phrase "online church giving app" can refer to three different things: Mobile giving app intended primarily for giving on…
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Church Apps: Is Mobile Engagement Right for Your Members?

Do You Need a Mobile App for Outreach and Member Engagement? As more and more churches move to online tithing methods, church apps have become a hot topic. Are mobile church apps the answer to engaging members? Are they effective enough for outreach and member engagement to justify the effort and expense? Do they actually help to increase your giving?…
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