The Timely Help is a platform that brings people from our local communities to support the Local Businesses during the COVID-19 fallout. See the About Us page for more info.
There is no fee involved in adding your Local Business to our Business directory.
Your profile will include a unique link which can be shared on social media to direct people from your community to your page from where they can buy your gift cards easily
Currently, we are not planning to integrate with individual POS systems. Your TheTimelyHelp.com Account’s Dashboard page will provide a detailed summary of gift cards sold through our payment processing system at any point in time. You will also be able to download the Gift Card sales information. Each business can use these rosources for tracking the gift cards at their ends for their own accounting purpose.
The rules and regulations for gift cards vary from state to state and will be governed by the same. Generally, most restaurant gift cards cannot have an expiration date. if they do have an expiration date, it would have to be highlighted in front of the card
There have been recent guidelines around the accounting requirements for gift card sales. Please consult your accountant for additional details.
This is at the discretion of the vendor. Each enrolled business can define the terms and conditions of their e-Gift Card sales program while and after setting up their accounts. These rules defined by the enrolled business will be printed along with the gift card
This depends on the banking system adopted by businesses. Usually, the money can be deposited in the bank anytime between 3 to 14 business days.
We’re actively expanding our efforts to give back to the Local Businesses through new funding methods, partnerships, content, and features on this site. There are many ways you could get involved. Here are a few ideas
We’re a bunch of friends who got together to help our Local Businesses and are pouring in money from our savings to fund this platform. We are not charging any fee to the businesses for creating this platform for them. We can take your donations and tips which will help us move faster and spread the word and help more and more businesses. However, we encourage you to prioritize purchase gift cards at your favorite Local Businesses to provide the funds to them over giving any tips or donations to us.
Show your support for the Local Business by sharing about The Timely Help’s platform on social media, among your community and with your friends and family. You can motivate them to but e-Gift Cards for their favorite Local Businesses.