EMV Technology: Is Your Business Ready?

Is your business ready for the shift in liability that comes with the new EMV chip credit card technology?  If not, your business will be responsible for certain types of fraud.  Planning an EMV migration strategy should be a top priority for any small business who accepts credit card payments. 

Get the facts about the new technology from industry experts, and get the information you need to protect your business, at this workshop.  Speakers include:  Paul Mabardy, Merchant Services of Oklahoma, Inc. and David H. White, The Credit Card Guy. 

Summer of Encore Mentoring

Partners AARP, SBA and REI Women’s Business Center come together to present Encore Entrepreneurship - For 50+ individuals to empower them to use their experience, knowledge and skills to become business owners and job creators.


August 6th, 2015
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Hardesty Regional Library
8613 E. 93rd Street


Register online


Launch Your Business!

Open for Business

Presented by SCORE, REI & OkSBDC

Date: Wednesday February 4

Time: 8:30am – 12:00pm

Place: Sun Building, 10th Floor 
907 S Detroit



Entrepreneurship 101

Thinking of starting a business? 

Join REI Oklahoma for Entrepreneurship 101.

This informative workshop is a must for anyone interested in starting a small business or strengthening a new business!  The day will provide helpful information about the basics of business ownership in order to get your business off to the right start.

Topics to be covered include types of business structures, required permits and licenses, and reporting procedures for taxes as well as marketing on a budget. 


Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

8:15 am - 12:30 pm