By Tom Hawkins
Ken Givens, a financial consultant, was the speaker for the Groesbeck Lions Club at its meeting Wednesday, May 11.
Givens, who now lives on Lake Limestone, is also a new member of the Groesbeck Lions Club.
Givens is a consultant for businesses and non-profits to increase sales, cash flow, and avoid loses with their payment systems. Since 1995, Givens has provided payment processing tools and methods to thousands of organizations throughout the United States. His company, U. S. Merchant Payment Solutions LLC. Operates offices in Waco and Austin, with affiliates in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Odessa/Midland, Los Angels, Oklahoma City, El Paso, and Ruidoso, N.M.
Givens is a registered PCI (payment card industry) consultant for financial institutions and provides processing services for Visa/MasterCard/American Express. He also teaches continuing education classes on card security to numerous groups.