Lodge Cards are usually related to expenses revolving around travel. Lodge card numbers are lodged directly with the appointed travel management company for travel-related expenditure.
First Data Advantages
The First Data Lodge Card can help large corporate and government agencies to consolidate travel expenditures for contract and temporary staff without the need to reimburse cash or issue a corporate card. Lodge Cards provide your clients with increased control and efficiency through process automation.
- Support acceptance of Visa®, MasterCard® and American Express® cards globally
- Automation—Replace paper processes with electronic payment to reduce administrative costs
- Flexibility—Clients can define rules on fees, statements, balances
- Cashflow—The introduction of departmental cost codes and flexible billing to tie in with how they pay suppliers to enable better cash flow management
- Risk Control—Clients can take control of fraud management via behavioural scoring, as well as the imposition of limits on spending and exception monitoring
- Cost Saving—Vendor analysis tools that help you identify the best deal and the provision of VAT returns