Entries by James Miller

An ATM Business Can Save Your Marriage (It’s Not as Crazy as It Sounds)

The title statement may sound outlandish. But, consider these stats about gray divorce (divorce among couples over 50): Gray divorce has doubled since 1990. Gray divorce has increased by 700% since 1960. Those are startling numbers. And, it probably seems unlikely that an ATM business is the solution. But, if you look at why the […]

ATM Business Basics Part I: How ATMs Work

Running an ATM business is a relatively simple endeavor. However, there’s some ground level knowledge that you need to be a successful ATM owner. A big part of that knowledge base is how ATMs work. While you don’t need to be an ATM technician (you can always pay one to service your ATMs if you […]

1 Passive Income Idea That Will Get You Out of the Rat Race for Good

Let’s start by setting the record straight on passive income: no form of income is truly 100% passive. Any income stream requires that you invest some time, effort, and energy. Even income earned from interest on money sitting in the bank requires you to check the balance occasionally. What we really mean when we say […]

ATM Security and Fraud Prevention: How to Secure Your ATM

There was a time when ATM machines were targeted by criminals only for the cash inside. However, modern ATMs house something else that’s just as valuable as the cash: consumer data. An ATM doesn’t store any customer information. But, it does collect it and transmit consumer data. This presents a challenge for ATM owners, because they […]