To clear up some of the common misconceptions and fake news surrounding automation, I’ve decided to write an eBook, or manifesto, if you like. Like any red-blooded American, I love a good old-fashioned conspiracy theory – you know, one where an important economic trend or historical event is the result of a secret plot carried out by a nameless, faceless group of high-ranking individuals with a nefarious agenda. Of course, we all know that employing rumors, fake news, or claims of conspiracy is a classic disinformation technique used to distract or dismay the masses.
One of the most common conspiracy theories touted by opponents of payment automation is that customers lose control in the process. However, automation provides more control over, and increased visibility into, the payment process. With a few clicks of the mouse, you can search for and retrieve invoice and payment information at any time and from anywhere you have access to the Internet.