May 10, 2021
New debit card features, Zapier integration, read-only API tokens, and more
April efforts bring May features: you can now print your company name on your physical debit card.*
Customize your card by going to your settings page and scrolling down to update your card name. Updating this setting will change it for your entire company, and any newly issued cards will have your company's name. A few things to note:
- The name on the card must be 25 characters or less
- If you order a new card, your card number will change
- This is just for physical cards, not virtual cards
Here's more news from Mercury
🔀 Zapier integration is live
You can now use Zapier to automate your workflows across apps. Connect tools like Slack, Gmail, and Stripe directly to your Mercury account activity to automate data entry, create custom notifications, and lots more.
To set it up, head to Zapier and log in or sign up, search for Mercury, and select your integration preferences.
🚀 Raise is back
Applications for our next round of Mercury Raise are now open. This round has even more investors, greater founder-to-founder connections, and in-depth advice from experts. Apply by May 18 with your pitch deck and a little information about your startup.
🌱 New perks
We’re continually growing our partner perks for both your startup & you. Take 6 months free of Zendesk (Suite & Sales CRM). Get a free Control Platform and more from Very Good Security. Buy luxury office furniture at up to 80% off with a 1-year free membership at Italic.
💻 New read-only API tokens
Cut a step out of your process: users with bookkeeper permissions can now generate read-only API tokens to pull info from the API themselves, such as transaction data to use for accounting purposes. Bookkeepers are still not able to move money in keeping with their existing permissions.
☕️ Series Tea
You may enjoy our recent chat with Waseem Daher (Pilot), and Colin Kennedy (Ramp). They spoke with Immad about all things startup acquisitions. Listen here.
🎙 Future of Fintech on Clubhouse
Join Future of Fintech on Clubhouse, every Tuesday at 6PT, with Immad and Sheel Mohnot (Better Tomorrow Ventures).
Catch up with recordings of past episodes. Here's a favorite on the future of B2B lending:
⏭️ What’s next?
Our Android app is steadily being built, we’re adding the ability to approve payments and transfers from our iOS app, and we’re expanding our integrations partnerships. Let us know of any tools or services you’d like to integrate with your Mercury account.
If you have any questions, or just want to say hi, send us a message at [email protected]. We always love to chat.
The Mercury Team
*The Mercury Debit Cards are issued by Choice Financial Group and Evolve Bank & Trust, Members FDIC, pursuant to licenses from Mastercard.